Art. Check your knowledge. Objectives: To motivate students for the learning activity; to check students’ grammar skills; to revise vocabulary; to improve students’ listening and speaking competence. To develop students’ individual potential; to promote thinking and creative imagination; to encourage understanding of art diversity. To develop self-esteem; aa sense of respect for other people’s opinions; to bring up students’ sense of beauty. Outcomes: by the end of the lesson students will be able: To understand and use Participles in speech;To read and understand texts about visual arts;To describe a painting;To give their opinion supported with reasonable facts.
Read the text and make a list of arts mentioned in the text. Ukrainian Art Ukrainian art, having strong cultural heritage, is closely related to traditions of European artistic style. Ukraine’s art galleries feature beautiful visual art, graphic art, sculpting, crafting and photography objects. An important religious art form is the coin, a highly stylized image of a religious figure or event known from 988. Architecture in Ukraine ranges from buildings dating back to the 11th century to modern structures. Cinema is one of the most popular arts. More than 20 state and private film studios work in our country. Theatrical art, arose from ancient folk plays and songs, offers a marvelous way of entertainment. Ukrainian people enjoy their culture in the form of traditional dances. The Cossack dance Hopak is referred as National Dance of Ukraine. Ukrainian folk art is rich and colorful. The tradition of Easter eggs, so called Pysanky, is widely spread all the territory of Ukraine. Traditional clothes are decorated with intricate red and black embroidery. Weaving, woodcarving, pottery and ceramics are also important in Ukrainian art.
Grammar Practice Put the verbs in brackets into the appropriate participle form to complete the description of the picture. Look at the picture … (paint) by a young artist. The lady … (stand) on the bank of the river has two children – a boy … (play) with a dog and girl … (follow) her mother. It is a warm summer day. We see some boats … (sail) down the river. … (come) in the morning, they have been staying here for some hours. They are enjoying themselves. We see a happy family, which is in harmony with nature. Would you like to join them? (painted, standing, playing, following, sailing, having come)
Reading. Do ex. 4, p. 201-202 Read short reviews and answer the questions. Which film (A or B) :had three parts?was based on a book?was filmed in a wildlife park?was set at the beginning of the 20th century?was a romantic film?was directed by a man born in New Zealand?won more Oscars?
Summary. How much do know about films?In which country is the largest number of films produced? a) France; b) the USA; c) India. Which is the richest film industry in the world? a) Bollywood (India); b) Hollywood (USA); c) Nihon Eiga (Japan)What is the biggest movie company in the world? a) Walt Disney Studios; b) Paramount Pictures; c) Warner Bros. In the Harry Porter films, the role of Harry Potter is played by: a) Daniel Radcliffe; b) Orlando Blum; c) Robert Pattison. The Academy Award Ceremony (Oscars) is held in … a) New York; b) Cannes; c) Los Angeles. The Chinese actor Fong Si-Lung is better known as … a) Chow Yun Fat; b) Bruce Lee; c) Jackie Chan. What is the name of the planet where the Avatar films are set? a) Diana; b) Pandora; c) Penelope. The Avatar was directed by … a) Quentin Tarantino; b) James Cameron; c) Steven Spielberg.