Unit 7 where would you like to visit? Section A1a – 2c Go for it J9 T: Where would you like to go on vacation? S: I would like to go to Shanghai . T: Why? S: Because I like exciting vacations. Write adjectives to describe the vacations .use adjectives from the box and other adjectives you know. Vacation 1 Vacation 2 beautiful relaxing relaxing tiring dangerous educational peaceful fascinating interesting fun boring thrilling exciting 西湖 T: Where would you like to visit? S: I’d love to visit Hangzhou. T: Why? S: Because I’d like to visit somewhere beautiful. T: Where would you like to 云南 visit? S: I hope to go to Yunnan. T: Why? S: Because I like places where the weather is always warm. 西安 海南 黄山 Where would you like to visit? Why? Look at the pictures and practice the conversations with your partner. Listen and number these statements in the order that you hear them. _______ I love places where the people are really friendly. _______ I hope to see Niagara Falls some day. _______ I like places where the weather is always warm. _______ I hope to visit Hawaii one day. Where would you like to visit? I‘d like to visit somewhere relaxing. I hope to go to France some day. I ‘d love to visit Mexico. Practice the conversation below . Then make new conversation with the information in the box. A: where would you like to go, Hong Kong / very crowed / interesting Kathy? / great entertainment B: I’d like to go to Kunming. Mexico City / relaxing / exciting / lots A: Isn’t it supposed to be very to do hot? New / York / touristy / fascinating / B: Yes, it is. I’m only going to wonderful galleries pack light clothes. But Sydney / expensive / beautiful / Kunming is also beautiful, and fantastic beaches it has lots of wonderful sights. Think of a city you know. Make a list of things you Task 1 like and things you don’t like about the city. Then talk to your partner about it. City name Things you like Things you don’t like Find some information about the places you’d like to visit. Brainstorm a list of things that are important to you when you go on vacations. Section A 3a – section B 2c What is important to you when you go on vacation? Not too hot Near the ocean Have a lot to do TRAVEL SPOTLIGHT: PARIS What do you think of Paris? Read this newspaper article about Paris. Circle the things you like about visiting Paris. Underline the things you don’t like. Answer these questions after you read the article about Paris. 1. Where is Paris? 2. Are there any beaches? 3. What is the most famous sight in Paris? 4. Do Frenchmen speak English? 5. If you go to Paris, how will you visit the city? 6. What do you think of Paris? Make some sentences using these phrases. consider doing the capital of 1. _______________________ one of 2. _______________________ in the world 3. _______________________ be convenient to do 4. _______________________ in general 5. _______________________ 6. _______________________ Jeff has a summer job at a travel agency. Listen to the conversation and number the pictures. Listen again and complete the chart. Write the answers to these questions. Then talk about them with your partner. A: Where would you like to visit? B: I’d like to visit Holland. 1. Where would you like to visit? A: Why do you want to go there? _______________________ B: … 2. Why do you want to go there? _______________________ 3. What would you do there? _______________________ 4. Where don’t you want to go? _______________________ 5. Why don’t you want to go there? _______________________ Make a survey in your class to see what your Task 2 classmates want and don’t want for vacation. Then fill in the chart. wants doesn’t want Student A Student B Student C Choose the right word to fill in each blank. explore from provide offer surf private forest exotic 1. _______ is a kind of water sport. 2. The scientists from China _______ the Antarctic regions. 3. Maria is an ________ name. Where does she come from? 4. This is a ______ land, you can’t walk across it. 5. Thousands of old trees were lots in the _______fire. 6. I must ________ them an apology for not going to attend their get-gathering. 7. A plan began _______ in his mind. 8. The school ________ tents, but we must bring our own food. Section B 3a – Self check Do you travel alone or with others? Why? What do you think about a trip most ? Read the e-mail message to Ace Travel Agency. Then read the statements about the e-mail. Write “T” (for true), “F” (for false), or “DK” (for don’t know). 1. The person has a lot of money to spend on the vacation. ______ 2. The person wants to relax and do nothing on vacation. ______ 3. The person is a man. ______ 4. The person has children. ______ 5. The person likes to swim. ______ 6. The person wants to go to another country. ______ Imagine you work for Ace Travel Agency. Write an e-mail message to S.T. Zhang. Tell where you think he or she should go on vacation. Imagine you work for Ace Travel Agency. You Task 3 want to know what the ideal place for a school trip is. Make a survey using the words from the box and any other words. Then complete the chart. relaxing exciting educational beautiful cold hot crowded expensive an ideal place for Student A Student B Student C a school trip Qufu in Shandong The Great Wall in Beijing The Stone Forest in Yunnan Which of these places would you like to visit most? Write an article about why you would like to go there. Reading What’s your dream? My dream is to walk on the moon. Read the article for three times, and then make up some more questions. Then answer these questions. 1. Why do some students want to start work as soon as possible? 2. What is important to students about the work they do? 3. What example is given of an impossible dream? 4. _____________________________________? 5. _____________________________________? 6. _____________________________________? 7. _____________________________________? Discuss the following questions in small groups with reference to the reading. 1. Is there anyone in the world who does not hope or dream? 2. Might the dreams of Chinese teenagers be different from others? 3. Can dream come true? I’d love to have my Write down a dream you own company one have. Share your day. thoughts with a friend who might help you see how you could achieve this dream. Together list I can achieve that: the small steps you could 1. by working hard at school to learn take to do so. as much as I can. 2. by finding out how successful people did it. 3. ___________________________. 4. ___________________________. 5. ___________________________.