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World Oceans Day

Holidays & Events


Teens & Adults

In 2009, the UN announced that World Oceans Day would be observed every year as a way of honoring the importance of oceans and addressing future environmental challenges. In this lesson, students learn new vocabulary, answer comprehension questions, and discuss issues related to pollution and activism.

  • propose
  • summit
  • observe
  • address
  • recreation
  • pirate
  • ignore
  • pollute
  • carelessly
  • intervention
PDF Content
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • group discussion
  • survey
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)