Unit
20
Inscriptions on bones or tortoise shells
Task: What things were buried with kings and emperors?
gold objects
Pearl necklace
pearl ring
sword bronze pod
pot

were dead kings given these objects after their death?
英格兰东南部的历史名城索兹伯里附近,有一个小村庄名叫阿 英格兰东南部的历史名城索兹伯里附近 , 姆斯伯里,村西的原野上有一座阅尽沧桑,雄视千古的石柱群, 姆斯伯里, 村西的原野上有一座阅尽沧桑 , 雄视千古的石柱群 , 这就是著名的古迹Stonehenge.这是一座由许多根石柱围成的 这就是著名的古迹 这是一座由许多根石柱围成的 史 前 建 筑 . 这 些 石 柱 排 成 圆 最高的石柱高达10米 它们的平均重量达26吨 形,最高的石柱高达 米 , 它们的平均重量达 吨,这么重的 家伙竟有不少是横架在两根竖直的石柱上的!Stonehenge这个 家伙竟有不少是横架在两根竖直的石柱上的! 这个 名字的前一半Stone意为 " 石头 " , 后一半在现代英语词典中 意为" 名字的前一半 意为 石头" 已查不到了,据考证它来自古代英语,意思是"高高悬挂着" 已查不到了 , 据考证它来自古代英语 , 意思是" 高高悬挂着 " . 想来它在古代有一个形象的名字"高悬在天上的石头" 想来它在古代有一个形象的名字"高悬在天上的石头".
巨石阵又称索尔兹伯里石环,环状列石,太阳神庙,史前石桌, 巨石阵又称索尔兹伯里石环,环状列石,太阳神庙,史前石桌, 斯通亨治石栏等名,是欧洲著名的史前时代文化神庙遗址, 斯通亨治石栏等名,是欧洲著名的史前时代文化神庙遗址,约建 于公元前4000-2000年,属新石器时代末期至青铜时代. 于公元前 年 属新石器时代末期至青铜时代. 这个巨大的石建筑群位于一个空旷的原野上,占地大约11公顷 公顷, 这个巨大的石建筑群位于一个空旷的原野上,占地大约 公顷, 主要是由许多整块的蓝砂岩组成,每块约重50吨.巨石阵不仅在 主要是由许多整块的蓝砂岩组成,每块约重 吨 建筑学史上具有的重要地位,在天文学上也同样有着重大的意义: 建筑学史上具有的重要地位,在天文学上也同样有着重大的意义: 它的主轴线,通往石柱的古道和夏至日早晨初升的太阳, 它的主轴线,通往石柱的古道和夏至日早晨初升的太阳,在同一 条线上;另外,其中还有两块石头的连线指向冬至日落的方向. 条线上;另外,其中还有两块石头的连线指向冬至日落的方向. 因此,人们猜测,这很可能是远古人类为观测天象而建造的, 因此,人们猜测,这很可能是远古人类为观测天象而建造的,可 以算是天文台最早的雏形了. 以算是天文台最早的雏形了.
Task1:Scan the text and find out what objects were found in the grave of the King of Stonehenge:
second knife cushion stone bow gold earrings copper knife
arrows bone pin gold earrings two pots
Task 2:
read the passage carefully and find out evidences
according to the passage
Conclusion(结论)
The man spent his youth in central Europe ,perhaps Germany Everything found in the grave was given for his use in the next life. Archaeologists tend to believe that he was a member of a powerful class that may have organised constructions of Stonehenge.
Evidence(证据,证物)
tests on his teeth It was all that a person would need to survive? clothing,tools , weapons ,pottery…
his grave is the richest/ buried three miles from Stonehenge at that time when great stones were carried to Salisbury to build it (to be continued)
conclusion
He is an example of people who brought culture and new techniques from the European mainland to Britain.
This was a time when the first metals were brought to Britain He came with the skills to make metal.
evidence
buried with two gold earrings / the oldest ever found in Britain. (dated to 2470BC) a cushion stone/work metal on it
Some of the artefacts
the copper knives came from in his grave came from places as distant as Spain and western France/ the gold jewel remote places came from Europe too.
Now, let's read the text quickly and then decide whether the given statements are true or false.
  1. On March, 3rd, 2002, archaeologists in England found a grave of a man dating back to around 3000 BC. F
  2. People got to know where the man was from by testing his bones. F
  3. From what were found in the grave people had a clear idea of the dressing of the King of Stonehenge when he was buried.
T

