98 thai cave rescue

The Thai Cave Rescue

Historic Events
  • Int – High Int
  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 7

Students read about the miraculous rescue of 12 young boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave in Thailand. Learners also discuss the rescue operation and review the third conditional.

Lesson Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • grammar review
  • discussion
  • listening with gap-fill
Vocabulary
  • mouth
  • chamber
  • medic
  • devise
  • treacherous
  • monsoon
  • deteriorating
  • with heavy hearts
  • extraction
  • emerge
  • airlift
  • in quarantine