Підручник Англійська мова 9 клас (5-й рік навчання) - М.О. Кучма - Богдан 2017 рік
Unit 7 SCHOOL SUBJECTS
Lesson 74 Handicrafts
1. Look at the pictures. Say which items you use at your Handicrafts lessons.
2. Work in pairs. Discuss what you can produce using the materials above.
3. Read the ideas below. Say what you already can do and what you would like to learn to do.
wood, metal, clay, glass, stone
paper or canvas
bookbinding embossing/ paper paper craft
pop-up books scrapbooking
pressed flower craft
4. Listen, read and remember the words and word combination.
5. Match the words with their definitions.
a) the fact that you have achieved what you want
b) skill at doing things, especially with your hands
c) to help sth to happen or develop
d) arranged or done carefully
e) using your hands; operated by hand
f) the customs, qualities and culture of a country that have great importance for the country
g) to start or create an organization, a system, etc.
h) to give hope, support or confidence to sb
i) living or growing in the place where they are from originally
6. Complete the sentences with the words from exercise 5.
1. The Prime Minister______ good relations between our countries.
2. Hard work is the key to ________.
3. She always________ her younger sister.
4. My grandfather was a skilled____ worker.
5. Before we start on the project we should _______some rules.
7. Read about the importance of Handicrafts. Add your own ideas why you should study Handicrafts.
REASONS TO STUDY HANDICRAFTS
• Handicrafts promotes our cultural heritage through the use of indigenous materials.
• Handicraft products show an individual’s creativity.
• Handicrafts trains the eye and hand.
• Handicrafts cultivates the artistic feeling.
• Handicrafts trains in neatness and good taste.
• Handicrafts trains in manual dexterity.
• Thanks to Handicrafts you can experience the pleasure of exact movements and the triumph of success.
• Handicrafts is just fun.
8. Work in small groups. Exchange your ideas (exercise 6). Which of your ideas and arguments from the text are the most popular with the students of your class? Give the reasons.
9. Is Handicrafts your favourite subject? Why/Why not? Write approximately 10 sentences.