The greatest inventors. Michael Faraday (1791-1867)
The aims of our lesson are: • to check up your home task • to meet with the text about M.F., his biography and his experiments • to discuss the information • to revise your grammar (Passive Voice) • to summarize the information
1.Read the words: • Michael Faraday • Electricity • Humphry Davy • Especially • Volta • Ampere • physist
2.Guess the meaning of the words: • Continent • Electricity • Magnet • Experiment • Scientist • Wire • Current
3.Check up your home task: • (Was, invented,when , telephone?)… • (What, 1908, was, by, invented, in, James Spangler?) … • (Developed, was, where, idea of cloning, the?)… • (Whom, the first, was, by, produced, petrol-driven, car, motor?)…
When was telephone invented? What was invented in 1908? Where was the idea of cloning developed? Whom was the first petrol-driven motor car produced by? Telephone was invented in 1876. The first vacuum cleaner was. The idea of cloning was developed in Scotland. It was produced by Karl Benz. The correct variant:
Michael Faraday (1791-1867) • Have you ever heard about M.F.? • What did he invent? • Do you think his experiments were really great?
5.Answer the questions: • What was F. interested in? • What role did books play in his life? • Why did he write a letter to Davy? • Did scientists know much about electricity at that time? • What did Faraday do? • Do you think his experiments were really great? • What has electricity done to our lives?
6.Write the sentences in the correct order: • Like all true scientists, F. wanted… • He wrote a letter… • F. sent a lot of time… • Davy and F. made a … • He got an electric current… • It was the beginning of the age..
Check yourself: • F. spent a lot of time playing in the streets during his early life. • Like all true scientists , F. wanted to make experiments. • He wrote a letter to sir Humphry Davy. • Davy and F. made a trip to the Continent to meet great scientists of other countries. • F. got an electric current by using a magnet. • It was beginning of the age of electricity.
F. read a lot of books . He wrote a letter to sir Humphry Davy. Davy and F. made a trip to the Continent. An electric current was produced in the wire. Electricity has changed the face of the world. “to be” V ed, 3 7.Make sentences using Passive Voice:
F. read a lot of books . He wrote a letter to sir Humphry Davy. Davy and F. made a trip to the Continent. An electric current was produced in the wire. Electricity has changed the face of the world. “to be” Ved, 3 7.Make sentences using Passive Voice:
Check yourself: • A lot of books were read by F. • A letter was written to sir Humphry Davy. • A trip was made to the Continent. • The face of the world has been changed with electricity.
8. What is this story about? • This story is about.. • F. was the great.. • He was born… • F. wanted to give.. • F. was wondering whether.. • Then he got what he wanted.. • This was a great .. • It was the beginning of the age..
9. Home task: • To learn by heart the story about F.