Theme parks (学生版)
warming up and reading
编制日期：2015 年 5 月 29 日
【学习目标】 Enable the students to know about the various theme parks all over the world, to understand the difference between a theme park and a traditional park and try to finish the comprehending exercises. 【学习重点及难点】1. To solve the questions in comprehending and let the students find out the main idea of each paragraph, give a summary of the text. 2.How to give a general instruction/description of a place 【学习方法】1.Skimming and scanning 2.Asking-and answering activity 3.Listening method 【知识链接】What is a park? What is a theme park? A park is a public area of land with grass, trees, etc, where people can walk for fun or Children can play. A theme park is a large area which is designed around one subject such as water, food, culture, science or history. The difference between a park and a theme park: The general purpose of a park is for people to walk in for pleasure or for children to play in it. A theme park is fun to visit, but it can also be educational and can offer useful information.
Step 1 【课前预习】 Underline the important words and expressions or unfamiliar words in the passage and especially asking the teacher or looking up from the dictionary with themselves.
Task 1 单词识记 1. n. 题目，主题（曲）2.漫画，动画片 4.秋千，摇摆 7. sword 8. 5. n. 木匠 n.锦标赛，联赛
3.幻想，怪念头 6. engine 9. 11. 13. Keys:
pron. 无论哪一个，任何一个 10. amusement n. 有吸引力的事物，吸引 12.wherever adv&conj adj.独一无二的，仅有的 14. vt.保存，保留 n.保护区
1.theme 2.cartoon 3. fantasy 4.swing 5.carpenter 6.发动机
7.剑 8.tournament 9.whichever 10.消遣，娱乐（活动）11.attraction 12.无论在什么地方，各处 13.unique 14. preserve Task 2 重点短语 1. 以…...而闻名 2. no wonder 3. 提前
4.根据…模仿，伪造 6.come true 9. 接近 7. have fun 10.
5.be familiar with 8.face to face 活跃起来
Keys: 1.be famous for 2. 难怪，不足为奇 3. in advance 4. be modeled after 5. 对…熟悉 6. 实现 7.玩得高兴 8. 面对面 9. get close to 10. come to life
Task 3 重点句型 1. Whichever and whatever you like, there is a theme park for you! 你想要参加哪一个主题公园呢？ （世界上） 有各种各样的主题公园。 2.With all these attractions, no wonder tourism is increasing wherever
there is a Disneyland. 有所有这么多引人入胜的东西， 难怪哪里有迪斯 尼乐园，哪里的旅游业就会兴旺。 3.Come to Dollywood to have fun learning all about America’s historical southeastern culture! 来多莱坞尽情了解美国东南地区的历 史文化吧！ Step 2 Intensive reading I. Fast Reading
Find out the main idea (or topic sentence) of each paragraph: Para. 1(B) Para. 2(A) A. Disneyland— the fantasy amusement park B. There are various kinds of theme parks, with a different park for almost everything. Para. 3(C) Para. 4(D) II. C. Dollywood—the traditional culture park D. England’s Camelot Park— the history theme park
1.Choose the best answer (1)．The general idea of the passage is ________ A. Theme parks are more than amusement. B. Theme parks are places for people to amuse themselves. C. Theme parks have a variety of things to see and do. D. Theme parks have a certain idea. (2). According to the text, tourists can find Snow White and Mickey Mouse in _ ___.
A. World Waterpark Park
C. Central Park
(3).What’s the Dollywood’s main attraction? A. Its culture. B. Its wooden roller coasters. D. Its country music.
C. Its candy shops.
(4)．It can be inferred from the third paragraph that the main purpose of Dollywood is to _ A. entertain _. D. educate people
B. make profits C. show cartoons
(5)．If you want to see fighting with swords or on horseback, which park would you go? A. Dollywood. B. Hyde Park. C. Camelot Park. D. Futuroscope.
