Unsupported Browser

ESL Library may not function properly in Internet Explorer. We recommend using Google Chrome or Firefox instead.

Unsupported Browser

ESL Library may not function properly in older browsers. We recommend updating yours to the latest version for the best experience.

The New Moon Race

In the 1950s and '60s the US and the Soviet Union had an intense rivalry. They both wanted to be the first to explore space. Which country will be the next to put a man on the moon? Find out what your students think.

Vocabulary
  • intense
  • rivalry
  • launch
  • satellite
  • momentum
  • analyst
  • exploration
  • funding
  • agency
  • maintain
PDF Content
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • audio
Task Content
  • Warm-Up Video(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Just Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension (Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)