The theme: MTV contest
|The theme:||MTV contest|
|The aims:||a) To enrich pupil’s knowledge of knowing foreign music.|
|b) To develop pupil’s speaking skills and memory, also understanding foreign songs.|
|c) To bring up pupil’s aesthetic feelings.|
|Visual aids:||Interactive board, music;|
Good afternoon dear teachers and pupils! You’re welcome to our competition! Today 2 teams will compete and show us their knowledge in music of nowadays.
Let me introduce the tours of competition and then we will ask our experts about their expressions.
1st tour — Warming–up activity.
Name as many foreign songs containing names as possible.
2nd tour — Guess the singer.
Pupils listen to 10 pieces of music and should guess the singer or music band; if they know the exact name of the song they get an additional point.
Far east movement – Like a G sex
Jennifer Lopez feat. Pitbull – On the floor
Morandi – Angels
Mr.President – Coco Jambo
Rammstein – Du hast
Shakira – Whenever whatever
Alexandra Stan – Mr.Saxobeat
Arash and Helena – Broken angel
Britney Spears – Toxic
Enrique Iglesias – Ring my bells
3rd tour — Put lyrics in order.
Teams get lyrics of the song “Crazy” by Britney Spears and while listening to the song should put them in order.
‘Crazy’ Britney Spears
Baby I’m so into you
You drive me crazy I just can’t sleep
4. Match the singer and the song.
Teams get mixed papers with the names of the songs and the singers.
Teams get lyrics of songs “Destination Calabria” by Alex Gaudino and “As long as you love me” by Backstreet boys and should give literal translation, while the music is playing in the background. Each team gets a part of the song.
Alex Gaudino — Destination Calabria
I Left my job my car and my home im leavin 4 a destination I still dont no,
Now I wont feel thoses heavy shoulders no more my life got better now I finally enjoy yes all the people wana come here and so come on and join us you can do that now lets go follow me and let’s go to the place where we belong and leave our troubles at home come with me we can go to a paradise of love and joy a — destination unknown
Na na na na na…
Backstreet boys — ‘As long as you love me’…
Although loneliness has always been a friend of mine
6. Do you know these music videos?
Students watch music videos and guess the singer, if they know the exact name of the song they get an additional point.
Madonna – Vogue
The black eyed peas – My humps
Jennifer Lopez – On the floor
Dr.Alban- It’s my life
Backstreet boys – Show me the meaning
Rihanna – Russian roulette
Gorillaz – Clint Eastwood
7.What is the song topic?
Listen to 5 songs and find out the main topic, that you should express by one word.
1. Blue – Sorry seems to be the hardest word (apologize, sorry)
2. Inna – Sun is up (having fun, dancing with friends)
3. James Blunt – You’re beautiful (beautiful woman)
4. Enrique Iglesias – Lost inside your love (love)
5. Madonna feat. Britney Spears – Me agains the music (music)
Now, Our competition is over! Thanks a lot for your active participation! Let’s listen to the experts!