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Extreme Sports Lesson Plan for ESL Students

Instructor: Suzanne Rose

Suzanne has taught all levels PK-graduate school and has a PhD in Instructional Systems Design. She currently teachers literacy courses to preservice and inservice teachers.

English Language Learners explore extreme sports through the activities in this lesson plan. The lesson plan culminates in a game of 'What's my extreme sport,' which encourages students to ask and answer questions in English.

Learning Objectives

As a result of this lesson, students will:

  • Define the words: sport, extreme, and extreme sport.
  • Give examples of extreme sports.
  • Categorize extreme sports according to location (land, water, air, snow/ice).
  • Ask and answer questions about extreme sports.

Length

60-90 minutes

Curriculum Standards

ELP 9-12.8

An ELL can determine the meaning of words and phrases in oral presentations and literary and informational text.

ELP 9-12.9

An ELL can create clear and coherent grade-appropriate speech and text.

Materials Needed

  • Set of vocabulary cards - 1 card for each of the extreme sports listed below (1 set per student)
  • Photos or videos of extreme sports

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