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James Naismith

Famous People

Int – High Int

Did you know that a Canadian invented the game of basketball as part of a school project? James Naismith was present when it became an Olympic sport at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany.

Vocabulary
  • invent
  • athletic
  • minister
  • ordained
  • combine
  • training
  • skill
  • accuracy
  • popular
  • profit
PDF Content
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Type in the Blanks)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)