THEME – GRAMMATICAL ACCURACY
PREVIOUS LESSON – Exam Questions – Second Term Examination English Studies Primary 3 (Basic 3) Link
TOPIC – EXPRESSING FUTURE ACTIONS IN THE NEGATIVE
By the end of the lesson, most pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and should be able to –
1. make correct sentences in the simple future tense, and
2. respond correctly to interrogative sentences using contracted forms of “will” and “shall”.
The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:
1. Sentence strips
2. Course book
3. Other supplementary resources like newspapers or magazines.
METHOD OF TEACHING
Choose a suitable and appropriate methods for the lessons.
Note – Irrespective of choosing methods of teaching, always introduce an activities that will arouse pupil’s interest or lead them to the lessons.
1. Scheme of Work
2. 9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum
3. Course Book
4. All Relevant Material
5. Online Information
CONTENT OF THE LESSON
EXPRESSING FUTURE ACTIONS IN THE NEGATIVE
The simple future tense is used to describe an action or event which is yet to take place. This action can be positive or negative.
Negative action in the simple future tense have the following structure –
1. We will be going to church next Sunday.
- We will not be going to church next Sunday.
2. Mummy, will we eat rice today?
3. I will write to her.
4. He will come.
Expressing future actions in the negative –
1. We will be waiting for them.
2. He will be writing a story.
3. They will be visiting us next month.
4. They shall be helping us.
To deliver the lesson, the teacher adopts the following steps:
1. To introduce the lesson, the teacher revises the previous lesson. Based on this, he/she asks the pupils some questions;
2. Teacher explains and demonstrates what future action is.
Pupil’s Activities – Pupils listen to the teacher’s explanation.
3. Teacher gives examples and asks questions in the future tense.
Pupil’s Activities – Give examples themselves. Ask and answer teacher’s questions.
4. Summarizes the lesson on the board.
Pupil’s Activities – Copy as the teacher writes.
To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson.
Ask pupils to:
1. use future actions in the negative through sentence construction.
2. respond correctly to interrogative sentences using contracted forms of “will” and “shall “.