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Dr. Kevorkian

Famous People

Int – High Int

Unlike many of the patients he helped, Dr. Kevorkian died of natural causes. In this lesson, students learn about this eccentric doctor. They interview each other about eccentric people in their own lives and practice the pronunciation of common diseases.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 6 pages
Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • suicide
  • civil right
  • nickname
  • euthanize
  • eccentric
  • flea market
  • lethal
  • Alzheimer’s
  • paralysis
  • legalize
  • second-degree murder
  • Congress
Tasks

Launch

Due

Task Info

  • Warm-Up

  • Vocabulary Preview A

  • Vocabulary Preview B

  • Read & Listen

  • Timeline

  • True or False

  • Pronunciation Practice

  • Discussion

  • Class Debate

  • Interview