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Daylight Saving Time

Discussion Starters


Teens & Adults

In this lesson, students read about the pros and cons of daylight saving time. They learn the history behind the seasonal time shift and discuss whether or not it's worth keeping.

  • observe
  • standard
  • semiannual
  • shift
  • propose
  • artificial
  • offset
  • rush hour
  • productivity
  • jet lag
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
  • listening with gap-fill
Task Content
  • Usage Note(Reference)
  • Warm-Up Video(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Multiple-Choice)
  • Grammar Review(Reference)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)