1017

Norman Bethune

Famous People
  • High Int
  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 4

Students read a brief bio about Canadian surgeon Norman Bethune. In addition to comprehension questions and a vocabulary review, they discuss the idea of public health care.

Lesson Audio
Lesson Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • innovation
  • blood transfusion
  • follow in one’s footsteps
  • stretcher
  • wounded
  • radical
  • artificially
  • collapse
  • communism
  • shock
  • sanitation
  • martyr