Teaching Instructions for

"How Can I Get to..."

Level of Class: Intermediate

This lesson can be used to supplement All in One 2 Unit 8

Topic of Lesson: Public Transportation

 

Domains: http://www.subwayworld.co.kr/english/index.htm

               http://www.mta.nyc.ny.us/nyct/maps/submap.htm

          http://tube.tfl.gov.uk/content/tubemap/default.asp

          http://www.ratp.fr/

 

Objectives: reading the map; finding locations: You should take…

Expected pupils’ products: Direction to Dosku Palace (example)

 

Description of the Activities:

Pre-computer activities

Computer activities

Post-computer activities:

Discussion of various modes of public transportation in Daejeon/Korea

1)     Seoul: How can I get to Namdaemun? You should take the Blue Line to Hoehyeon Station

 

http://www.subwayworld.co.kr/english/index.htm

 

click on Subway Map and zoom

 

2)     New York:  How can I get to the Yankee Stadium? You should take line B, D or 4 to the 161st Street

 

http://www.mta.nyc.ny.us/nyct/maps/submap.htm

 

3)     London: Could you tell the way to the Parliament?  Sure, you should take the Circle Line ant get off at Westminster Station

 

http://tube.tfl.gov.uk/content/tubemap/default.asp

 

click on Tube Map

 

4)     Paris: How can I get to the Louvre Museum? Take the 1st Metro Line to the Louvre Station

 

http://www.ratp.fr/

 

click on English version Metro map

 

 

Discussion: Which city has the best subway system?  Why?