  4. All the relics found in the grave of the King of Stonehenge were buried with him for his future use in the next life because of the belief that a dead man would come back to life. T

  5. The two earrings are not only the oldest gold ever found in England, but also a proof that the ancient F British were clever enough to make gold even in around 2,500 BC.
  6. Because of his power and his successful organization of the construction of Stonehenge, the man got his title as the King of Stonehenge. T
  7. It can be inferred that the King of Stonehenge was not only an organizer but also a worker who helped construct the Stonehenge himself by the means of transportation and pulling up the stones. T
  8. Man began to trade with other people or countries even in very old times.
T
Task 3:simply analyse the structure of the text Part
  1. Para (1-
  3)
description of the finds in the grave of the king of Stonehenge
Part
  2. Para (4-
  7)
The importance of the discovery of the king of Stonehenge
Listen to the tape and choose the best answers
1 From the objects found in the grave ,archaeologists B can know A the man used to sleep with his face to the north B the man was probably a special man in his day C the man could have been killed by a hunter or warrior D the man was a king of somewhere in Central Europe
2 So many objects were buried together with the king of
A B C D
D Stonehenge in order to tell what his life was like make him come back to life prevent his grave from being dug up make sure of his next life
c 3 The man buried in the grave might be at that time. A a poor man B a hard-hearted man C a rich man D an ordinary man
4 The discovery is important for the following D reasons EXCEPT that A the two gold earrings date to 2470 BC B the man was the richest in ancient Britain C the grave was very close to Stonehenge D The man may have had a hand in the construction of Stonehenge 5 Why is the man buried in the grave called " King of Stonehenge"? D A He was buried three miles from Stonehenge B He had the oldest gold ever found in Britain C He might be a member of a powerful class who might have organized the construction of Stonehenge D All of the above
Seven World Wonders(
  1)
Seven World Wonders(
  2)
Seven World Wonders(
  3)
Seven World Wonders(
  4)
Seven World Wonders(
  5)
Seven World Wonders(
  6)
Seven World Wonders(
  7)
 

相关内容

高二英语_Unit2_《Robots》Reading课件_新人教版选修7

   Unit 2 Robots There are many types of robots and they can do different work. Can you name some of them? 机器猫 Entertainment robots Industrial robots 工业机器人 Domestic robots家用机器人 家用机器人 The robot which can play with children. The robot which can play foo ...

高中英语 Unit2《Cloning》课件-Reading 新人教版选修8

   Reading Warming up In pairs, look at these pictures and discuss which ones are natural clones and which ones are man-made. Explain how they differ. 一株草莓依靠它沿地“爬走” 一株草莓依靠它沿地“爬走”的匍匐 茎,一年内就能长出数百株草莓苗 一年内就能长出数百株草莓苗 富贵竹插枝即活 仙人掌每块落地就生根 Dolly是世界上第 是世界上第 一例用 ...

英语:unit2 《Cloning》-reading课件(新人教版选修8)

   Dolly the sheep and its baby Cloned rabbit 克隆的荧光小猪(左 和正常小猪 和正常小猪(右 克隆的荧光小猪 左)和正常小猪 右) 克隆马及其“母亲兼姐姐” 克隆马及其“母亲兼姐姐” Reading I Scanning Write the letter “T”if the statement is true. Write “F”if it is false. 1.Cloning means making a copy of an animal or ...

高中英语必修3Unit3电子教案reading

   课堂教学设计 课 题:Extentive reading-The Million pound bank note 授课时数 日期:2011 年 3 月 24 日 设计 要素 设计内容 In this period, we will mainly deal with the part reading .The purpose of this 教学 内容 分析 part of the Unit is to continue the play and give students opportuni ...

