“Sky High” Unit 2

3. Speaking: I will, I won’t, I will not

Activity 1: Part 1 Practicing speaking in the future with I will, I won’t, I will not

Directions: Teacher models speaking with “I will, I won’t, I will not” sentence starters.

Watch this video about “What do you want to be in the future?” (watch only to 2 minutes, 40 seconds)  Practice speaking, first in pairs and then with the whole group.

Sentence starter: Tomorrow I will eat… I won’t eat…

Tomorrow I will eat bananas and cheese.  I won’t eat broccoli.

Sentence starter = When I grow up, I will be…

Example: When I grow up, I will be an astronaut. I will not be a musician.

Remind students (write on board) that when the first letter of the word is a vowel sound … use “an” example: an athlete, an artist…

When the first letter of the next word is a consonant sound, use “a” a salesperson, a nurse…

Names of jobs in English:  

musician

athlete

scientist

artist

salesperson

nurse

actor

Watch this video.  Practice these words/phrases related to the future. Watch this video: “What Will you Do Today?”

 

Practice speaking in the future with students… Suggestions below:

Tomorrow – Tomorrow I will go swimming in the pool.

Next week, I will ride my bicycle.      I will be in 7th grade next year.    

Write the phrases below on the board and ask students to contribute more future phrases. Ask students to practice speaking in the future using I will, I will not, I won’t… in pairs.

next summer

in a minute

in a few hours

later