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Calgary Stampede

Students read about the Calgary Stampede. This lesson includes a reading, comprehension check, vocabulary review, and discussion questions. It also includes a research task about the involvement of the First Nations community.

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Vocabulary
  • anticipated
  • heritage
  • promoter
  • livestock
  • potential
  • pitch
  • merge
  • chuck wagon
  • revenue
  • expansion
  • kick off
  • midway
PDF Content
  • warm-up tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
  • research assignment
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Vocabulary Review(Type in the Blanks)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Research(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)