My favorite subject is science.
1a Match the words with the pictures.
c 1. P.E. ___ 2. art ___ f 3. science ___ b 4. music ___ e 5. math ___ h 6. Chinese ___ d
7. geography __ a
g 8. history ___
1b Listen and circle the subjects you hear in 1a.
Practice the conversation with your partner. Then make your own conversations.
What’s your favorite subject?
My favorite subject is art.
2a Listen and put the conversation
2b Listen and match the subjects you hear with
a. fun b. interesting
1. art 2. science 3. music 4. P.E.
d. difficult e. relaxing
2c What do you think of the subjects
above? Make your own conversations using the words in 2b. —What’s your favorite subject? —Science. —Why do you like science? —Because it’s interesting.
What’s your My favorite favorite subject? subject is ____.
fun relaxing interesting
Why do you like _____?
Because it’s ________.
Read the conversation in 2d. Then fill in the blanks.
1. Bob’s favorite day is ________. Monday 2. Bob’s favorite subjects are ______________. P.E. and history 3. Bob’s P.E. teacher is _______. Mr. Hu 4. Frank’s favorite day is _______. Friday interesting 5. Bob thinks history is __________. 6. Frank thinks history is ________. boring
2d Role-play the conversation.
Frank: Hi, Bob. How’s your day? Bob: It’s OK. I like Monday because I have P.E. and history. They’re my favorite subjects. Frank: Who’s your P.E. teacher? Bob: Mr. Hu. He always plays games with us. Frank: That’s great! But why do you like history? It’s boring. Bob: Oh, I think history is interesting. What’s your favorite day? Frank: Friday. Bob: Why? Frank: Because the next day is Saturday! Bob: Haha! That’s for sure. I like Friday, too.
1. How’s your day?是正式场合朋友见面时的问候用
语，表示“今天过的如何？” 2. favorite是形容词，意为“最喜欢的，最喜爱的”。Favo rite美式，favourite为英式写法，相当于like … best。 3. have表示“有；拥有” ,还可以与其他名词搭配，表
示不同含义。eg：have a class/ lesson have breakfast /
lunch/ dinner have a soccer game have a rest have a
test have to 4.because用作连词，其后接从句，陈述原因或理由， 用于回答why提出的问题。eg：
— Why do you like P.E.?
— Because it’s relaxing.
5. play with sb.与某人玩某物，play意为“玩，玩耍
”. 6. That’s for sure表示完全赞同他人的观点，表示 “那是肯定的”、“确实是这样的”或 “完全没有 A: Mr. Wang’s 问题”。eg： English class is very interesting. B: That’s for sure. 7.because用作连词，其后接从句， 陈述原因或理由，用于回答why提 出的问题。eg：
— Why do you like P.E.?
— Because it’s relaxing.
疑问词 疑问代词 what who where 疑问副词 why when how how old how much
含义 什么 谁 在哪里 为什么 ________ 何时 怎么样
询问对象 对事物提问 对人提问 对 地点 提问 对原因提问 对 时间提问
Fill in the blanks with what, who, or why.
Why 1. A: _____ do you like history? B: Because it’s interesting. 答语为人物，上句应问 答语表示原因, 上句应问原因。 2. A: _____ likes math? Who “谁”。
B: Eric does. 3. A: What is your favorite subject? ______ B: My favorite subject is P.E. 4. A: Who is your science teacher? _____ B: My science teacher is Mr. Chen. 5. A: Why do you like art? _____ B: Because it’s fun.
答语为最喜欢的科目。 答语表示原因。 答语为人物, 故问 “谁”。
Write questions for the answers.
Why do you like history What’s your favorite subject When is his Chinese class What’s Mary’s favorite subject Who is your geography teacher
答语为because句，故问句询问原因 答语为科目，故问喜欢的科目 答语为课程的时间，故问时间
3c Interview three classmates and complete the
chart. Then tell your group about the results. Name Li Jingjing Favorite subject (What) music Reason (Why) It’s fun. Teacher (Who) Ms. Xie
A B C
P.E. geography math
relaxing Mr. Li interesting Mrs. Qin difficult Mr. Xu
A:What’s your favorite subject, Jingjing? B:Music. A:Whay do you like music? A:Who’s your musci teacher? B:Because it’s fun. B:Ms, Xie.
Li Jingjing’s favorite subject is
music. She likes it because it’s fun.
Her music teacher is Ms. Xie. A’s favorite subject is P.E.. He
likes it because it’s relaxing. His
P.E. teacher is Mr. Li.
B’s favorite subject is geography.
She likes it because it’s interesting.
Her geography teacher is Mrs. Qin.
C’s favorite subject is math. She
likes it because it’s difficult. Her
math teacher is Ms. Xu.
