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81 amazon rainforest

The Amazon Rainforest

Famous Places

Int – High Int

In this lesson, students learn about the Amazon rainforest and its importance. They answer comprehension questions, practice vocabulary words, and review comparative and superlative adjectives.

Note: In American English, "rain forest" is sometimes written as two words. In Canadian and British English (and in Brazil), it is written as one word: "rainforest." Choose the usage you prefer (US or CAN) and print the corresponding version of the lesson.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 7 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension question
  • grammar review
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • biodiverse
  • species
  • perspective
  • uninhabitable
  • filter
  • deforestation
  • lumber
  • lucrative
  • reluctant
  • endangered
  • habitat
  • ecotourism
Grammar
  • comparative and superlative adjectives
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Extra Information
  • True or False
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review A
  • Vocabulary Review B
  • Grammar Review
  • Grammar Practice
  • Discussion