Unit 3 Life in the future
Q: How do you usually go to school?
Means of transportation
The time machine can bring you to the future.
1. Make a list of the problems human beings are facing today.
problems the earth is facing: white pollution
Read the passage and then answer the questions.
1. Why did Li Qiang have the chance to travel to the year AD 3008?
2.How did he feel when he left his own time? 3.How did he feel when he was in the capsule? 4.Who guided his trip? 5.Why did his guide give him some tablets? 6.Who transported them to the future?
1.Why did Li Qiang have the chance to travel to the year AD3008?
He had won a prize of a future tour. 2.How did he feel when he left his own time? Anxious. 3.How did he feel when he was in the capsule?
4.Who guided his trip?
His friend Wang Ping.
5.Why did his guide give him some tablets?
The tablets could help him feel less nervous and uncertain. 6.Who transported them to the future?
Wang Ping’s parents’ company.
Judge whether the following statements are true or false
1.In the year AD 3008,the air in private houses
was poor quality.
2.Hovering carriages were a fast means of transport, and people could fly in them in every direction. 3. Wang Ping suffered from
“jet lag” when he traveled to the year AD 3008.
? Now try to find out what happened
to Li Qiang before, during and after the journey.
Before the journey
Li Qiang felt nervous and ______ uncertain at first, as a ________ result he suffered from time lag _______. Li was transported safely into the future time capsule in a ________________.
At first, his new surroundings tolerate were difficult to_____________, lack Li was hit by the _____ of fresh air and his head _________. ached.
During the journey(1) During the journey(2)
After the journey
Arriving home, Li was ______ into a large showed bright, clean room with green a ______ wall, a brown soft _____ floor and _____ lighting.
Explanation: 1.Well-known for their expertise, his parents’ company, called “ Future Tours” , transported me safely into the future in a capsule.
2.However, I lost sight of Wang Ping when we reached what looked like a large market because of too many carriages flying by in all directions.
Did you do anything bad for the environment in your daily life?
What should you do to make our world more beautiful ?
Useful expressions 1.handkerchief 手帕 2.plastic bag 塑料袋 3.recycle 再利用 4.solar energy 太阳能 5.chewing gum 口香糖 6.battery 电池 7.one-off chopsticks 方便筷
1.Using the handkerchief instead of the paper napkin.
2.Using paper bags instead of plastic bags.
3. Don’t use one-off chopsticks. 4. Go to work/school on foot or by bike not by car.
5. Throw cans, bottles, paper and plastic into the dustbin. ……..
1.Review the key sentences in the text. 2. Review the new words of Unit 3 and get ready for the dictation.