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Roberta Bondar

In this lesson, students read a brief biography about Roberta Bondar, Canada’s first female astronaut. They learn and practice new vocabulary, and review regular and irregular verbs in the simple past.

  • degree
  • neurologist
  • training
  • astronaut
  • researcher
  • recovery
  • charity
  • observatory
  • regular and irregular verbs
  • simple past
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review
  • writing practice
  • comprehension questions
  • grammar review
  • research
  • listening
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • Writing Practice A(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Timeline(Sequencing)
  • Writing Practice B(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Grammar Review(Reference)
  • Grammar Practice(Type in the Blanks)
  • Vocabulary Review (Multiple-Choice)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)
  • Research(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)