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72 daylight saving time

Daylight Saving Time

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.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 5 pages
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
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Usage Note
  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review
  • Grammar Review
  • Discussion
  • Listen & Type