Wednesday 25th march

 

https://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/short-stories/planet-earth#

Wednesday 25th

 

Hello children!

Welcome to this new virtual lesson for 5th Form.

Do you like visiting museums?

What museums have you visited?

Today we are going to visit a very special museum, the Planet Earth Museum. Are you ready for this new adventure? Ready, steady go…!!!

Planet Earth Museum 

Before we read/listen to the story, let’s check some vocabulary. What's the word?

Look at the pictures and write the word under them. (You can do this activity in your folders. You can also do this vocabulary activity online. Follow this link and click on PREPARATION:

https://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/short-stories/planet-earth)

 

Good job!

Now we are ready to listen to the story.

The children are visiting the Planet Earth Museum. What will they learn about our planet? Watch the video  below and find out!

 

You can also read and listen to the story if you download this PDF file.

https://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/sites/kids/files/attachment/short-stories-planet-earth-transcript.pdf

Did you enjoy the virtual tour of the Planet Earth Museum? Now, check your understanding of the story. Do the tasks below!

1- There are four sections in the museum, in what order do children visit each one of them? Write numbers 1 to 4 in the table below.

 

Oceans 

 

The Arctic

 

Rivers

 

Forests

 

 

2) Watch/Read the story again. Read the statements below and find the mistake, underline it and write the correct word in the column on the right. 

 

a. We destroy more than 36 football fields of oceans every minute. 

    forests

b. We throw away thousands of trees in plastic and card every day. 

 

c. A lot of the food we produce on land pollutes the oceans. 

 

d. Turtles mistake plastic bags for jellyfish and die when they see them. 

 

e. The fuel we use for energy makes the climate colder. 

 

f. As it gets warmer, the ice melts and the sea rises. The sea disappears. 

 

g. Farms and schools pollute the rivers with pesticides and chemicals. 

 

h. Every day we each flush about 50 litres of paper down the toilet. 

 

 

3) Write and draw! 

Imagine living in the green world at the end of the story. How do people respect nature? Create a poster. Draw a picture and write about this green world. Be ready to share your poster with the rest of the class. 

 

We will check the answers together next class! Take care! Have a great day!!

 

Fecha: 25/3/2020 | Creado por: Micaela
Categoria: Actividades con alumnos