Here is a nice presentation activity for presenting modals that can refer to possibility and certainty: might be, could be, may be, and must be. The steps of the activity:
1- Teacher (T) writes the forms of the modals of possibility and certainty on the board.
2- T. has a crushed aspirin in a plastic plate or a piece of paper.
3- T. walks around the class and asks students (ss) to LOOK and make their guesses lile: it might be.....
4- Second time ss make their guesses by TOUCHING it.
5- Third time ss make their guesses by SMELLING it
6- Lastly, ss make their guesses by TASYING it.
7- After all these trials, if the ss are sure they say: Yes, teacher it MUST BE.....
Submitted by: Nazan Özçinar
Sabancı University FDP Departmant
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