Science and Nature

Conversational English Week 11

Before we start, what do all these animals have in common?

Objectives

  • Complete warm-up task on prepositional phrases
  • Match 4 collective nouns
  • Identify six animals from around the world
  • Discuss an area of scientific advancement
  • Examine the issues behind animal extinction
  • Read text aloud and understand its meaning
  • Explain/Identify the significance of the text

Warm-Up

Can you name their collective nouns?

Can you create some prepositional phrases using this topic?

Extinction Examination...

Watch this video and discuss the following:

  • What is happening to animals around the world?
  • Why do you think this is happening?
  • What can be done to prevent this?
  • Is anything being done to ensure the safety of wild animals?
  • What is your opinion?
  • How can you justify this? Do you have evidence? If not, where could you find some?

Does Science Have All the Answers?

Objectives... Achieved!

  • Complete warm-up task on prepositional phrases
  • Match 4 collective nouns
  • Identify six animals from around the world
  • Discuss an area of scientific advancement
  • Examine the issues behind animal extinction
  • Read text aloud and understand its meaning
  • Explain/Identify the significance of the text

Countdown Comments

3. Things you have learned

2. Words for your log

1. Aspect you were confused with