by Pan Lingwei
by Pan Lingwei
warn us not to … / w?:n / keep sth.from…
Activity 1 Listen and Write (A1 on P72) Public signs ★Are used in public places bright in colours ★Often (1) _________ pictures on them ★Often have (2) _________ ★Help explain things and give us useful information way →Help us find our (3) _______ places around us →Tell us about the (4) _______ safe → Keep us(5) _________ from danger not to do → Warn us (6) _____________ something
Where can you see them?
Activity 2 Listen and Write (A2 on P72) Where can you see the public signs? Sign Meaning Usually seen places like hospitals in(1)__________________
places like museums No photos in(2)__________________
the street in(3)__________________
public places like parks in(4)__________________
Activity 3 Read and Write (A3 on P73) Public signs We can see different public signs in places like (1) _________, hospitals (2) __________ museums , streets and (3) parks They are often bright in colours and _______. have (4) ________ pictures on them. Public signs help (5)________ explain things. Most of them give us (6)_______ useful information. They help us (7) ____________ find our way tell us about the (8) _______________, places around us keep us (9)_______________ safe from danger and warn us (10)___________________. not to do something
Here are some examples:
(11)_________________ No littering (12)_________________ No photos (13)_________________ No smoking
(14)_________________ No parking
Activity 4 Practice It’s time for us to say something about the signs.
1. 2. 3. 4.
No fireworks No swimming
No phone call No pets
It says… We can see it …
Activity 5 Listen and find out the answers
Speak up: Please don’t take photos.
1.Where are Amy and Shirley? They are in an art museum. 2.What does Amy want to do? She wants to take a photo of a famous painting. 3.What else does Amy tell Shirley? They should not shout in the museum.
Activity 6 Make up a new dialogue A: Can we …? B: I’m afraid not. A: Why not? B: Look at the sign. It says… We shouldn’t … A: Oh I see. /Sorry, I didn’t notice that sign just now.
Try to work in groups of four and design a public sign with your group members.
1. Search more public signs after class. 2. Take notes and make up a new dialogue about warning others not to do something in some places.