Watch the video Questions: Do you like to watch cartoon films?
Talk about the picture 1.Do you know anything about this famous person? 2.Can you tell me his cartoon characters?
Listening and Answering Listen Lesson 2 on page 2, and then answer the questions: 1. When and where was he born? 2.What appeared one day when he was drawing pictures in his family garage? 3. Why did he use to sit in the garage and draw pictures there? Walt Disney was born in Chicago in 1901. A mouse appeared one day when Walt Disney was drawing pictures in the family garage.
4.What did he begin to draw after he failed to find a job again? He did not lose heart and continued to draw lots of pictures. 5.What else did he draw after his first cartoon character was well received? He soon drew other cartoon characters like Donald Duck and made scores of cartons about them during 1920s and the 1930s. Because his family was poor and could not provide a place as his studio.
Reading Read this passage again, and choose the right answers: 1.Walt Disney wanted to be _________when he was still very young. A. a film-maker B. a cartoon-maker C. a pop star D. an artist 2.He went to a newspaper office to look for a job, he was refused because__________. A. he was too young B. he was too poor D D
C. they didn’t like him D. they were not interested in his pictures 3.When he failed to get a job from the newspaper office, his friends_______ him. A. encouraged B. laughed at C. left D helped 4.When he was drawing in the garage, he saw a mouse and then he________. A.picked up a pencil to draw it B. picked up a stone and hit it A C
C. gave it a piece of bread D. played with it in the car 5.Some years later, Walt Disney moved to ________. A. the east coast of the USA B. the west coast of the USA C. Kansas D. Chicago B
Summary Walt Disney Complete the information from this passage about Walt Disney: Born: Wish: Work: During the 1920s and the 1930s: Died: in Chicago in 1901 to be a famous artist in the year 1966 artist, cartoon-maker, film- maker, cartoon character designer He made scores of cartoons about Mickey and Donald Duck.
Language Points Please watch the videos and study usage of vocabularies. 1.take along &in the hope oftake along &in the hope of 2.lose heartlose heart 3.be pleased withbe pleased with 4.be well know asbe well know as
Practice 1 A plays a newspaper reporter. B plays Walt Disney. A is asking the following questions: 1.May I ask you when and where you were born, Mr. Disney? 2.What were you most interested in when you were young? Role-play
4.Did you think you would be a famous artist as a young man? 3.What’s your plan for the future?
Practice 2 Talk about the following pictures in pairs: Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck Snow White’s Birthday Party