Section B 2a-self check
二、 Language points 语言点
1. 词汇：1) 名词n. river, village, bridge, boat, ropeway, year, villager, dream
2) 形容词 adj. afraid, true, many
3) 动词 v. cross, leave
4）短语 between … and …, come true
2. 句型：It’s not easy to cross the river on a ropeway.
There is no bridge.
You want to know how …
T:Boys and girls,could you tell me how do you get to school every day?
S1:I ride my bike to school .
S2: I get to school by bus.
T:There are so many types of transportation!
Do you think it is easy to get to school?
T:But it’s very difficult for some students to get to school.Do you want to know something about that?
T:Let’s come to 2a.
2a Look at the picture and title below.Guess what the passage is about.
（结合图片并展示答案：It’s about how students go to school.）
Present some key words ,phrases and sentences of the passage to help students understand the main idea of the passage better:river, boat, go on a rope way.
T: How do people usually cross a river?
How does the boy Liangliang go cross the river to school?
It is his dream to have a bridge, Can his dream come true?
Now let’s read the passage of 2b.
Fast reading: How does Liangliang go to school every day?
Careful reading: Read the passage and answer the questions.
How do the students in the village go to school?
Why do they go to school like this?
Does the boy like his school? Why?
What is the villagers dream? Do you think their dream can come true? Why or why not?(多媒体呈现答案)
1. Crossing the River to School
2. For many students,it is easy to get to school.
It is +adj.+to do sth. “做某事是.......”
3. There is a very big river between their school and the village.
between ...and... “在....和...之间”，连接两个并列的成分。
(1) between 用于两者之间。
(2) among 用于三个或三个以上的人或物的“中间”。
4. But he is not afraid.
(1)be afraid of sth. 害怕某事/某物
(2)be afraid to do sth. 害怕做某事
(3)be afraid of doing sth. 唯恐做某事，指担心或担忧做某事会引起某种后果。
(4)be afraid + that从句，恐怕....
5. Many of the students and villagers never leave the village.
a. 离开; 脱离
The train will leave at six tomorrow morning.
b. 把……留在; 留下
Leave the child at home. 把小孩留在家里。
c. 遗忘; 丢下
I left my notebook in the dormitory. 我把笔记本落在宿舍里了。
Leave the door open.
6. leave for+地点，“动身去某地”
He left for the station a few minutes ago.
7. must /have to
I must clean the room because there are too dirty.
I have to do my homework now.
8. It takes sb some money/time to do sth.花费某人多少时间/钱做某事
Sb pay some money for sth 某人为某物花费多少钱
Sb spend some time/money on sth 某人在做某事或某物上花费时间/钱
Sb spend some time/ money (in) doing sth
Sth cost sb some money 某物花费某人多少钱
（五）Complete the following passage without looking at 2b.
Crossing the River to School
How do you_____to school? do you walk or ____a bike ?Do you go_____bus or by train ?For many students, it is_____to get to school. But for students in one small village in China, it is____. There is a very big river _____their school and village .There is no bridge and the river______too quickly for boats. So these students go on a ropeway to _____the river to school.
One 11-year-old boy, Liangliang, _____the river every school day. But he is not _____. “I love to____with my classmates, And I _____my teacher .He’s----a father to me.”
Many of the students and village never ______the village. It is their______to have a bridge. Can their dream______true?
（六）Fill in the blanks
2c Read the passage again .complete the sentences with words from the passage.
For the students in the village ,it is_________to get to school.
They have to cross a very ___river between their school and the village.
They cannot go by boat because the river runs too___.
It is not easy to cross the river on a ropeway ,but the boy is not__.
The students and villagers want to have a bridge .Can their dream come_______?
Read the e-mail from your pen pal Tom is the US. Fill in the blanks with the word in the box.
Kilometers get to takes walk boring leave
How are you? Thanks for your last e-mail.
You want to know how I_______school, right? Well, I usually _____my home at about 8:00 and______to the bus stop .The school bus usually comes at about8:15.My school is about 20_______from my home. It ___about40minutes to get there by bus .The bus ride is never _______because I always talk to my classmates.
What about you? How do you get to school?
Write an e-mail to Tom and tell him how you get to school .These questions may help you.
1. When do you leave home?
2. How do you get to school?
3. How far is it from your home to school?
4. Do you like your trip to school?
5. How long does it take you to get to school?
How are you? Thank you for your last e-mail. I know how you get to school. Now let me tell you how I get to school. I usually leave home at half past seven. First, I walk to bus station. Then I take bus to school. My school is about ten kilometers from my home. It usually takes me about half an hour to get to school. I usually meets many friends. So my trip is interesting, too.
Look at the chart below. Write at least five questions. Then answer the questions with the information in the following.
from home to school
from home to library
T: This class, we have read a passage about how the students in a village get to school. What do you learn from the students?
Ss: They’re hard-working. It’s difficult to get to school. They are not afraid because they love their school and teachers. We should learn from them to study harder.
T: I’m glad to hear that .Do you want to say something to them?
Ss: Yes. I hope we can raise money to help the villagers build a bridge. I believe more and more people will help them and their dream will come true soon.
T: I think so. Everything will be good if we help each other!