72 daylight saving time

Daylight Saving Time

Discussion Starters
  • Int
  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 5

In this lesson, students read about the pros and cons of daylight saving time. They learn the history behind the seasonal time shift and discuss whether or not it's worth keeping.

Lesson Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
  • listening with gap-fill
Vocabulary
  • observe
  • standard
  • semiannual
  • shift
  • propose
  • artificial
  • offset
  • rush hour
  • productivity
  • jet lag