2. Decide if the following statements are true of false, according to the information in the passage. (1). Disneyland can be found everywhere. ( F)
(2) .You can meet any cartoon character you like at Disneyland. ( F ) (3).Tourism develops where a Disneyland is built.( T)
(4).Dollywood is in the mountains in the southeastern USA.( T ) (5).Country music singers perform in Dollywood throughout the whole year.( T ) (6).Dollywood has the only electric train still working in the USA.( F ) (7).Visitors to Camelot Park can taste candy like the candy made in ancient England.( F )
(8).Camelot Park has the oldest roller coaster in the world.( F ) (9).Camelot Park has an ancient English farm.( T ) (10).Camelot Park has places for visitors to watch and maybe take part in sword fighting.( T ) Step 3【合作探究】 1.fun: enjoyment; pleasure (U) 【拓展】have fun doing sth : enjoy oneself 尽情地玩 (be) in fun 在开玩笑 【即学即用】 ①.The little cat is full of fun. ②.It’s no fun spending the weekend doing nothing. 2.more than 不仅仅是……; 不只是…… 【拓展】less than 少于 other than 除了 rather than 而不是 另： more than happy/glad/willing, etc (to do sth)表示“非常乐意(做某 事)”。 ①We are more than happy to show you around Beijing. 我们非常乐意 带你到北京到处看看。 ② This book is more than a grammar book. 这不只是本语法书。 3.various adj. 各种各样的, 不同的; 【拓展】 vary v.变化，不同 variety n. 种类，多样化 for fun: for pleasure 为了娱乐
vary from/between?to/and? 由?到?不等 vary with sth 随着?而变化 vary in sth 在某方面不同 a variety of /varieties of 【温馨提示】 “a variety of +复数名词” 作主语时， 谓语动词用复数， “the variety of +复数名词”作主语时，谓语动词用单数。 【即学即用】 ① Lang held various positions at the company before becoming President. 朗在成为总裁前在公司担任过多种职务。 ② He resigned for a variety of reasons. 他由于种种原因辞职 了。 ③ Opinions on this matter vary from person to person. 对于 这件事，人人意见不一。 4.be famous for 以...而闻名 【拓展】 well-known adj. 众所周知;著名的; 闻名的 许多、各种各样的??
be well-known / famous as 作为……而闻名 be well-known / famous for 因为......而闻名. be well-known to ? 为?所熟知 【易混辨析】
be famous for 以?闻名，其后多接表示某个人或物的特点, 特长, 技能等方面的词语。 be famous as 作为?闻名，后接表示人的身份, 职业的词语 be famous to 对?来说很出名，后接人 be famous in 在?方面很出名，后接出名的领域等。 【即学即用】 ① Beijing is famous for many places of interest.北京以许多 名胜古文迹而闻名。 ② Hang Geng is famous as a singer and an actor.韩庚作为 歌手和演员而出名。 ③ The actress Sun Li is famous to most of us.女演员孙俪对 于我们大家来说很出名。 ④ The writer Mo Yan is famous in novels.作家莫言在小说方 面很出名。 5. amusement 【拓展】 To one’s amusement 【即学即用】 ① To her great amusement ,the actor’s wig(假发) fell off. ② She amused herself by reading detective stories.她读侦探小说消遣。 amuse oneself 消遣，自我娱乐 n. 消遣, 娱乐(活动) amuse v. 娱乐; 消遣
6.The attraction of the moon for the earth causes the sides.月球对地 球的引力引起潮汐. attraction n. 有吸引力的事物，吸引 【拓展】 attract v. 吸引 ①Like attracts like. 物以类聚。 ②A magnet attracts iron. 磁石吸铁 v. 引起(注意,兴趣,赞赏等); 诱惑. attract one’s attention 引起某人的注意 attract sb to+n/pron 把某人吸引到? be attracted by 被??所吸引 attractive adj. 有吸引力的; 引人注意的 an attractive woman 一个动人的女人 【即学即用】 Attracted （attract） by the beauty of nature , the girl from London decided to spend another two days on the farm.这个来自伦敦的小女孩被大自然 的美丽所吸引，决定再在农场待两天。 7..Every area of the park is modelled after life in the days of King Arther and the Knights of the Round Table. be modeled after “根据……模仿; 仿造” 如： The mascot is modeled after a lovely young cow. 这个吉祥物以一头
【拓展】follow the model
make a model
model worker 【即学即用】
① The two buildings are modeled after the same pattern. 这两座建筑 是按照同一模式建造的。 ② He made a good model for us in studying.他在学习上为我们做了一 个好榜样。 ③ We should follow the good models of the model workers. 我们应该 以那些劳动模范为榜样。 8. With all these attractions, no wonder tourism is increasing wherever there is a
Disneyland.有这么多吸引人的东西，难怪无论在哪里只要有迪斯尼乐园，旅游业 在增加。 （1） no wonder…难怪??；怪不得??=It is no wonder that… eg. It is no wonder that /No wonder that you can’t sleep when you eat so much.
你吃这么多难怪睡不着。 （2）It is a wonder that+从句，令人惊奇的是?? eg.It is a woneder that he came here so early this morning.他今天早晨到得这么早, 真是怪事.
