English 10 UNIT 8 NEW WAYS TO LEARN GETTING STARTED
REMEMBER THE WORDS
• Divide class into 2 groups : Group A and group B • There are some pictures related to electronic devices • You have 1 minute to remember these pictures without noting down. that one student from each group goes to the board and writes down • After your answers.
Time is over
New ways to learn Lesson 1 : Getting started
Learning with personal electronic devices
Task 1: Listen and read. Look at the picture, guess and answer some questions.
Task 1: Listen and read.
You are going to listen to a conversation between Hung, Phong and Lam. Now listen and read.
Task 2: Read the conversation again
Task 3: Work in group. Find the adjectives which describe the devices used as learning tools and discuss each word’s meaning.
a. exceptionally good
b. able to be moved easily
c. your own
d. of or relating to the present time or recent times
e. being of practical use
f. being complete and without weaknesses
g. having many small parts that control and direct a small electric 7. Digital
h. showing information by
i. superior in quality or egree
Task 4. Read the conversation again and answer the following questions. 1.What personal electronic devices are the speakers talking about?
They are talking about smartphones, laptops and computers. 2.What have these devices changed? They have changed the way we learn. 3.How do students use their smartphones for other things besides calls?
They use them to take photos or record their work, which can be shared later with class.
4.Why are laptops excellent learning tools? Because they can be used to store information, take notes, write essays and or calculations.
5.What does Phong do on his laptop? He does his assignments, projects and studies English.