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80 gord downie

Gord Downie

Famous People

Int – High Int

In this lesson, students read a short biography about one of Canada’s musical treasures. They learn new vocabulary and review multiple-word adjectives.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 6 pages
Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • grammar review
  • discussion
  • research
Vocabulary
  • icon
  • pal
  • debut
  • millennium
  • solo
  • activist
  • residential school
  • terminal
  • weep
  • documentary
Grammar
  • multiple-word adjectives
Tasks

Title

Due

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