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The Wright Brothers

Famous People


Teens & Adults

Orville and Wilbur Wright invented and flew the world's first powered aircraft. They spent years improving their designs and built planes for the army. They also trained pilots to fly.

  • invent
  • talent
  • repair
  • set up
  • experiment
  • tunnel
  • propeller
  • cylinder
  • patent
  • contract
  • improve
  • train
  • research
  • 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)