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Big Ben

In this lesson, students learn about the history of Elizabeth Tower and its famous bell, Big Ben. Students also learn the two theories of how the bell got its nickname before discussing their own nicknames.

Vocabulary
  • formerly
  • landmark
  • careless
  • complex
  • design
  • crack
  • chime
  • illuminate
  • closure
  • tour
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • survey
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Timeline(Sequencing)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Multiple-Choice)