8.Every area of the park is modelled after life in the days of King Arther and the Knights of the Round Table. be modeled after “根据……模仿; 仿造” 如： The mascot is modeled after a lovely young cow. 这个吉祥物以一头 可爱的小母牛为原型。
【拓展】follow the model
make a model
model worker 【即学即用】 ④ The two buildings
the same pattern. 这两座建
筑是按照同一模式建造的。 ⑤ He 了一个好榜样。 ⑥ We should 以那些劳动模范为榜样。 7. With all these attractions, no wonder tourism is increasing wherever there is a Disneyland.有这么多吸引人的东西，难怪无论在哪里只要有 迪斯尼乐园，旅游业在增加。 （1）no wonder…难怪??；怪不得??=It is no wonder that… eg. 你吃这么多难怪睡不着。 （2）It is a wonder that+从句，令人惊奇的是?? eg. he came here so early this morning. 他今天早晨到得这么早,真是怪事. 8.. Whichever and whatever you like，there is a theme park for you！无 论你喜欢哪一个,不管你喜欢什么,都会有一个适合你的主题公园！ Whichever whatever 引导的让步状语从句 you can’t sleep when you eat so much. of the model workers. 我们应该 for us in studying.他在学习上为我们做
【典例赏析】①Whatever you do, you must do it well. 无论你做什么， 都必须把它做好。 ②Whichever book you like, I will give it to you. 不管你喜欢哪本书， 我都给你 【思维拓展】疑问词 +-ever 与 no matter+疑问词 “疑问词 +-ever”可分为两类，“疑问代词 +-ever”： whatever/whichever/whoever （宾格 whomever） 和“疑问副+-ever”： wherever/whenever/however， 其意义都是“不管/无论 +该疑问词的本 意”。 ⑴“疑问代词 +-ever”可引导两种类型的从句， 即让步状语从句和名 词性从句（主语从句、宾语从句） 。 A: 引导让步状语从句。此时 whatever/whoever/whichever 分别等于 “ no matter + what/who/which”。 B: 引导名词性从句。例如：此时 它们都不能换成“ no matter + 疑问词”的形式。 ①Whoever smokes here will be punished. （主语从句） ① Beggars will eat whatever they are given. （宾语从句） ② Take whatever you want. 你可以拿你想要的任何东西。 (≠no matter what，引导宾语从句) ⑵“疑问副词+-ever”：wherever/whenever/however 一般只能引导步 状语从句，此时它们分别等于“ no matter + where/when/how”。
①Whoever (＝No matter who) asks him for advice, he is always ready to help. (引导让步状语从句)不管谁来求助于他，他都乐于帮助。 ②Whichever (=No matter which) dictionary you want to buy, I’ll pay for it. (引导让步状语从句)无论你想买哪本词典，我都愿意付款。 【即学即用】 [考例 1] ________tomorrow，our ship will set sail for Macao. A．However the weather is like C．Whatever is the weather like B．However is the weather like D．Whatever the weather is like
[考例 2] ______ team wins on Saturday will go through to the national championships.(山东 2006) A. No matter what C. Whatever Step 4【当堂检测】 I. 根据下列各句句意及所给单词的首字母或汉语提示完成句子。 1. Do you like Disney cartoon(卡通) characters? 2. It has always been his fantasy(幻想) to be a rich man. 3. Tourism(旅游业) has developed rapidly in recent years in that country. 4. There must be something wrong with the _engine(发动机) of my car. 5. You can never kill animals in the preserve(保护区), otherwise you will be punished. B. No matter which D. Whichever
6. The little girl cried when she saw a man come into the room with a _sword(剑) in his hand. 7. The attraction of the moon for the earth causes the tides. 8. The carpenter has made this cupboard beautiful; he’s a real artist. 【能力提升】
1. A. What a fun it is to swim in the sea in summer! B. What fun C. How fun D. How a fun —Nike. D. brand
2.. —What is your favorite ______ of sports clothing? A. equipment B. amusement C. theme
3.. ---John is said to have learned Italian in Italy for five years. ---________ he speaks it like a native speaker. A. No doubt B. No problem C. No wonder D. No curiosity difficult it was. D. however
4.. He tried his best to solve the problem, A. whatever B. no matter C. although
5.. The island country is _______ its clean waters and clear skies, which are free _____ pollution of any kind. A. well known to; of C. well-known for; of B. famous for; for D. famous as; from
6．We’re _____ at the ________ news that Saddam was sentenced to death. A．amazing；amazed C．amazed；amazing 【学情反馈】 B．amaze；amazing D．amazed；amazed