北师大版《初中英语》七年级上册 Unit 1 Family
How many members are there in your family? Who are they?
Let’s welcome another family!
grandson granddaughter granddaughter
Work in pairs. Talk about the relationship between the people.
1. Tom/ Mary
Tom is Mary’s husband. Mary is Tom’s wife.
2. Mark/ Lisa
Mark is Lisa’s son. Lisa is Mark’s mother.
3. Betty/ Mary
Betty is Mary’s granddaughter. Mary is Betty’s grandmother.
4. Anna/ Betty
Anna is Betty’s cousin. Betty is Anna’s cousin.
5. Anna/ John
Anna is John’s daughter. John is Anna’s father.
6. Mark/ Tom
Mark is Tom’s grandson. Tom is Mark’s grandfather.
Read to find out who is speaking. Underline the key words. Write the names in the blanks.
My granddaughter Betty has a dog. His name is Sam. He’s old – about ten. My husband and I like Sam a lot. When we call him he runs to us.
My cousin Anna is the same age as me. I like her. She has a brother. His name is Mark. He’s fifteen. I like him, too.
My husband and I are doctors. Our daughter Betty doesn’t want to be a doctor. She likes to write, sing and dance.
My son and his wife have a daughter and a son. They live near us. My wife and I often visit them.
Read again. Make notes about the family members. Family members
Tom ＆ Mary
Kathy＆ Mike Anna Mark
Family members Tom ＆ Mary
Information Two granddaughters and a grandson; Live near their son
Finish the form by yourself.
Lisa＆John A son, a daughter; Live near parents
Family members Kathy＆ Mike
Information Doctors; Daughter Betty
Family members Anna
Information A brother; The same age as Betty
Family members Mark
Information A sister; fifteen
Family members Betty
Information The same age as Anna; A dog, Sam Write, sing and dance
Work in pairs.
Tell your partners about the family members with the help of the notes.
Tom ＆ Mary
Two granddaughters and a grandson; Live near their son
Let me tell you something about Tom and Mary. They have two granddaughters and one grandson. They live near their son.
Read the text aloud with the speaker.
Who is he / she?
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2 5 8
3 6 9
She has a brother. Betty is her cousin.
He is fifteen and he has a sister. His cousin Betty likes him very much.
She likes to write, sing and dance. She has a dog. Her parents are doctors.
He and his wife are doctors. He has a daughter and her name is Betty.
She and her husband are doctors. Her daughter is Betty.
He and his wife have a daughter and a son.
She and her husband have a daughter and a son.
His daughter Kathy is a doctor.
Her grandson Mark is fifteen and she likes him.
We are a happy family!
? Open your
envelope and find out who you are.
? Think about how to introduce yourself.
? For example: ? I’m the same age as my cousin Betty.