Unit 5 What were you doing when the rainstorm came?
The First Period: Section A (1a-1c, 2a-2d)
1. Talk about past events.
2. Learn to tell a story.
要求掌握以下句式： What were you doing when the rainstorm came?
I was doing my homework at home.
1）介词短语：in the library, in (my) house, on the street, at the bus stop
2）名词：rainstorm, umbrella, alarm
( 4 ) 动词和短语：begin, go off, pick up, wait for, miss the bus, take a hot shower, look for
Difficulties（难点）：过去进行时的正确使用及when 和while 的用法区别
1. Warm-up and revision（课堂热身和复习）
（1）Warm-up: New term greetings （新学期问候）
T: Nice to see you again, everyone! All of you look so well. Did you enjoy your summer vacation?
T: Can you tell me about your activities during the summer vacation? Give me some verb phrases, for example, “watch TV”.2
S1: I went shopping.
S2: I went to the movies.
S3: I went swimming.
T: Oh. What an interesting vacation! I am sure you enjoyed yourselves very much. Today, we’ll talk about the things you did last night.
(教师把“What were you doing at nine o’clock last night?” 板书在黑板上)
2. Lead-inT: Now, look at these pictures. What happened last night?