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The Basics of American Football, Explained

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Video Length: 3:53

Updated on: 09/11/2020

Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.

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Lesson Description

In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch an informational video about the basic rules and history of American football. It includes discussion questions, conversation, and other activities about sports in America and American football. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms and phrases from the video. It includes a section on prepositions used in the video. The grammar section features the usage of the prepositional phrase structure "by + gerund" for expressing how to do something. There are additional speaking tasks included, as well as a quiz and review section with a bonus activity.

Video Description

American football is one of the most popular sports in the USA. Watch this video to find out more about its history, its rules and the Super Bowl!

Lesson Activities

American Football, Sports
Short Answers, Numbers
Images, Multiple Choice, Correct Word Choice, Prepositions
By + Gerund
Quiz & Review + Bonus Activity

Lesson Topics

American Football, Sports

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