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1017

Norman Bethune

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.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 4 pages
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
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Timeline
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review
  • Discussion