4 Part 1: vocabulary link The stages of life Use the words below to complete the information on the timeline.infancya.________childhoodadolescenceadulthoodold age1. childhood2. grown-up3. infant4. middle-aged5. teenager6. youngchildyouth/adult/seniorcitizenb.______/babyinfantc._______teenagerd.______grown-upyoungf.____________middle-agedKeys
5 At what age do these events usually happen At what age do these events usually happen? Write the ages when most people first experience these events. Then write the ages when you first did them._________________PeopleMe___________________PeopleMe1. say your first words_________________________ _______4. take a trip with friends_______ _______2. vote________________________ _______5. get your first job_______ _______3. get gray hair_______ _______6. buy a house/apartment_______ _______Compare your answers with a partner. Ask questions about your partner’s experiences.
6 The terrible twos Part 2: Listening Language Notes Proper names Ellie BrandonOther wordswell-behaved cuteWell-behaved: if you describe someone, especially a child, as well-behaved, you mean that they behave in a way that adults generally like and think is correct.Cute: pretty and attractive
7 The terrible twos Do you have any experiences caring for a child? Which age of the child do you think is the most difficult time for you? Why?The terrible twos1. Listen to Ellie and Lee’s conversation. Answer the following question: what do you think the phrase “the terrible twos” means?2. Listen again and circle the correct answers.1. Ellie is Brandon’s _____ .2. Brandon ______ more now.sister b. mother c. aunta. cries b. laughs c. talksKeys
8 The terrible twos Listen again. Circle T for true or F for false. 1. Brandon has a brother.2. Brandon had a birthday last week.3. Brandon was a good boy before.TFTFTF4. Brandon has changed.5. Lee has two infants.6. Lee tells Ellie to be patient.TFTFTFKeys
9 I’m planning to rent a car. Part 3: SpeakingI’m planning to rent a car.Expressing intentionsProbable intentionsExpressing intentionsI’m probably going to see Dr. Brown.I may well enter for the competition.I’m thinking about buying a car.I thought I’d drop by the supermarket on the way home.I’m planning to rent a car.I’m going to donate $3, to charity.I plan / intend to get a driver’s license.I mean to visit my parents more often this year.Improbable intentionsI don’t really feeling like going skiing.I’m not planning to look for a new job.Negative intentionsI’m definitely not going to go anywhere this summer.Very firm intentionsI’m definitely going to visit Switzerland this summer.I’m sure going to have a skiing holiday this winter for sure.I’ve decided to take up accounting as a career.
10 I’m planning to rent a car. Listen to Peter and Sam’s conversation. Underline Peter’s plans.Sam:Peter:What are you doing?I’m applying for a driver’s license.Congratulations! What are you planning to do when you get it?Well, first, I’m going toReally? Where?I’m going toSounds like fun!Yeah, and I’m planning to so I can get around.That sounds great. Just be careful.They drive on the opposite side of the road there.________take a trip_____________________visit my cousins in England________rent a carPractice the conversation with your partner.Keys
11 I’m planning to rent a car. What do you think are these people’s plans or intentions? Share your ideas with a partner. Write statements about intentions.PennyDiegoTishaWork with your partner to make up a conversation about a boy expressing his intentions to one of his parents.
12 The Magic Answer BagThe Magic Answer Bag can tell your fortune. You ask it a question and then reach in and pull out your answer. Do you think some people or things can predict the future? Explain your answer.Write each expression from the box below on a slip of paper and fold each paper. Each group puts the papers in a bag or hat.YesNoMaybeAbsolutely!For sure!Of course!No way!Not a chance!It’s not going to happen!It’s possible.Maybe.Who knows?
13 The Magic Answer BagDiscuss the Magic Answer Bag’s answers. Do you think they were accurate? Why or why not?Do you know any other ways people use to predict the future?Do you want to know anything about your future? Explain your answers.
14 Turning points In the future … Part 4: Video CourseTurning pointsIn the future …Before You WatchNew wordsmove to assimilate get accustomed to teenager put upLanguage NotesAssimilate: when people assimilate in to a country or when that community assimilates them, they become an accepted part of it.Get accustomed to: know something so well or have experienced it so often that it seems natural, easy to deal with.Put up: build something or place something somewhere.
