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1096

Rubin Hurricane Carter

Famous People

Int – High Int

Students read a brief bio about boxer Hurricane Carter. They review vocabulary and comprehension questions and practice choosing between the adverb forms hard and hardly.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 5 pages
Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • middleweight
  • conviction
  • knock out
  • homicide
  • jury
  • life sentence
  • autobiography
  • recluse
  • dedicate
  • honorary
Grammar
  • adverbs with two forms
Tasks

Title

Due

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