UNIT 11: OUR GREENER WORLD
LESSON 6: SKILLS 2
What is this?
Clue 1: If we reduce using this, we will save our money.
Clue 1: It is a household appliance.
Clue 2: It is something that we can not live without.
Clue 3: We drink this when we are thirsty.
Clue 2: If we reduce using this, we will save our money.
Clue 3: It helps light our house.
president (n) /ˈprɛzɪdənt/
energy-saving (a) /ˈɛnəʤi ˈseɪvɪŋ/
organize (v) /ˈɔːgənaɪz/
tiết kiệm năng lượng
fair (n) /feə/
save (v) /seɪv/
encourage (v) /ɪnˈkʌrɪʤ/
set up /sɛt/ /ʌp/
Activity 1. The 3Rs Club is looking for a new president. Listen to two students talking about
what they will do if they become the president of the club. Put the words or a number in each
blank to complete the table.
Put a (2)______
bin in every classroom
Encourage students to use the
Buy energy (3)______
Have (4)______ fairs
Have a (7)______ group
Organize (8)______ fairs
I’m Mi from class 6A. If I become the president of the 3Rs Club, firstly, I’ll talk to my friends
about putting a recycling bin in every classroom. Then we can reuse or sell the things we have
in these bins. Secondly, if we get a lot of money from selling these things, we’ll buy energysaving lights for every class. Finally, I’ll organize a few book fairs. There, students can swap
their used books.
I’m Nam from class 6E. If I become the president of the Club, I’ll encourage the students to go
to school by bus. It’ll be fun and save the environment. Next, I will set up a gardening group.
We can grow flowers in our school garden. Finally, I’ll organize some uniform fairs. There,
students can swap their used uniforms with younger or older students.
Activity 2. Tick ( ) True (T) or False (F).
Mi thinks they can use the club fund to buy light
bulbs for classes.
At book fairs, students can swap their new books.
get money from selling things to buy light bulbs for classes
Nam thinks that it will be good if students go to
school by bus.
Students can grow vegetables in the school garden.
Used uniforms can be exchanged at uniform fairs.
Activity 3. Interview a classmate. Ask him/her what three things he/she will do are if he/she
president of the 3Rs club. Take notes below.
encourage students to go to school by bike or bus
put recycling bins in every classroom
organize the secondhand-item exchange festival where students can swap old items
Study Skill - Writing!
Connectors are phrases or words used to link one idea to another. There are many
kinds of connectors. Firstly, secondly, next, then, finally, etc., are used to show a
Activity 4. Write about your classmate’s ideas in 2. Do you think your classmate will be a good
His/her name and class
Idea 1 + explanation/examples
Idea 2 + explanation/examples
Idea 3 + explanation/examples
Will he/she be a good club president?
Learn vocabulary and the structure by heart.
Do exercise in your work book
Prepare the next lesson: Looking back + Project