Text of Section B (2a–2e). A ： What will you be in 10 years? B ： I will be a A ： Where will you...
Section B (2a2e)
AWhat will you be in 10 years?BI will be a AWhere will you work? BI will work in
Aims and language points:Teaching aims1. 2. 3. scanning/skimming n. human, servant, factory, shape, sideadj. dangerous, possible3) adv. even, inside
Tell your partner what you know about robots. What do they look like and what can they do?2a
What do they look like?They look like humans.
What do you think they will look like?snakeshapes
This robot looks like a huge arm.
What can the robots do?speakdo exercise
run cookplay the piano
There are some other robots, what can they do ?Play footballdance
They can help with the houseworkand do the most difficult jobs.
It can do boring work.
It can do many hard or dangerous jobs.It can do jobs like woking in dirty or dangerous plcaes.
What can they do?They can do the same things as us.
1. 188.8.131.52.6.science fictionhelp with the houseworktake hundreds of yearslook likemake robots walk and dancedo the same things as a person
184.108.40.206.11.12.13.for exampletalk to peopledo simple jobsover and over againget boredlook for seem possible
Read the article and match each paragraph with the question it discusses. Paragraph 2Paragraph 1Paragraph 3Will robots think like humans in the future?What will robots be like in the future?What can robots do today?Paragraph 4What are robots like in movies?2b
1. What do the robots look like in the movies?
2. What can the robots do for people?Human servants.They help with the housework and do jobs like working in dirty or dangerous places.Paragraphs 1-2: Answer the questions.
3. Where are the robots already working?
4. What kinds of the jobs do the robots do? Why?In factories.They do simple boring jobs over and over again. Because they will never get bored.
Paragraphs 3-4: Mark True or False.1. Japanese companies have already made robots sing and dance.2. Some scientists think that there will be robots like humans, but Mr. White disagree.3.Its easy for a child to wake up and know where they are.4. Some people believe that robots will be able to talk in 35 to 50 years.5. If buildings fall down with people inside, these snake robots can help look for people under the buildings.TFTFT
Read the article again quickly. Complete the sentences about what robots can do now. Robots can build _______ in factories.
2. They can do ___________ jobs many times and never get bored.
3. Some can _______ and _______.
4. Some can help ____________ people under _________. carssimplewalkdanceLook forbuildings2c
dancemakehappentalkdisagreesameneveragreeFill in the blanks in this paragraph with words from the article.2d
I think some future robots might look like ___________. They will _____________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________.What kinds of animals might robots look like in the future? What do you think these robots will be able to do? Write your ideas and discuss them with your partner.2e
I think some future robots might look likespiders. They will be able to help us clean the window, sweep the floor. Some robots might look like snakes. They will be able to help look for people under the buildings. If buildings fall down with people inside.
They will also be able to sever us. They can make dinner, do the dishes and cook coffee for us. Some robots will be look like people. They will be able to sing, dance and talk with us. Some robots might look like big arms. They will be able to work in factories. They can help make cars and do simple jobs over and over again.
HomeworkOral: Read the paragraph in 2d aloud.
Written: Write a passage about the kind of robot you want to have in the future and why.