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Stan Lee

Famous People

Int – High Int

Students will read a short biography about the comic writer, editor, and producer Stan Lee. They will learn new vocabulary related to his life. This lesson includes comprehension and discussion questions as well as an assignment for further research.

This lesson mentions "anti-drug messages" in Stan Lee's work.

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Vocabulary
  • immigrant
  • novelist
  • stigma
  • odd jobs
  • obituary
  • proofreading
  • rise through the ranks
  • relatable
  • moody
  • figurehead
  • cameo
  • legacy
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
  • research
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Research(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)