全国中小学教学中的互联网搜索参评教案:牛津英语模块二Unit 2 Reading教案

   全国中小学“教学中的互联网搜索” 全国中小学“教学中的互联网搜索”优秀教学案例评选 教案设计 教学课题 牛津高中英语 第二模块 第二单元 第二课时 Reading: An adventure in Africa 教案背景 1、 面向学生:高一 2、 学科:英语 3、 课时:1 4、 学生课前准备: 1)预习生词,了解单词的意思 2)预习课文,了解课文的大意 3)网络搜索关于非洲的背景知识 教材分析 本课是高一牛津英语第二模块第二单元的阅读课, 本节阅读课是关于 Toby 写给她的好友 Aih ...

牛津初中英语8A Unit6 reading The TaiWan earthquake教学设计

   1 一、教案背景 1、面向学生:中学 2、学科:英语 3、课时:两课时 4、学生课前准备: (1)预习教材 94?95 页的内容。 (2)以小组分工形式搜集以下地震的相关资料并完成下列表格: names of earthquakes the Tangshan earthquake the Wenchuan earthquake the Yushu earthquake the Haiti earthquake the Chile earthquake 请你用英语写出关于地震的几句话: whe ...

九年级英语unit11 reading

   Zhang Ming who is from USA is traveling in Shuitou No 1 Middle School. He wants to go to a supermarket hotel/bank… /restaurant/ hotel/bank…. But he doesn't know the way now. What should he do? Hi! Where is the restaurant? Sorry. I can t help can’t ...

牛津英语模块二Unit2Reading课件

   Unit 2 Reading(Ⅰ) Reading(Ⅰ An adventure in Africa Revision In unit 1, we have talked about African pyramids, can you tell me where these pyramids are located? Questions 1. What words come to your mind after watching the video? 2.Is it worthwhile g ...

译林牛津高中英语 模块十unit2 reading

   Unit 2 People on the move Population mobility in the USA LeadLead-in Why are some people on the move? I just got a new job in another country. I think it’ll be fun to experience a new culture. We want to live somewhere warm. We’re tired of the snow ...

牛津高中英语模块二 Unit 1 reading 课件

   Unit 1 Reading The First Period Boy missing, police puzzled 六合高级中学 高一英语备课组 Lead-in " Do you know about aliens? Do you really believe in them? " Look at some pictures, and discuss what it is like? Where do they live? How do they come to the earth? ...

热门内容

(湖南卷)2010年高考试题-英语(有答案)

   七彩教育网 www.7caiedu.cn 免费提供 Word 版教学资源 绝密★ 绝密★启封并使用完毕前 2010 年普通高等学校招生全国统一考试(湖南卷) 英 语 本试题卷分四个部分,共 13 页.时量 l20 分钟.满分 150 分. Part I Listening Comprehension (30 marks) Section A (22.5 marks) Directions: In this section, you will hear six conversations be ...

英语作文常用句

   英语作文万能模板 (一)段首句 1. 关于…人们有不同的观点。一些人认为…… There are different opinions among people as to . Some people suggest that . 2. 俗话说 (常言道) 它是我们前辈的经历, …, 但是, 即使在今天, 它在许多场合仍然适用。 There is an old saying. It is the experience of our forefathers,however,it is corr ...

社会保障专业英语

   安居工程 housing project for low-income families 安居小区 a neighborhood for low-income families 保障妇女就业权利 to guarantee women’s right to employment 补发拖欠的离退休人员统筹项目内的养老金 All back pension entitlements have been paid for the retired covered by the overall gover ...

XDF新概念英语第2册补充教材

   恒星英语学习网 http://Www.Hxen.com 新东方在线新概念英语网络课堂 新东方在线新概念英语网络课堂 新概念英语 新概念语法精粹 Guide to New Concept English Grammar (二册初级班) 二册初级班) 第一章 英语动词时态 (Tenses) 英语时态是英语语法中的第一道难关, 攻下此难关是作文、 阅读、 口语之关键。 汉语用不同词表达相应时态, 而英语用同一词的不同变化形式表达时态。 英语各种时态构成表:以 play 为例: 一般时态 play ...

高考英语常用动词词组攻略篇

   高考英语常用动词词组攻略篇 一、add (1)If you add 5 to 5,you get 10.<把……加到……上面> Five added to five is/makes 10. (2)This will add to our trouble.<增加> The balloons added to the festival atmosphere.<增加> (3)His whole school education added up to no mo ...