15 While You WatchWatch the interviews Turning points and circle True or False. Correct the false sentences.
16 While You WatchWatch the interviews Turning points and circle True or False. Correct the false sentences.1. Kevin and his family moved to a new town when he was a child.2. Miyuki moved to the U.S. at 18 and learned English in a year.3. Alejandra went to a camp in the U.S. when she was a teenager.4. The people at the camp were from different states in Brazil.True_________False_________True_________False_________True_________False_________True_________False_________Keys
17 While You WatchWatch the interviews Turning points and circle True or False. Correct the false sentences.1. Kevin and his family moved to a new town when he was a child.2. Miyuki moved to the U.S. at 18 and learned English in a year.3. Alejandra went to a camp in the U.S. when she was a teenager.4. The people at the camp were from different states in Brazil.TrueFalseTrueFalseat 8FalseTrueBrazilTrueFalsecountries
18 While You WatchWatch the interviews In the future … and match the names with the information on the right to make true sentences.4/14/2017
19 While You WatchWatch the interviews In the future … and match the names with the information on the right to make true sentences.bmay get married about age 30.wants to open a restaurant at about 50 and retire at about 70.hopes people will be at peace with each other someday.may get married in the future but isn’t sure about it.Dennis ________Miyuki ________Jennifer ________Martin ________adcKeys4/14/2017
20 Go with the flow Main characters Claudia Oliveira Roberto Chavez 4/14/2017
21 Preview Look at the photos below. Then check (√ ) Yes or No. I don’t plan on working my whole life. Someday … I’m going to quit my job and get out of this stressful life.I may start as soon as next month.I might. I might not. It’s not a big deal.Well, I’ve pretty much got everything planned already, right up to my retirement.I don’t know, I think you should keep your options open.4/14/2017
22 □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ □ Preview √ √ √ √ √ Look at the photos. Then check (√ ) Yes or No.Yes NoDoes Roberto know for sure when he is going to start his new job?Does Claudia know for sure if she’s going to get promoted?Does Claudia plan to leave her stressful life someday?□√□□□√□√□4. Does Roberto have everything planned for the future?5. Does Claudia agree with Roberto’s style of planning for the future?√□□□√□Keys4/14/2017
23 Read the sentences before you watch the video. Claudia asks Roberto when he is going to start his new job.Roberto then asks Claudia if she thinks she’ll get a promotion soon.When Roberto is surprised at her answer, Claudia explains.After Claudia talks about her future, she asks Roberto about his.The two seem to have very different ideas about future plans — but do they really?4/14/2017
24 What’s the story? Watch the video and check (√) the sentences that are TRUE. Correct false sentences.4/14/2017
25 While You WatchWhat’s the story? Watch the video and check (√) the sentences that are TRUE. Correct false sentences.Roberto hasn’t started his new job yet.Roberto’s not concerned about the new software programhe’ll have to use.Claudia offers to help Roberto figure out the software program.Claudia is sure she’s going to be promoted.Claudia might start a new career someday.Roberto thinks he will get promoted to Vice President of Finance.Roberto doesn’t plan to have any children.In the end, Roberto decides to ignore his plans and just “go with the flow.”√√√√Keys4/14/2017
26 Correct the statements that are false. ____ Roberto hasn’t started his new job yet.____ Roberto’s not concerned about the new software program he’ll have to use.____ Claudia offers to help Roberto figure out the software program.____ Claudia is sure she’s going to be promoted.____ Claudia might start a new career someday.____ Roberto thinks he will get promoted to Vice President of Finance.____ Roberto doesn’t plan to have any children.____ In the end, Roberto decides to ignore his plans and just “go with the flow.”√╳is concerned√╳isn’t sure√√╳plans to have some children╳goes with the flow only if the flow fits in with his plans4/14/2017
27 Here are some useful expressions from the video. Everyday EnglishStating intentionsTalking about goalsFigure it outIt’s not a big deal.You know that for a fact?go with the flowkeep your options openpretty muchIt won’t be the endof the world.get out ofWhat are you planning to do?I don’t plan on working mywhole life.I’m definitely going to travel.I might even move to anothercountry.What are your plans?… want to succeed.clear-cut, well-defined goals and aspirations4/14/2017
