Lively English book for children

Lively English book for children will arise at the end of our two-year work. This book will be used by teachers, pupils, parents and all beginners in English language. We will have a lot of funny learning, games and recognizing together . Look how easy it can be:

Book (lesson7)

Vocabulary: body, head, arms, legs, face, ears, eyes, nose, mouth, teeth, hair, shoulder, Pavel

belly, hands, fingers, knees, feet, toes, tail, wing,  Majka

headache, toothache, stomachache, healthy, ill, Livia

feel, sick, tired, relax, doctor, temperature,  fever, earache,  Onder

was, were, take pills, stay in bed,  dentist, appointment, Luci

I´m sorry to hear that, I´m glad to hear that  Deny

 

Story 1: I feel terrible...

A: Hello, are you going out with me?

B: No, I feel  terrible.

A: Why? What´s the matter?  

B: I  ................................ .

A: How did you get it?  

B: I .................................................................  .

A: Hmmm, .................................................................... .

 

A: CZ                     B: SK   (have a stomachache/ I ate a lot of sweets and chocolate and I drank cola. /  Hmmm, you shouldn´t eat so much junk food. You should eat more healthy food.

A: TU                    B: PL  (have a cold / Yesterday, I wore just a jumper and it was very cold and wet./ Hmmm, you have a cold. You should stay in bed and drink hot tea.)

A: RO                    B: IT  (have an earache/ I listened to very loud music all day. / Hmmm, you should stay in a quiet place now.)

Story 2: Making an appointment

A: Doctor´s Office.

B: Hello. This is .............. .

A: Good morning Mr./Mrs./Ms ............ . How are you?

B: Not very well.

A: I´m sorry to hear that. What´s the problem?

B: I ............................................. yesterday and now I …………….................... .

A: Oh, do you want to make an appointment?

B: Yes, please.

A: Can you come ....................... ?

B: Yes, I can.

A: OK, so see you today/tomorrow at ..............

 

A: CZ                     B: SK      ( Mrs. Davis / I played basketball all evening ........ I have a backache/ tomorrow at 11)

A: TU                    B: PL      (Mr. Turner / I drank icy drinks all afternoon ........ I have a sore throat/ today at 9)

A: RO                    B: IT       (Ms. Johnson / I ate many candies all day ....... I have a toothache/ tomorrow at 7)

Story 3: Absency at school

A: Where were you last week? You weren´t at school.

B: I was ill.

A: What was wrong?

B: I  ……………………………………………. .  

A: How do you feel now?

B:  ………………………………………………….. .

A:  …………………………………………………. .

 

A: CZ                     B: SK  (had a  sore throat and a fever (short video  with coughing, taking temperature) /  Not so good, I still take some pills and I must stay in bed one more week./ I´m sorry to hear that.)

A: TU                    B: PL  (had a toothache. (Picture with a person having a toothache) / I am fine. I was at the dentist. I must take better care of my teeth. / I´m glad to hear that.

A: RO                    B: IT  (I fell off my bike and broke my arm. (an X-ray of an arm or picture of broken arm) / It´s better now, but I must have it in a plaster for two weeks. / I´m sorry to hear that.)

Story 4 : Monster

(each country records its own video according to the Slovak one)

 All parts of body – human and animal

Video is made by three pupils, one (RO - three) dictates and the other two pupils draw pictures on a school board  

 

Let´s draw something! Come with us!

Let´s draw a  forest / underground / sea/ flying monster. I will dictate.

It has a big head. It has got five ears. It has got two big eyes and two small eyes. It has got...

(pupils show their pictures)

That´s ……………………. .

 

SK: 1 big head, 5 ears, 2 big eyes, small belly, 3 legs, 1 arm  / That´s  ugly, but cute.

CZ: 1 small head, 3 eyes, 1 big mouth, no belly, 2 legs, 4 arms / That´s  fantastic.

PL:  underground monster: 3 heads, 3 necks, thin belly, one fat leg, 6 arms / That´s a scary monster.

TU: flying monster: 1 small head, no ears, one big eye, big belly, 3 wings, 3 legs / That´s a funny monster.

RO:  forest monster: 2 small heads, 4 ears, 2 big noses, 3 small eyes, 1 big mouth, 5 legs / That´s a nice monster.

IT:  sea monster: 1 big head, 3 eyes, 1 small mouth, 1 short body, four fins, one long tail / That´s so cute.

Author: Denysa Križanova
Last editor: Denysa Križanova