Monday, Monday, math on the Monday.
Tuesday, Tuesday, computers on the Tuesday!
Wednesday, Wednesday, geography and music on the Wednesday. Thursday, Thursday, history on the Thursday! Friday, Friday, my favorite Friday!
Wednesday Thursday Sat.
one/an hour from 4:00 to 5:00
have a music lesson
Match the words on the left with their opposites on the right.
easy boring difficult
Listen and check (√) the words you hear in 1a. easy
fun free cool
Talk about David’s favorite subject with your 1d partner.Then talk about
your favorite subject.
What’s David’s favorite subject?
Why does he like …? When is the class?
_________. Because it’s ______. It’s on ____.
2a What do you think of these subjects? Write a description for each one. relaxing easy interesting fun boring difficult relaxing
relaxing music _______ art _______ English _______ Answers will vary. history ______ science _____ Chinese _______ P.E. _____ math ______ geography _______
Read the following letter. Underline the subjects that Yu Mei likes. Circle the subjects she doesn’t like. Are Yu Mei’s ideas the same as yours?
Dear Jenny, I am very busy on Friday. At 8:00 I have math. It is not fun. The teacher says it is useful, but I think it is difficult. Then at 9:00 I have science. It is difficult but interesting. At 10:00 I have history. After that, I have P.E. at 11:00. It is easy and fun. Lunch is from 12:00 to 1:00, and after that we have Chinese. It is my favorite subject. Our Chinese teacher, Mrs. Wang, is great fun. My classes finish at 1:50, but after that I have an art lesson for two hours. It is really relaxing! How about you? When are your classes? What is your favorite subjects? Your friend, 1. free用作形容词，意为“空闲的”， 2. useful是形容词，是由“名词use (使 Yu Mei 其反义词为busy“繁忙的”。free还可为 3.介词短语 from … to …
意为“从……到……”， +后缀ful”构成，意为“有用的”。 用)“免费的”。The fruit is for free here 用来表述时间、地点等范围。 eg:help + ful → helpful color + ful →
Complete Yu Mei’s schedule with the information in 2b. /`sked?ul /时刻表，目录 Friday Subjects/Activities math science history P.E. lunch Chinese art lesson
Time 8:00 to 8:50 9:00 to 9:50 10:00 to 10:50 11:00 to 11:50 12:00 to 1:00 1:00 to 1:50 2:00 to 4:00
3a Number these parts of an e-mail message[1-3]. I have P.E. at 1:00. P.E. is fun. Then at 2:00 I have math. It is boring. At 3:00 I have art. It is cool. 2 Let’s meet on Saturday. Is that OK with you? Dale
Hi Mei Ling, Thank you for your e-mail. I want to meet you on 1 Friday afternoon, but I am really busy.
1.want to do sth. 是固定短语，意为“想要做某事”， 2.be OK with sb. 意为“对某人来说是合适的”。 do表示动词的原形。
Fill in the schedule below for your classes on Friday.
Time 8:00 to 8:50 9:00 to 9:50 10:00 to 10:50 11:00 to 13:20 13:30 to 14:15 14:25 to 15:10 15:20 to 16:05 16:15 to 17:00 Subjects
Chinese English math lunch and self-study history biology art politics
Now write an e-mail message to a friend about your Friday.
One possible version:
Dear XXX, I’m really busy on Friday. At 8:00, I have Chinese. It’s my favorite subject. It’s very interesting. I have English at 9:00. I don’t likeAnswers will it’s too difficult. At 10:00, I have math. English because vary. My math teacher is great fun. Lunch time is from 11:00 to 13:20. Aft
er that, I have history. It’s really relaxing! Then at 14:25, I have biology. At 15:20, I have an art lesson. It’s great, easy and interesting! And then at 16:15, I have politics. Classes finish at 17:00, after that I have sports for an hour. I think it’s cool and I can go home and have no more classes for two dyas. How about you? Do you like Fridays? Yours X1X1X1
Answers will vary. difficult relaxing Chinese useful boring fun history art cool computer math P.E.
Wednesday Friday Tuesday Saturday Thursday
What Why Who Answers When
My favorite subject is music.
Because it’s easy and fun. will vary.
It’s on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
目，你最喜欢的科目是什么？为什么？你的好 朋友呢？他们最喜欢的科目是什么？请你写下 来告诉我们，好吗？
2.Make your curriculum schedule (课程表) . Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
3 4 5 6 7
3.假如你是爱伦，你的朋友玛丽约你星期四 下午见面，但是你星期四下午太忙，不能 去。星期五下午可以。请你根据下表格的 内容写一封e-mail告诉她。
2:00-2:50 3:00-3:50 4:00-4:50 5:00-6:00
history geography an art lesson basketball game
boring difficult, useful easy and fun great fun