Teaching the present continuous usually takes place after the present, past, and future simple forms have been introduced however, many books and curricula choose to introduce the present continuous immediately after the present simple this order can be confusing as students may have difficulties. Here is a fun present continuous game to play in class the students are divided into pairs and each pair is given a set of picture cards the students shuffle the cards and spread them out face down on the desk. Present progressive lesson plan using authentic material june 25, 2014 / 0 comments / in grammar lesson plan / by admin this tesol lesson plan uses a newspaper article to discuss current events and teach the present progressive. Grammar can be a difficult aspect of learning a different language through direct instruction and two activities, this lesson plan will explore the meaning of present continuous verb tense and. 15 fun activities for present simple/present continuous the best way of teaching the present tenses is to compare and contrast them these ideas will show you how to do the even more difficult task of combining them in practice activities, all of them done in simple and entertaining ways.
The use of the present continuous tense the present continuous is used to talk about actions happening at the time of speaking example: where is mary. Lesson plan phases of learning activities social form media/ materials aim of activity time (mins) warm up t starts a short conversation by asking ss how they are doing. The activity covers 'will' for predictions, 'going to' for future plans and intentions, present continuous for definite arrangements as well as the future perfect, future continuous and 'would like' in the activity, students practice asking and answering questions using a variety of future forms.
Present progressive lesson plan as your students start to master the simple tenses, it's time to go on to the progressive tenses the best place to start is with the present progressive. Use the present continuous tense to express their future arrangements 3 produce a written text (ie text message) about students’ own plans for the weekend/ vacation/ future plans 2 microsoft word - lesson plan_present progressive tense (junior secondary) author. This lesson plan is for a 45-minute lesson before attempting lesson in-class, discuss the lesson plan with your co-teacher and ask for other ideas/feedback add or substitute new words depending on individual lesson preferences and prior student knowledge. Learn all tenses easily in 30 minutes - present, past, future | simple, continuous, perfect - duration: 31:23 learn english lab 1,538,257 views.
The present continuous tense (sometimes referred to as the present progessive tense) is often used to talk about a continuing action, something happening now (or at the moment of speaking) it is also used in other situations, such as for temporary events, however, this lesson focuses on the present situation. To practice the present simple and present continuous tenses to teach / practice the vocabulary of sport to prepare the learners for stage 2 of the english for the games competition. Students use the present perfect continuous in a game based on jobs. Lesson plan #4424 teaching the present progressive using authentic pictures lessons free lesson plans search lesson plans teaching the present progressive using authentic pictures lesson objectives students will be able to use the present progressive to describe what they are doing at a specific moment in time. This elt lesson plan is designed around a moving short film by jacob frey titled the present and the theme of teenagers students practice adjectives related to character and teenagers, watch the start of a short films, write a narrative and discuss the film.
The teacher will relate that activity to present continuous tense ( 2 minutes) the teacher will ask what the students have known about present continuous tense( 7 minutes) the teacher will explain about the use, the formula and the example of present continuous tense by using power point ( 8 minutes. The movie introduces the present progressive negative as ben and his friends learn the museum rules in this lesson plan, adaptable for grades k-8, students play games using the negative form of the present progressive. The present continuous is one of the present tenses used in modern english, the others being the simple present and the emphatic present all of these can be employed in both the indicative and subjunctive moods.
Present continuous page 5 of 6 discussion study cont 1 minute cont t-s cont explain ‘fill-in the blank’ activity worksheet for use with “adverbs and actions in the present simple and present continuous tenses edition” (located in green “study worksheets” folder) students fill in the blanks to complete the action verb of each. When teaching the present continuous tense, one thing usually comes to mind this tense is taught for the first time to students who are complete beginners, and who have had exposure to a small quantity of verbs and vocabulary, so the examples you may give, or the practice itself, is rather limited. Present continuous speaking activity description after teaching your students present continuous, put them in pairs have one student sit with her back to the video screen, and the other student across from her, facing it. Description: lesson begins with some work on spelling with the present continuous tense a reading leads onto a role play in which students use the present continuous to ask and talk about future plans.