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93 dragon boat festival

Dragon Boat Festival

In this lesson, students learn one of the legends behind China's annual dragon boat festival. After learning about Qu Yuan, students take turns playing the devil's advocate.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 5 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • exile
  • banish
  • protest
  • corruption
  • rush out
  • spirit
  • paddler
  • bow
  • steering
  • synchronize
  • devil's advocate
Tasks

Title

Due

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