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TASK 4: The Secret of the Stones




The Stone Age has many secrets for us. One of them is the mystery around Stonehenge, a very old monument in the South of England.





We are going to read an interesting book about it. 
Title: The Secret of the Stones
Author: Victoria Heward
Publisher: Vicens Vives, Black cat.
Grade: Starter, A1

When reading, it's very useful to write down the new words you learn. Use the following chart to register al the new words.

The secret of the stones: VOCABULARY


First of all we are going to read the dossier: Welcome to Stonehenge.
1- Listen to the text and follow the reading at the same time.
2- Do the comprehension questions (strategy 2-4)

Chapter 1: 
1- Listening to chapter 1 (no reading at the same time) and answer the questions in page 8.

2- Lectura compartida chapter 1

3- Do exercises 1, 2, 3, 4. lápices al centro. Copy the texts and sentences in your notebook. 

Chapter 2: 
Homework: read the chapter and do the comprehension questions.

Chapter 3: 
1- Before you read activities (strategy 1-4)
2- Listen and Read the text. 
3- Lectura compartida if time
4- Do comprehension questions: 1 individually and then check in groups; 2 & 6 in pairs (speaking), 3 individually (listening);  4 speaking big group.
5- Homework: ex 6 writing + before you read section chapter 4 (page 28)

Chapter 4:
1- Listen and read the text
2- Lectura compartida if time
3- Comprehension exercises: 1 (individually); ex 2 (strategy 2-4); speaking big group ex 3. 

Chapter 5: 
0- Before you read activity individually
1- Listen to the firs part of the chapter and do ex. 2 page 35
2- Listen and read the text of chapter 5
2- Lectura compartida if time
3- Comprehension exercises: 1 & 2 (individually); ex 3 (strategy 2-4);

Chapter 6:
1- Listen and read the text
2- Lectura compartida if time
3- Comprehension exercises: 1 & 2 (strategy 2-4) ex 3 listening (individually); ex 4 (strategy 1-4) ; speaking in pairs ex 5. 
4-Homework Chapter seven

Chapter 7:
1- Check homework
2- Listening page 53, ex 3
3- Writing in pairs page 54
4- Symbols Read and do ex 1 individually; ex 2 in pairs.
5. Homework Chapter 8

Chapter 9
o- Before you read activity
1- Listen and read
2- Comprehension questions: 1 & 2 individually. 3, 4 & 5 (strategy 2-4)
3- Speaking ex 6 if time

Chapter 10: 
1- Listen and read
2- Lápices al centro: activities, 1,2,3,4
3- Homework: after reading activities: 1, 2, 3, 4




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