1. words and expressions
kind, principal, university student, young, strict, smart, active, funny etc.
2. sentence structure
who’s your principal?
is she young?
is he strict?
no, she’s old. she’s very kind.
who’s that man?
he’s our new principal. his name is liu guoqiang.
no, please call me guoqiang or mr. liu.
ii. difficult point
1.grasp the new words such as principal, university student, strict, smart and active
2.pronounce the following words: university, principal and strict
3.sing the chant on page 7
the difference of addressing between china and western countries
iv. teaching aid
blackboard, teaching cards, tape, recorder
1. pre-task preparation
1) let’s chant
t: first, listen to the tape; then, answer the following questions. “what’s mrs. heart like?” “what’s mr. rice like?”
2) free talk
t: who’s your chinese teacher? is she/he young? kind? strict? active? smart? tall? short? thin? fat? strong? …
who’s your principal?
2. while-task procedure
1) listen to the tape and answer the following questions.
“who’s the principal?”(miss lin) “what’s she like?” (old & kind)
2) listen to the tape and read after it
use teaching cards to practice new words and help them to memorize the difficult words such as principal and university
4) pair work
t: if the man in the 2nd picture is mr. wang, he is your math teacher,
3rd mr. zhao chinese
4th mr. li science
5th miss zhangenglish
make a dialogue with your partner.
s1: who’s your … teacher?
s2: mr. / mrs. / miss …
s1: is he/ she …?
s2: yes / no, he/ she is …
5) ask some pairs to present
3. post-task activities
1) good to know (p12)
t: you know, our principal is lin dazhi. now, if you meet him on the campus, what would you call him?
ss: principal lin? lin principal?
t: no, this is the chinese way of addressing. western people address in another way. find the answer in the dialogue on page 12. if you’re in western countries now, your principal is liu guoqiang. what would you call him?
ss: mr. liu or guoqiang.
t: yes, but no mr. guoqiang.
2) read and speak
hello, everyone, we have a new principal. his name is wang dapeng. we can call him mr. wang or dapeng. he is my math teacher. he is tall and thin. he is old, but he’s very funny. he has small eyes, a big nose and a big mouth. he is very kind, too. we all like him.