Part 1 ~ Vocabulary Building 1. Types of clothing 2. Types of patterns
dress blouse blazer cardigan Polo shirt jacket shirt trousers skirt sweater a. Can you name these types of clothing?
Which items do you like? S1 : Do you like the dress? S2 : No, I don’t. I don’t like the colour. S2 : Do you like the sweater S1 : Yes, I do. I like the pattern. It looks smart. S1 : Do you like the cardigan? S2 : No, I don’t. It looks old-fashioned. Oral Practice
dress blouse blazer cardigan Polo shirt jacket shirt trousers skirt sweater Practice
Which items does your partner like? Eg.: She/He likes the checked shirt and the blue jeans. Oral Practice
Part 2 ~ Learning Discourse. 1. 4 tips about how to keep up with fashion. 2.Miss Cox’s opinion about the new school uniform.
Discourse 1 Tip 1 Ask / question / when / choose / clothes : clothes / comfortable / attractive / practical? If, / probably / fashionable / a long time. Ask yourself this question when you choose clothes : are the clothes comfortable, attractive and practical? If they are, they will probably be fashionable for a long time.
Tip 2 Choose / colours / outfit / carefully. colours / not look / nice / together, / eg. / +. colours, / eg. / +, / look nice / range of / colours. Choose the colours of your outfit carefully. Some colours do not look nice together, for example, red and green. Some colours, for example, black and white, look nice with a range of other colours.
Tip 3 Fat people / not / wear / patterned clothing. Plain / dark / clothes / better choice. Fat people should not wear patterned clothing. Plain, dark clothes are a better choice.
Tip 4 Thin people / not wear / clothes / vertical stripes. not wear / clothes / big / patterns / either. Thin people should not wear clothes with vertical stripes. They should not wear clothes with big patterns either.
Discourse 2 ~ the summer uniform boys’ summer uniform / includes / blue / checked / summer shirt / + / pair / trousers. shirt / looks / comfortable. / made of / cotton cool / hot weather. / trousers / trendy colour / unusual. girls’ summer uniform / long / blue / cotton / dress. / looks old-fashioned too long. The boys’ summer uniform includes a blue, checked, summer shirt and a pair of trousers. The shirt looks very comfortable. It is made of cotton so it is cool in hot weather. The trousers are trendy because the colour is unusual. The girls’ summer uniform is a long, blue cotton dress. It looks old-fashioned because it is too long.
Discourse 3 ~ the winter uniform winter uniform / looks / warm. / colour / blazer / looks / trendy. / however / tie / looks / ugly pattern / too big. / patterned ties / out of fashion / quickly. / better / have / plain / striped ties. / The winter uniform looks warm. The colour of the blazer looks trendy. However, the tie looks ugly because the pattern is too big. Patterned ties go out of fashion quickly. It is better to have plain or striped ties.