Sunday, March 18, 2012
Activity 59- Fill in the gaps (TESOL 2012 special post)
picture credits: weheartit.com
Source: Vinicius Lemos
What if students had the chance to make up part of a magazine article? That is the idea in this activity!
Level: Intermediate or Advanced
Skill: Writing and Reading
Materials needed: an authentic magazine article and enough copies with some words or sentences erased.
Show students an article taken from a magazine and explain that they are going exercise their creativity by writing part of its content. Provide them with a copy of the article with some erased words and sentences and ask them to fill the gaps with appropriate information. Then, ask them to share with the whole class their finished article. As a follow-up, read/show the original piece.