Оборудование: компьютер, мультимедийное сопровождение, раздаточный
Good morning, boys and girls! How are you today? Today we have a lesson on topic
«Great Civilisations ». We`ll talk about such civilizations as Maya, Inka and
Aztecs. About their habit of life. And we must answer such questions: What lesson
can these civilizations teach us?
Look at the screen and try to name what it is. (A calendar)
What kind of calendar? (The Mayan calendar)
(2012)-Why is this date shown to you? (The Mayan calendar ends in 2012)
And what will be the topic of today’s lesson? Watch the video clip and express your
ideas. (Video “Maya. Civilisation lost”).
Do you remember my question? What are we going to speak about? (Possible pupils’
III. Сообщение цели урока
Yes, you are right. We are going to speak about one of the most mysterious
civilizations of the past-the Mayan civilization.
IV. Речевая разминка
Now I want you to answer my questions.
1. What is a civilization? ( Civilisation - a society that is well organized and
2. What are the symbols of the Mayan civilisation? I’ll give you a clue. (Mayan
calendar, pyramids, mayan temples, mayan gods, mayan tribe)
3. Where did this civilization exist? (Mexico’s Yukatan Peninsula)
V. Тренировка навыков аудирования
Now we are going to listen to the text about the Maya.