ESL Library is now Ellii!

Unsupported Browser

Ellii may not function properly in Internet Explorer. We recommend using Google Chrome or Firefox instead.

Unsupported Browser

Ellii may not function properly in older browsers. We recommend updating yours to the latest version for the best experience.

Alexander Graham Bell

Famous People

Int

Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

In this lesson, students learn about the inventor of the telephone. They learn new vocabulary and discuss different forms of communication.

Vocabulary
  • invent
  • expert
  • deaf
  • encourage
  • device
  • grant
  • patent
  • convention
  • demonstrate
  • researcher
  • experiment
  • breed
  • aviation
PDF Content
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Type in the Blanks)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)