Regarding our schedule for next year:
Class #12: January 6th
Class #13: January 13th
Class #14: January 20th (Conversation #4)
Class #15: January 27th (Last class, grades and any unfinished work)
Today: Finish Unit 9, Species Survival and do a conversation for 10 points.
Session 1: Read p. 178, Grammar for Speaking; Read A; Do p. 179, D.
Session 2: Choose one topic from p. 175, C. Make a conversation with your partner(s), as usual. It should be 60 seconds long for 2 people and 90 seconds long for a group of 3. Please don't be too late coming back to the main session. I may ask you some questions when you have finished your conversation.
Fluent and fast: 10
Fluent and fast but mistakes: 9
Slow but good grammar: 8
Slow and with mistakes: 7
Slow and with much hesitation/repeating: 6
Under time/very slow/lots of hesitation/repeating: 5
Please make sure you come back to the main session at least 15 minutes before the end of class.
Finish. There is no homework over the Xmas break.