When is your birthday?

The theme of the lesson: When is your birthday?

The aims of the lesson:

Educational: to present new words and expressions concerning on the theme and practise them in pupils’ speech, to introduce ordinal numerals and prepositions of time in and on, after and before.

Developing: to develop pupils’ oral and written communication skills and habits, to improve pronunciation and translation skills and abilities, to motivate self – study and group work.

Bringing – up: to teach children to be attentive, kind and polite, to bring up feelings of friendship and respect to each other.

The equipments: interactive board, flipcharts, cards, illustrated pictures, “Bingo” cards, diagram, placards.

Literature: a textbook and workbook by T.Ayapova

The type of the lesson: getting new information

The methods of teaching: interaction, presentation, explanation, question – answer, individual work, pair and group work, game “Bingo”, warm – up.


The procedure of the lesson:

  1. Organization moment
  2. greetings
  3. talk with pupil on duty
  4. marking absentees


  1. Warm – up

Spring is green,

Summer is bright,

Autumn is yellow,

Winter is white.



  • Checking the home task

Exercise 17 on page 77


  1. New lesson


  1. vocabulary

winter     [‘wintə]   қыс

spring     [spriŋ]    көктем

summer   [‘sΛmə]  жаз

autumn    [‘ο:təm]  күз

after         [‘a:ftə]  кейін, соң

before      [bi’fo:]  дейін, бұрын, алдында

  1. work on the diagram

Divide the names of months into 4 groups:











  1. grammar: ordinal numerals


1st – first

2nd – second

3rd – third

4th – fourth

5th — fifth

6th – sixth

7th – seventh

8th – eighth

9th – ninth

10th — tenth



Exercise 4, page 78.  Match the flowers with the numbers. Listen and repeat the numerals.













  1. work on the dialogue

Exercise 3, page 78 Listen and read.

Asel: When is your birthday?

Carol: It’s in winter.

Asel: In which month is it?

Carol: It’s on 31 of January. And when is yours?

Asel: Mine is on 9 of May.

Carol: What’s the date today?

Asel: It’s 21 of March.

Carol: Oh, my father’s birthday is on 23 of March.

  1. Prepositions in and on

Егер жыл мезгілі немесе ай аты көрсетілсе →  in

Егер ай аты мен күні көрсетілсе → on предлогы қолданылады.


  1. pronunciation practise

Exercises 6 – 15, page 79




  1. writing

Exercise 1, page 38 (workbook).  Write these dates.

  1. 14th November – The fourteenth of November
  2. 15th October – The fifteenth of October
  3. 5th April – The fifth of April
  4. 2nd August – The second of August
  5. 6th May – The sixth of May.


Exercise 3, page 40 (workbook). Write the names of the seasons.

  1. twrine – winter
  2. rpsign – spring
  3. mutanu – autumn
  4. umresm – summer


  1. Conclusion
  2. giving home task: Exercise 17, page 80. Write. To learn new words.
  3. giving marks