Урок по страноведению "London. Places of Interest". 6-й класс

Разделы: Иностранные языки

Класс: 6

Цель: развитие навыков разговорной речи.


  1. Развитие познавательного интереса;
  2. Воспитание уважения к культуре другой страны.


Техническое оснащение:

  1. Телевизор.
  2. Видеокассеты.
  3. Плакаты с изображением достопримечательностей Лондона.
  4. Раздаточный материал.

Продолжительность урока: 1час.

Ход урока

I. Организационный момент, введение темы

Hello! I’m very glad to see you. How are you? During some lessons we read the text and spoke about London and its places of interest. Today we’ll watch the video film, which consists of three parts:

Part I. Buckingham Palace.
Part II. The Tower of London.
Part III. St. Paul’s Cathedral.

II. Warming up.

Answer the questions:

  1. What is the capital of Great Britain?
  2. Are there any beautiful parks in London?
  3. There are three main parts of London. What are they?
  4. Where is Trafalgar Square?
  5. Where is the official London residence of the Queen?
  6. What is Downing Street Famous for?
  7. Where is the London Zoo situated?
  8. Have you ever been to London?

III. Video watching.

Просмотр фильма идет по частям. После каждой части проводится беседа, в ходе которой учащиеся отвечают на вопросы и выполняют упражнения.

Part I. Buckingham Palace.

Answer the questions.

  1. Where is Buckingham Palace?
  2. What is Buckingham Palace?
  3. What is there every day at Buckingham Palace?
  4. How often is the Changing of the Guard?
  5. Who enters the gates of the Palace first?

Part II. The Tower of London.

Mark the sentences T (True) or F (False).

  1. The ancient Tower of London is on the north bank of the Thames. (T)
  2. William the Conqueror built the Tower to enjoy the English. (F)
  3. There are many buildings there, but the most important is the  Black Tower. (F)
  4. The men who guard the Tower – and the Crown Jewels – are  the Warders or Beefeaters. (T)

Part III. St. Paul’s Cathedral.

Write questions to the answers.

1. When _________________________?
It was built after the Great Fire of 1666.

2. Where ________________________?
It stands in the heart of the City.

3. Who __________________________?
Sir Christopher Wren.

4. Where _________________________?
It’s inside the dome.

5. When _________________________?
They were married in 1981.

IV. After watching.

1.Card work.

1. Buckingham Palace is a. one of the most popular sights for tourists in London.
2. The ancient Tower of London is b. the London home of the kings and queens.
3. The Changing of the Guard is c. on the north bank of the Thames next to Tower Bridge.
4. William the Conqueror started to built the Tower of London d. after the Great Fire of 1666.
5. St. Paul’s Cathedral was built e. in 1066

1-b, 2-c, 3-a, 4-e, 5-d.

2. Picture work.

The teacher shows the pictures of places of interest. The pupils name and describe them.

The pupils are given the pictures of

Buckingham Palace
St. Paul’s Cathedral
Hyde Park
The Houses of Parliament
No 10 Downing Street
Tower Bridge
Big Ben
Trafalgar Square
Westminster Abbey
The British Museum.

3. One of the pupils’ reports about his visit to London.

The other pupils ask him questions.

V. Подведение итогов (оценки за устные ответы).

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