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80 leonard cohen

Leonard Cohen

Famous People

Int

About this printable lesson

In this lesson, students read about a Canadian music legend and famous poet who died in 2016. They learn and practice related vocabulary and listen to music to inspire their own poetry. Follow up with ESL Library’s How to Write a Poem lesson from the Writing in English section.

Lesson Materials

PDFs
  • Est. time to teach:1.5–2 hours
  • Pages:5
Audio

In This Lesson

Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
  • poetry challenge
Vocabulary
  • decade
  • royalties
  • debut
  • monotone
  • soothing
  • iconic
  • autobiographical
  • influential
  • reclusive
  • discard
About this digital lesson

In this lesson, students read about a Canadian music legend and famous poet who died in 2016. They learn and practice related vocabulary and listen to music to inspire their own poetry. Follow up with ESL Library’s How to Write a Poem lesson from the Writing in English section.

Tasks

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  • Warm-Up

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  • Vocabulary Preview A

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  • Vocabulary Preview B

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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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  • Vocabulary Review B

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  • Discussion

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  • Poetry Challenge

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