Step one: Warming up Duty report Review: How many X-sports do you know? What kind of X-sport do you like ?
Step two: Todays Targets Booking flight tickets Planning a tour to Spain Reserving a weekend tour A 4-day tour to Putuo Mountain An itinerary
Step three I. Booking flight tickets 1.Q: Have you travelled in some places? Have you booked air tickets in advance? 2. Listen to the tape and rearrange the order of the sentences. 3. Answer: C-A-G-H-B-E-D-I-F 4. New words: agency, reservation, first class ticket. 5. Cultural tips: In many places, people book their flight tickets through travel agencies, but not directly from airports. This is because travel agencies usually provide a lot of convenience, and whats more, they can give a good discount on the air fare.
II. Planning a tour to Spain 1. Set the scene: A couple want to have a trip in Spain, they go to a travel agency to understand the air fare. 2. New words: brochure, Spain, Madrid, holiday season 3. When you listen to the tape, please pay attention to these key words: fare place time 4. Answer: F T T F 5. Cultural tips: Travel fares to the same place vary according to the time. Usually in holiday season it costs much higher, because many people to there at the same time.
III. Reserving a weekend tour 1. Set the scene: A man wants to have a weekend tour, so he phones to the travel agency. According to the customers requirements, the agent recommends a spot to him. 2. Please make up a conversation according to the situation.
IV. A 4-day tour to Putuo Mountain 1. Set the scene: In a travel agency, a man plans to have a 4-day tour to Putuo Mountain. He is asking some questions about the itinerary of this tour. 2. New words: itinerary, spot, resort, schedule 3. Cultural tips: Potuo Moutain is a famous tourist resort in East China, it is located in Zhejiang Province. 4. Read the conversation and complete the itinerary: Day 1: take the 5 oclock ship Day 2: visit the famous spots on Putuo Mountain Day 3: visit the Famous Xishan resort in the morning and do what you like in the afternoon Day 4: arrive in Shanghai at about 8:00 a.m.
V. An itinerary Here is an itinerary of a one-day tour in Shanghai. Translate it into English. 7:007:30 breakfast 8:00 go to the Bund by bus 10:00 take the Sightseeing Tunnel across Huangpu River, and visit the Oriental Pearl 12:00 lunch 13:00 try the Maglev Train 15:00 visit Yu Garden and Peoples Square; do some shopping on Nanjing Road 18:00 take the bus back to the hotel
Step four: Homework 1. Remember new words 2. Preview the next part of unit 2.