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93 world oceans day

World Oceans Day

In 2009, the UN announced that World Oceans Day would be observed every year as a way of honoring the importance of oceans and addressing future environmental challenges. In this lesson, students learn new vocabulary, answer comprehension questions, and discuss issues related to pollution and activism.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1–1.5 hours
  • 5 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • group discussion
  • survey
Vocabulary
  • propose
  • summit
  • observe
  • address
  • recreation
  • pirate
  • ignore
  • pollute
  • carelessly
  • intervention
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review B
  • Discussion
  • Listen & Type