English Lesson - Present Perfect

 

In this demonstration lesson Iban covers the present perfect tense. He starts the lesson with a warm activity. He then goes on to focus on the tense in more detail covering the structure and usage. He ends the lesson with activities to encourage the students to use the language point they have learned in the lesson.


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This unit discusses the various forms of past tense such as, past simple, past continuous, past perfect, and past perfect continuous. The unit also includes usages for each form and examples sentences. The unit goes as far as to even provide examples of irregular past tense verb forms. Overall, it is a brief break of the past tense, it's forms and ways to use each form correctly.This unit covered a lot of material. Elicitation and positive reinforcement are two topics that are very important in my opinion. Elicitation starts off any Engage stage which is essential to ESA methodology. The examples of elicitation techniques are very helpful. Positive reinforcement during all stages and during corrections is essential to successful learning environment.