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高一教案 第801期
发布时间:2020-08-31

2020-2021学年度第2期总第801期
Breaking traditions (P4-5)
山东省烟台第二中学 赵娜娜

Lead-in
Are you a person that always follows social norms? Have you ever wanted to break some social norms?

Girls should be teachers or nurses.
Boys should be masculine while girls should be feminine.
Boys perform better than girls in math.

Do you believe these opinions? Share your ideas.

What if the norm seems unbelievable?

In a society, people could become more beautiful through a surgery. Would you like to have this kind of surgery?


The Chinese animated film The Town (《修容镇》) addresses issues on social norms.

Prediction  
What elements do you expect to see from an article that introduces a film?


Reading for details
Read the article and answer the following questions.
1. What achievement has the film attained?
In July, the 27-minute animation won the Jean-Luc Xiberras Award for First Film at the 44th Annecy International Animated Film Festival, which is often called the “Oscars of animated films”.

2. What’s the setting of the film?
The setting itself is a town with cobblestone alleyways (鹅卵石小巷) and houses with black tiles (瓦) and white walls in which people strongly believe they'll live better lives after having a surgery.

3. What’s the film mainly about?
The main character Laiyong – a young boy – does not accept the social norm of doing a surgery and tries to escape the town. This goes against the views of his sister, who is a mask maker and also wants to have the surgery.  

4. What does the film want to tell people?
The film “will help the audience think more about the contradictions (矛盾) between individuality and social conformity (遵从)”.

5. What makes the film differ from modern TV anime?
The naturalistic character designs are not the wide-eyed images found in modern TV anime. It focuses on the subtle individuality of each character – in movement, in speech, or even down to the loving details shown in each hand-made mask.

Post-reading
What can you learn from the film?
• We should stick to what is right instead of conforming to what the society’s opinion of being right.
• …

Language study
1.解决这些问题
2.背景设在
3.得到允许
4.带上木质面具
5.和……一致
6.吸引人的视觉效果
7.增加它的魅力
8.提醒……
9.传统的建筑风格
10.关注……
11.被……给予深刻印象
12.面部识别

Key: addresses these questions
be set in
get the permission
put on a wooden mask
in accordance with
attractive visual effects
add to its charm
remind … of
traditional architectural style
focus on
be impressed by
facial recognition

Exercise
Imitative writing
Anyone who gets the permission to have the surgery will be taken to a special room where they are to put on a wooden mask.

仿写:能有机会参加比赛的人将去报告厅,在那他们将给出精彩的表演。
Anyone who gets the opportunity to participate in the competition will go to the stadium where they will give wonderful performances.

Homework
Write your own version of an ending to the story of the film. If you have time, you can watch the film to have a better understanding of the theme.


2020-2021学年度第2期总第801期
Seeing in full color (P6)
天津外国语大学附属外国语学校  高翔

Lead-in
Can you tell the numbers or letters in the pictures?


colorblindness = color deficiency/impaired color vision
/dɪˈfɪʃnsi/ n. [C/U] a lack of something that is necessary. 缺乏,缺陷
/ɪmˈpeə(r)/ vt. to damage sth. 损害
adj. impaired  受损的
n [C/U] impairment 缺陷  e.g., visual impairment 视觉受损

Reading
What is the article mainly about?
Problem: colorblindness

Solutions: color-correcting contact lenses
lens /lenz/ n. a curved piece of glass or plastic 镜片
pl. lenses, contact lenses 隐形眼镜


What is the structure of the article?


Strategy instruction: Graphic organizers


Homework
Writing:
1.Consult other resources to find out more advantages and disadvantages of being colorblind.
2.List the advantages and disadvantages in the diagram.
3.Write about 200 words to summarize both sides and share your opinion: Which side outweighs the other?


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