Lesson «A picnic day»

Шарифулина Л. Р., учитель английского языка16 Октября, 2013 13:59

Theme: «A picnic day»


  1. to  introduce grammar structure “Would you like…?”, teach vocabulary “Fruits and vegetables”, revise and practise previously taught vocabulary;
  2. to develop speaking, listening and reading skills;
  3. to arouse students interest in learning the English language by means of games.

Equipment and Handouts: computers, Power Point Presentation “A picnic day”, cards “Bingo” and “fish”, colouring pencils, tape recorder, worksheets.


I.      Greeting. Presentation of theme

II.      Warm up

  • Speaking

III.      Checking home task

  • Flash game “At the supermarket”

IV.      Pre-task

  • Presentation of vocabulary
  • Training of vocabulary

V.      Review of grammar

  • Exercise “Yes or No”

VI.      Let’s sing

  • A song “I like the flowers”

VII.      Follow up

  • Pre-listening
  • Listening

VIII.      Summing up

  • Game “Fishing bingo”

IX.      Evaluation “Test”

X.      Explanation of the home task

Lesson procedure

I.                   Greeting

T: Good morning, children and our dear teachers. Sit down please. Children let’s sing a song “The sun wakes up.” and greet our guests. Click on ‘sun’ and let’s start.

  • Presentation of theme “Invitation”

Ss find English equivalent for Russian words and open a picture “Picnic”

T: There is a letter for you. Let open it. Find words and read a letter.

Ss read the letter.

T: Children, Emma, Ned, Jill, Becky and Sam, from Clifton invite us for a picnic. Let’s go to a picnic.

II.                Warm up

  • Speaking “Planning”

T: Children tell me please what are you going to wear, take for a picnic? And what are you going to eat? Fill the sentences with your answers.

I am going to wear… (clothes)

I am going to take… (things)

I am going to eat… (food, fruits, vegetable)

I am going to go by… (transport)

III.             Checking home task

  • Flash game “At the supermarket” (Review of grammar: Short answers “Is there/Are there?”)

T:  And now let’s go to the supermarket. Here’s the supermarket. Read the shopping list. Are there things on the shopping list? Click the red square and let’s play a flash game.

Shopping list:












Is there any fish on the shopping list? Yes, there is.

Are there any potatoes on the shopping list? Yes, there are.

Are there any strawberries on the shopping list? No, there aren’t.

Is there any milk on the shopping list? Yes, there is.

Are there any biscuits on the shopping list? Yes, there are.

Is there any bread on the shopping list? Yes, there is.

Are there any tomatoes on the shopping list? No, there aren’t.

IV.             Pre-task

  • Presentation of vocabulary “At the market”

Ss look at the slides and name fruits and vegetables and colour new words with colouring pencils.

T: Children, look at the table with words. We’re going to the market. Take your colouring pencils, they will help us. Name the fruits and vegetables. If you see new word colour it on your paper.

Ss read the words.

T: let’s read new words with me.


[‘æpl] яблоко


[‘melәn] дыня




[bә’na:nә] банан








[‘lemәn] лимон


[plΛm] слива


[bi:n] фасоль




[‘eiprikt] абрикос


[‘pΛmpkin] тыква


[‘greipfru:t] грейпфрут





[‘pepә] перец


[‘painæpl] ананас

kiwi fruit

[‘ki:wi:fru:t] киви


[‘Λnjәn] лук


[‘t∫eri] вишня


[tә’ma:tәu] помидор


[k:n] кукуруза


[peә] груша


[pә’teitәu] картофель




[greips] виноград


[‘kærәt] морковь



Ss say the words in English.

T: Children, say name these words in English.

  • Training of vocabulary.

Ss read and find vegetables.

Answers: potato/carrot/pumpkin/onion/pepper/cucumber/peas/tomato.

Ss read and find fruits.

Answers: plum/watermelon/orange/strawberry/grapefruit/apricot/apple/pineapple.

Ss fill in the blanks

T: Children click on the letters and check you spelling,

Answers: pepper /corn/grapefruit/pineapple/cherry/pear/plum/apricot/kiwi fruit/cucumber/beans.

V.                Review of grammar “At the park.”

  • Game “Set the table for picnic” (Review grammar “There is/are”)

Ss say the sentences in English and find the answer on the picture.

T: Children, we’re at the park. Let’s set the table for a picnic.


There is a watermelon.

There is some ice cream.

There are some sandwiches.

There are some strawberries.

There is some orange juice.

There are some bananas.

There is some salad.

  • Grammar “is/are/isn’t/aren’t/some/any”

There ______   _______  milk. (is, some)

There ______   ________ oranges.(are, some)

There ______   ______  milk. (isn’t, any)

There _________   ______ oranges. (aren’t, any)

____ there ________ cheese? (Is, any)

____ there _______ potatoes? (Are, any)

  • Exercise “Yes or No” (Grammar “is/are/isn’t/aren’t/some/any”)

T: Let’s do an exercise and check our grammar.


Is there any orange juice?

There are some sandwiches.

There isn’t any milk.

There aren’t any potatoes.

There are some strawberries.

Is there any ice cream?

There is some salad.

VI.             Let’s sing

Ss sing a song “I Love the Flowers”

VII.          Follow up “Picnic”

  • Pre-listening (Grammar structure “Would you like some…?”)

Ss look at the picture and listen to the dialogues.

T: Children, look at the picture and tell me who they are? Let’s listen to the dialogue.

Ss look through the picture and find sentences with structure “Would you like some…?”; “I’d like…”

T: Look at the sentences and find them on the picture and read.


Would you like some sandwiches?

Would you like some melon?

I’d like some strawberries.

I’d like some sandwiches.

Would you like some ice cream?

I’d like some lettuce and tomatoes.

  • Listening

SS listen to the text twice and match questions and answers and number the sentences.

T: Listen to the track again and put numbers on your pictures.

Ss check their answers. Ss look at the slides and choose the answers.

T: Let’s check your answer. Read the question and click your answer. Say whether this is right or wrong.

VIII.       Summing up “Let’s play”

  • Game “Fishing bingo.”

T: Good job! Let’s go fishing. Take ‘a fishing rod’ and catch a fish. Tick all pictures on your bingo card and you may say “Bingo”

Cherry/apricot/corn/kiwi fruit/ pineapple/pepper/pear/onion/tomatoes/cucumber/grapefruit/plum.

IX.             Evaluation “Test”

  • Let’s do the test.

Ss do the test: choose the correct answer.

T: Let’s do the test and check your knowledge. Read the task carefully and choose the answers. You will get a mark.

X.                Explanation of the home task

WB: p57 ex 1 - Look at the pictures and write words. WB: p57 ex 2 - Write sentences.

Now the lesson is over. Thank you! Good bye!


Lesson «A picnic day»