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1108

Robin Williams

Famous People

Int – High Int

About this printable lesson

Students read a short biography about the world-famous American comedian, Robin Williams. They learn new vocabulary and expressions related to laughter. This lesson includes comprehension, discussion questions, and an improv activity.

Lesson Materials

PDFs
  • Est. time to teach:1.5-2 hours
  • Pages:6
Audio

In This Lesson

Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • sitcom
  • impersonation
  • stand-up show
  • in stitches
  • prestigious
  • spin-off
  • ad-lib
  • gig
  • lift one’s spirits
  • pay a visit
  • substance abuse
  • depression
About this digital lesson

Students read a short biography about the world-famous American comedian, Robin Williams. They learn new vocabulary and expressions related to laughter. This lesson includes comprehension, discussion questions, and an improv activity.

Tasks

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  • Warm-Up

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  • Vocabulary Preview A

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  • Read & Listen

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  • True or False

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  • Comprehension

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  • Vocabulary Review A

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  • Guessing Game

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  • Discussion

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