28 While You WatchWatch the video again and fill in the blanks with the information you hear.Claudia:Roberto:Don’t worry. I’m a software expert. I’ll help you (1) __________.Thanks. Hey, what about your job? Your boss was transferred to the Asian office. Are you going to get promoted?I might … I might not. (2) _______________.Huh?I’ve been thinking lately, I don’t (3) _________________________ . Someday, maybe in five years or so, I’m going to quit my job and(4) ________ this stressful life. You know, relax. Have some fun!Oh. (5) _______________________?figure it outIt’s not a big dealplan on working my whole lifeget out ofWhat are you planning to doKeys4/14/2017
29 While You WatchWatch the video again and fill in the blanks with the information you hear.Claudia:Roberto:Claudia: Roberto:(6) _________________________ ... I might even move to another country, maybe work as volunteer — I could even start a new career! Maybe one where I can help people … or help the world. What about you? (7) ________________,Well, I’ve (8) _____ got everything planned already, right up to my retirement.Yep, And when I’m 35 or 36, I’m going to settledown, get married, and have some kids.Oh you are, are you? (9) ___________________ ?Well, it’s not a fact — yet. But really, if(10) _________________, you need to have(11) ____________________________________.I’m definitely going to travelWhat are your planspretty… … … … … … … …You know that for a factyou want to succeed4/14/2017clear-cut, well-defined goals and aspirationsKeys
30 After You Watch What do you plan to do in the future? have more than one pettravel somewhere fun or excitingComplete this quiz about your future life.I may/mightI willI won’t1. get married more than once2. change my job every other year3. retire in 20 years4. take a dance class5. get promoted in my job6. live alone7. travel somewhere fun or exciting8. see or meet a famous person9. learn to speak a foreign language10. get a driver’s license11. have more than one pet12. buy a sports car4/14/2017
31 “flow” (10) _____________! Part 5: ListeningListen to the story summary three times. For the first time, you should listen carefully to understand its meaning. For the second time, you should fill in the blanks with what they hear. For the last time, you should check their answers.Claudia and Robert are talking about Robert’s new job. Robert is (1)___________,but he’s nervous about learning a new software (2)______. Claudia tells him not to worry andsays she’ll help him learn it. Then Robert asks Claudia if she might gets (3)___________soonbecause her boss was (4)_________. Claudia says that getting promoted is not (5)_________.She explains that her goal is to (6)_______ someday and relax. Roberto, however, says his lifeis planned already… (7)_______. He thinks it’s important to have (8)_______, but Claudia saysthat Roberto should (9)_______, and “go with the flow”. Roberto agrees, but only if the“flow” (10) _____________!Keys4/14/2017
32 Listen to the story summary three times Listen to the story summary three times. For the first time, you should listen carefully to understand its meaning. For the second time, you should fill in the blanks with what they hear. For the last time, you should check their answers.Claudia and Roberto are talking about Roberto’s new job. Robert is (1) excited,but he’s nervous about learning a new software (2) program. Claudia tells him not to worry andsays she’ll help him learn it. Then Roberto asks Claudia if she might gets (3) promoted soonbecause her boss was (4) transferred. Claudia says that getting promoted is not (5) big deal.She explains that her goal is to (6) quit her job someday and relax. Roberto, however, says his lifeis planned already… (7) right up to retirement. He thinks it’s important to have(8) well-defined goals, but Claudia says that Roberto should (9) keep his options open,and “go with the flow”. Roberto agrees, but only if the “flow” (10) follows his plan!4/14/2017
33 I'm going to…Listen to Mike talking about his future plan and fill in the timeline.Now2023283050GetmarriedStudyaboardKeys4/14/2017
34 I'm going to…Listen to Mike talking about his future plan and fill in the timeline.Now2023283050Returnand geta jobGetmarriedBecomea fatherRetireStudyaboard4/14/2017
35 Part 6: Speaking – group discussion What is your future plan in these four years?Do you prefer to live in the city or in the countryside?In what way do you think our life is changing for the better and in what way for the worse?4/14/2017