Project – 01 ( Individual work) 10 minutes. Write whether the statements are true or false. If false, give the correct answer. (a)The USA came into being in 1887. (b) The past name of liberty island was Bedloe’s island. (c) The statue commemorates the centennial of US independence. (d) The statue was formed of a copper sheets. (e) The statue was the brain child of an American sculptor.
Answer: (a)False. Correct Ans: The USA came into being in 1776. (b)True. (c) True. (d) True (e) False. Correct Ans :The statue was the brain Child of a French sculptor.
Project-2. Pair work 10 minutes Answer the following question in your own words. (a) What does the statue symbolize? (b) What do the torch and the book in the hand of the statue symbolize? (c) Where is the statue of liberty situated? (d)How did France pay for the statue? (e)Who was the designer of the statue?
Answer: (a)The statue symbolize liberty in the form of a woman wearing robes and spiked Crown. (b) The torch symbolize the light of freedom while the book symbolize knowledge. (c) The statue of liberty is situated on liberty Island of New york. (d) France paid for the statue by raising funds by popular subscription. (e) Frederic Bartholdi was the designer of the statue.
Project- 3. Group work. 10 minutes Write the main idea of the story in your own words in not more than five sentences. Answer: The statue of liberty was a joint venture between the USA and France. The structure was designed by the France sculptor Frederic Bartholdi. The people of France gave it to the Americans as a gift. The Americans were to build the pedestal of the Statue. The troch in her right hand symbolize liberty enlighten the world. Now a person can see it live through an online webcam.
Evaluation: Fill in each gap in the following passage with a suitable word from the text. The statue of liberty is called liberty(a)………the world. The statue holds (b)……..in her right hand. The statue was designed by(c)…….sculptor Fredric Bartholdi. The statue was given by(d)…… to the united states. The statue symbolize(e)…….the weight of the statue is(f)……..tones. The statue has turned to be a global symbol of (g)………
Answer: (a) enlighting (b) a torch (c) french (d) france (e) liberty (f) 250 (g)freedom
Home Work Write a short Paragraph about the Statue of Liberty. Not more than 100 words.