Unit-12Lesson-1Theme: A historical person For the 8th grade student
Aim: To know about historical people Objectives:
Date /ordinal and cardinal numbers/
Prepositions in + of place
Preposition in + of time
To learn new vocabulary
To know about historical people
To improve listening and speaking skills
Dates 1322 1800 1919 1990 2003 2/1/1900 6/6/2002 The13th century The 15th century The 21st century
When were you born?/preposition in + time/ In 1985 I was born In May 1985 On the 6th of May 1985
Where were you born?/preposition in + place/ In Ulaanbaatar I was born In Korea In Arkhangaiaimag
New vocabulary Beg who has no money Poetry who writes a poem Feast celebration Compose who writes music for songs Amaze surprise Popular famous Reincarnate born again
DanzanravjaaDanzanravjaa was born into a poor family from Tushet Khan aimag in 1803. His mother died when he was young and he lived with his father. Their life was very hard.
His first song was ”Heavenly sky. The words were really clever and the music was wonderful. He also wrote the song “Great quality” which praised a beautiful woman. D.Ravjaa wrote over forty songs and thirty poems. In his songs and poems he described everyday life in Mongolia. He also wrote and performed plays and painted beautiful pictures. He became very popular in Mongolia.
People believed that D.Ravjaa was raincarneted as the fifth NoyonKhutugtu of the Gobi. He studiedBuddist philosophy in BadgarChoiling and other monasteries between the ages of sixteen and seventeen. He started a monastery in Hamar and three monasteries in the Galbyn Gobi. He was one of the most respected living Buddhas in Mongolia.
Read and answer the questions Where was he born? When was he borm? Was he from rich or poor family? Why was he famous? What other name was he given? Which of his works do you know?
Ts.Damdinsuren Name: Place of birth: Date of birth: Famous because
What have you learnt today?
Answer the questions Where were you born? When were you learn? When Danzanravjaa was born? Where he was born? Which of his works do you know?
Home work Exercise 5 Write 3 sentences about the person who you know.