Unit Robots Reading I
What is a robot? A robot is a machine designed to do jobs that are usually done by humans. 6
Lead-in 1.What can robots do for us? 2.Would you like to have a robot? Why?
Listen and answer the questions
1.Who is the first person in Sunshine Town to own a robot? 2.Why did he buy a robot? 3.Why did the robot cause a lot of problems? 4.How did he deal with the robot in the end? Mr. Jiang is. In order to have more spare time. Because it caught a virus. He returned the robot to the robot shop.
Read Paragraphs 1- 2 and answer the questions
Careful reading: Read Paragraphs 1- 2 and answer the questions 1. What does Mr. Jiang do? 2. Where did he buy the robot? He is a salesman. From a robot shop
Read Paragraphs 3 – 5 and fill in the form
In the morning What did the robot do? What did Mr Jiang do? __________ breakfast _________ his shirts ________ a lunch box stayed _____ bed for___________ hour every day made in ironed an extra made
During the day What would the robot do? What did Mr Jiang do?
He would _________ his flat. ______ the laundry, _________ the dishes, __________ the floor, ______ the bed, ______ the rooms, _________________ at the supermarket worked clean do wash sweep make air go shopping
In the evening What did the robot do? What did Mr Jiang do?
A __________ dinner would _____________ him on the table, ________ the dishes He _______ and _______ his favourite TV programmes relaxed watched delicious be ready for washed
Read Paragraphs 6 - 7 and choose the wrong things that the robot did.
1. It cooked breakfast at the right time. 2. It woke up Mr Jiang at the wrong time. 3. It threw Mr Jiang’s breakfast into the dustbin. 4. It threw Mr Jiang’s clean shirts into the dustbin. 5. It moved around the house and knocked things over. 6. It went out and often lost his way home. 7. It made a mess in Mr Jiang’s flat.
When Mr. Jiang got home, he would find his flat in a mess.
was on the bed food: books: mirrors: coins: were in the rice cooker were broken were spread all over the floor
Daniel is thinking of the good and bad points of
having a robot. Help him complete the lists below. Good points 1. I will have a lot more time. 2. I can for a bit longer in the morning. 3. It can help Mum do the when there are dirty clothes. 4. It can my shirts after they are washed. 5. It can after dinner. 6. My will be as good as new. spare stay in bed laundry iron wash the dishes flat
Bad points a virus washing machine dustbin knock mess robot shop
1.If the robot catches , it will cause a lot of problems. 2.It might put my breakfast in the 3.It might even throw my shirts into the along with the rubbish. 4.It might some things over. 5.It might make a in my flat. 6.I might have to send it back to the a virus washing machine dustbin knock mess robot shop
Fill in the blanks: Mr. Jiang is and for his hobbies. So he bought to help him. It brought many changes. Mr. Jiang needn’t he could for longer. Mr. Jiang was very happy with the robot. But later, things changed. The robot and caused Mr. Jiang’s flat was Mr. Jiang was very unhappy. In the end , he decided to to the robot shop. very busy has no time a robot do any housework stay in bed caught a virus many problems in a mess return the robot
What is your ideal robot?
Name: Appearance: Ability: do the housework / tell funny jokes / teach you Chinese , English and other subjects/ play football
© 2023 SlidePlayer.com Inc.
All rights reserved.