Lesson 5

Quiz!

1)     Write a sentence using healthy?

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Write a sentence with the word health?

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Did you use the noun or the adj.? _________________________________

2)    Write two idioms you learned this week.

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3. Write a word with ache?

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Role Play

You and your group are members of a TV show audience, Call the Doctor, where health practitioners give advice for healthy living. You will be called upon to share recent health concerns during today’s show. Be prepared to describe your problem to the other audience members.

Who you are …

Your group will play the role of Jennifer. You have hurt your ankle running for the bus. You think it is a little swollen. You took a painkiller, but your ankle still hurts.

Your health concern …

  • -your ankle is swollen
  • -your ankle is sore
  • -your ankle hurts when you try to walk
  • -you took aspirin, but it did not help

What you must do …

  1. Prepare to describe your problem.

Use the information above to describe your symptoms in complete sentences. You can also create additional symptoms or expand on the ones provided.

How do you feel?

Use an idiom to describe how you feel.

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Divide your description among all group members so that everybody will get a chance to speak. Practice your role as Jennifer.
When you are called from the audience, follow these steps.

  1. Introduce yourself.
  2. Each group member takes turns describing Jennifer’s symptoms.
  3. One group member will ask for advice from the health practitioners.
  4. Volunteers will provide health advice.

Role Play

You and your group are members of a TV show audience, Call the Doctor, where health practitioners give advice for healthy living. You will be called upon to share recent health concerns during today’s show. Be prepared to describe your problem to the other audience members.

Who you are …

You and your group will play the role of Tom. You are an older gentleman who has recently moved to town. You want to eat healthy food. You are new to the area and would like to know where to go shopping for food.

Your health concern …

  • -you want to eat healthy fruits and vegetables
  • -you are new in town
  • -you do not know where to shop

What you must do …

  1. Prepare to describe your problem.

Use the information above to describe your concerns in complete sentences. You can also create additional concerns or expand on the ones provided.

How do you feel?

Use an idiom to describe how you feel.

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Divide your description among all group members so that everybody will get a chance to speak. Practice your role as Tom.
When you are called from the audience, follow these steps.

  1. Introduce yourself.
  2. Each group member takes turns describing Tom’s concerns.
  3. One group member will ask for advice from the health practitioners.
  4. Volunteers will provide advice.

Role Play

You and your group are members of a TV show audience, Call the Doctor, where health practitioners give advice for healthy living. You will be called upon to share recent health concerns during today’s show. Be prepared to describe your problem to the other audience members.

Who you are…

You and your group members will play the role of Jay. On the bus yesterday the person next to you had a cough. You now thing you are sick.

Your health concerns …

  • -you have a sore throat
  • -your think you have a cold
  • -you have muscle aches
  • -you are worried about missing work if you are sick

What you must do …

  1. Prepare to describe your problem.

Use the information above to describe your symptoms in complete sentences. You can also create additional symptoms or expand on the ones provided.

How do you feel?

Use an idiom to describe how you feel.

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Divide your description among all group members so that everybody will get a chance to speak. Practice your role as Jay.
When you are called from the audience, follow these steps.

  1. Introduce yourself.
  2. Each group member takes turns describing Jay’s symptoms.
  3. One group member will ask for advice from the health practitioners.
  4. Volunteers will provide health advice.

Role Play

You and your group are members of a TV show audience, Call the Doctor, where health practitioners give advice for healthy living. You will be called upon to share recent health concerns during today’s show. Be prepared to describe your problem to the other audience members.

Who you are…

You and your group members will play the role of Kate. You have been having a lot of headaches. You are a college student and have a lot of homework.

Your health concerns …

  • -you have headaches frequently
  • -you sit at your computer for many hours everyday
  • -sometimes your back hurts also
  • -you are worried about completing your school work on time

What you must do …

  1. Prepare to describe your problem.

Use the information above to describe your symptoms in complete sentences. You can also create additional symptoms or expand on the ones provided.

How do you feel?

Use an idiom to describe how you feel.

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Divide your description among all group members so that everybody will get a chance to speak. Practice your role as Kate.
When you are called from the audience, follow these steps.

  1. Introduce yourself.
  2. Each group member takes turns describing Kate’s symptoms.
  3. One group member will ask for advice from the health practitioners.
  4. Volunteers will provide health advice.

Audience members of the TV show Call the Doctor

Listen to your classmates when they describe their problems Write down their symptoms and questions. Use your notes to give them advice.

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