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Alcatraz Island


Low Int – Int

Young Learners

Did you know that Alcatraz Island means "Island of the Pelicans"? In this lesson, students learn and discover interesting facts about Alcatraz Island through reading, speaking, listening, and vocabulary tasks.

  • jail
  • silence
  • escape
  • dangerous
  • fail
PDF Content
  • reading
  • vocabulary review puzzles
  • comprehension questions
  • listening with gap-fill
Task Content
  • Warm-Up Video(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Bonus Question(Multiple-Choice)
  • Vocabulary Review(Matching)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)
  • Speaking Practice(Speaking Task)