The Subject of the Lesson: Appearance and
Objectives of the Lesson:
* to practice the vocabulary related to the
* to foster the desire to use words and structures learned in communication;
* to develop four types of students’ language skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking;
* to train usage of prefixes with negative meaning
the students will be able:
* to use lexical and grammar structures speaking on the topic of the lemon;
* to (lanai): people’s appearance and character;
* to analyze, generalize and compare. the
main idea of the material;
* to use prefixes with negative meaning
I. Starting point. Warming-up Activity
Children! We’ve got a letter from an English
pen-friend Jack Foster. He wants to have a pen-
friend in this country, Ukraine. Let us read this
Dear Boys and Girls,
I live in London with my family: my parents and
my sister Jane, aged 4. I have a grandmother and
a grandfather. They are pensioners. Our family
is friendly and happy.
I’m 13 years old. I am tall and thin. I am a grey-
eyed boy. My face is oval. My hair is fair and
short. I usually wear jeans and trainers, so I love
sports. My favorite is basketball. I also enjoy rid-
ing my bicycle.
I want to have a pen-friend from your country,
Ukraine. Please, write to me about yourselves,
your school, your hobbies.
What kind of boy is Jack? Can you describe his
appearance? Can you guess what i his character is?
Pl. He is tall and thin.
P2. He is a grey-eyed boy.
P3. He is 13.
P4. His hair is fair and short.
P5. His face is oval.
P6. He’s sporty, because he plays basketball.
P7. He’s caring and friendly.
ll. Main part 1
So, thank you for your answers and I think
you’ve already guessed that the theme of today’s lesson is “Appearance and Character”.
Our next task will include reading the sentences
with descriptions of some people. You are to
think about each of them and complete the following sentences choosing one of the adjectives given in the box.
cool - stupid - friendly
lazy - selfish - sweet
rude - shy – sporty
1. He never gets angry nervous, doesn’t lose
his hand even in a difficult situation. He is__
2. She doesn’t like to work. She just sits and
Watches TV. She is so___
3. She is sincere, she always smiles and talks to
4. He doesn’t know anything. And he doesn’t
want to study. He’s___
5. She really cares about Other people. She’s always helpful. I find her very___
6. He plays football, basketball, tennis and
rugby. He also goes jogging every morning.
He is really very___
Keys: 1 cool, 2 lazy, 3 sweet, 4 stupid, 5 friendly,6 sporty.
Your task is to listen to the text about a man and
try to draw him in detail on a sheet of paper.
Each group will get a set of color pencils to make
real photos. The picture which will depict the
man better will bring the victory to the team.
Word list on the blackboard:
View of life – отношение к жизни
Bow tie - «6a6oчка»
Tuxedo – смокинг
Irresistible – непревзойденный
Complexion - цвет лица
Hazel - кари
Bushy – кустистые, густые
Inky – смолистые черные
Description of a man
Ken Wilson is a kind of person everybody likes.
He enjoys other people’s company always taking
a positive view of life. Almost everyone finds him
charming and tactful. But together with being
energetic and communicative he is really handsome, neat and always elegant. Wearing a suit or tuxedo with a bow tie and a snowy white shirt
Ken is irresistible. He is quite tall and has a strong slim figure. Ken has a lovely fresh complexion, full lips and straight nose. Ken’s eyebrows are a bit bushy, but they underline his unusual deep hazel eyes. The most attractive feature in his appearance is his inky curly hair.
I’m always really happy to meet this good-looking and well-built man.
III. Summing up
IV. Home assignment
Do you remember the letter we were reading at the beginning of the lesson? "It was about a boy who wanted to get a pen-friend from Ukraine. So I think it would be really great if you write him back telling about yourselves. Your home
task is to compose a letter to a pen friend according to the example. The letter should include general information about yourselves (size and build), clothes you usually wear, the color of your hair and the hairdo, something special in your appearance and character, and finally your likes and dislikes.