Unit 1 Good Friends
07级7班 Tan Jing
Good Friends 1. Lead in 2. Background information 3. Fast-reading 4.Careful-reading 5. Summery
1. Lead in
Lead in Listen to a letter, then answer: What can you learn from the letter ? The family treated their dog as a friend. What else can be our friends except human-beings and animals? A book, a pen, a dairy----anything you like
2. Background information
Tom Hanks (1956-): born in concord, California, a famous American actor of all times . His works: Splash, Forrest Gump, Philadelphia--Cast Away(漂流者)： Robert Zemickis （2000）
3.Fast-reading： Read the whole passage, then find out the main structure A. Introduction Para (1) Chuck’s accident B. Development(2-3) life on the island. C. Conclusion/ending(4) The lesson
4.Careful-reading Read the first paragraph----Who is Chuck ? What happens to him ? A busy businessman who crashes his plane and lands on an island Read the second and the third paragraph, then finish the exercise(3minutes)
First, let's enjoy the movie then discuss in groups – A. How does Chuck make friends with Wilson ?
a. Wilson is a birthday present. b. Talk to him when making fire. c. Share happiness and sorrow with Wilson d. Kicks Wilson away and find him e. Loses Wilson
B. Why is Wilson so important to Chuck ?
a. He treat Wilson as a good friend. b. Uses verbal expressions to promote his actions
c. To avoid feeling lonely
Read the last paragraph, then find out the topic sentence
The lesson we can learn from----is that friends are teachers
Then describe the ending of the film
Chuck is saved by a freighter .
What have we learned today
Watch the movie “Cast Away", and think---what are the main factors of Chuck’s successful escape from the island ?