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Why Do People Climb Mt. Everest?<br />Vocabulary<br />Attempt=try<br />Fascination=interest<br />Prestige=important<br />R...
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  1. 1. Live Classroom <br /><ul><li>Can you hear?
  2. 2. Run Audio Wizard</li></ul>Before we begin, Check your technology. <br /><ul><li>We will do a TALK CHECK
  3. 3. Raise your hand.
  4. 4. You will be called on in order to say hello
  5. 5. Click the TALK button when it is your turn.
  6. 6. Only one person speaks at a time, please.
  7. 7. Type a message in the chat box, “READY.”</li></ul>Press the TALK button when it is your turn, then say “Hello, this is……your name.”<br />
  8. 8. Why Do People Climb Mt. Everest?<br />Vocabulary<br />Attempt=try<br />Fascination=interest<br />Prestige=important<br />Risk=take a chance<br />Inner strength =will, desire<br />Summit=top<br />Unprecedented=never before, a first<br />Mystique=secrecy , mystery<br />Appeal=like<br />Novelty=new<br />In advance =before<br />Waiting their turn= many people want it<br />Pleased with =happy about<br />Refer to your homework reading packet. Have it? Get it out?<br />
  9. 9. Respond<br />Poll<br />YES or No?<br />Would you like to climb Mt. Everest?<br />
  10. 10. Respond<br />Poll<br />A, b, c, d?<br />Pick the best answer to show your reading comprehension.<br />
  11. 11. READING: Understanding Main Idea<br />Use the poll to respond with your answer; A, B, C , D<br />Paragraph 4 is mainly about how____________________.<br />a seventy-year old man became the oldest person to reach the summit of Everest<br />people have skied and snowboarded from the summit<br />climbers have set many different records on Mount Everest<br />people with disabilities have reached the summit<br />The main idea of paragraph 5 is ____________________.<br />Over the years, there have been many accidents and deaths on Everest<br />In 1996, eight climbers were killed in one day, even though they had computers and phones with them<br />Sixty people died on Everest in the 1990s alone<br />One in every thirty climbers attempting to reach the summit of Mount Everest has died<br />
  12. 12. READING: Making Inferences<br />Use the poll to respond with your answer; A, B, C , D<br />The answer to this question can be inferred, or guessed, from the reading.<br />From the reading, in can be concluded or implied that____________________.<br />Even with the help of modern technology, climbing Everest is still dangerous<br />Because of modern technology, climbing Everest is no longer dangerous<br />Fewer people are killed or hurt on Everest now than in the 1950s<br />The weather isn’t the cause in the accidents and deaths on Everest<br />
  13. 13. Discussion<br />(Raise your hand to answer a question, wait to be called on in turn.)<br />1. What are some places in your country where people go to challenge themselves?<br />A place in my country where people go to challenge themselves is….<br />2. Why are more people doing dangerous activities now than ever before?<br />I think people are doing more dangerous activities now than ever before because….<br />3. Do you think that building an Internet Café on Everest is a good idea?<br />YES –or-No, I think, or don’t think that building an Internet Café on Everest is a good idea because……<br />
  14. 14. Your turn….<br />What questions do you have?<br />Express your emotion<br />How do you feel about today’s LIVE CLASSROOM experience. Select the emotion to express how you feel from the SMILEY FACE icon button.<br />

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