EU: 民以食為天 (吃飯皇帝大) Food is the god of people.
EQ: How is food important to Chinese people
EQ: How does our culture affect our choice of
EQ: What should a balanced meal contain?
Order a meal
I can ask for utensils/water (interpersonal)
Practice asking for utensils, water, napkins..
Pay for a bill
I can estimate the cost for a meal (interpersonal)
Discuss how much each person is able to pay, including the tax and tip
I can identify some menu items.
I can order a meal. (interpersonal)
Identify some dishes from an authentic menu. Practice ordering dishes
Go to a restaurant. Students will be divided into groups. Order the dishes within the budget for their group.
I can understand some food and drink items (interpretive)
Teacher teaches some food/drink items by using a PPT
I can state my favorite foods and drinks and those I don’t like. (presentational)
Paired work: what food/drink I like/dislike.
I can talk/ask about the flavors of different foods.(presentational/interpersonal)
teach a mini lesson about flavors by using a PPT
I can answer questions about what flavors I like/dislike. (Interpersonal)
Conduct a class survey; students collect the data and write a report.
I can talk about the taste/flavors of some commonly-known regional cuisines. (presentational)
Students research the information about some well-known regional flavors