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80 jack ma

Jack Ma

In this lesson, students read about the self-made billionaire from China who founded Alibaba, a successful e-commerce site. This lesson includes a reading (with audio), comprehension questions, vocabulary review tasks, and discussion questions.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 5 pages
Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • writing task
  • speaking task
Vocabulary
  • founder
  • born with a silver spoon in one’s mouth
  • communist
  • rejection
  • translation
  • inspire
  • e-commerce
  • invest
  • ambassador
  • open doorways
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • True or False
  • Timeline
  • Vocabulary Review A
  • Vocabulary Review B
  • Discussion