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Yuri Gagarin

Yuri Gagarin was the first person to orbit the earth in a spacecraft. The Russian government sent him and his wife on a world tour so that everyone would know about the success of its space program.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 6 pages
Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • orbit
  • launch
  • survive
  • cosmonaut
  • altitude
  • parachute
  • hero
  • commander
  • train
  • crater
  • achievement
  • shuttle
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • True or False
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review
  • Discussion