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93 columbus day

Columbus Day

Not everyone thinks an annual party should be thrown in Christopher Columbus’s name. In this lesson, students practice word stress, summarizing, and giving an opinion.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1–1.5 hours
  • 4 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • group discussion
  • pronunciation practice
  • research activity
Vocabulary
  • explorer
  • anniversary
  • discovery
  • inhabit
  • stumble upon
  • controversial
  • resistance
  • colonize
  • depict
  • deserve