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Earth Day

Holidays & Events

High Int – Adv

In the words of the founding father, Gaylord Nelson, the first Earth Day "organized itself." Students learn about environmental movements and write an Earth Day theme song.

Find many related lessons in our Lesson Collection about The Environment.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 2–3 hours
  • 10 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • introduction to idioms
  • comprehension questions
  • pair work
  • group work
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • grassroots
  • demonstration
  • agenda
  • catalytic converter
  • pesticide
  • extinction
  • resurrect
  • turnout
  • summit
  • sustainable
  • progress
  • poverty
  • intention
  • eco-conscious
  • documentary
Tasks

Launch

Due

Answer Key

  • Warm-Up

  • Vocabulary Preview A

  • Vocabulary Preview B

  • Vocabulary Preview C

  • Read & Listen

  • Comprehension

  • Vocabulary Review A

  • Vocabulary Review B

  • Vocabulary Review C

  • Discussion

  • Listen & Type