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How Ski Warfare Created Biathlon

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Video Length: 3:38

Updated on: 02/16/2022

Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.

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Lesson Description

In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch a short documentary video and do a listening exercise about the origins of biathlon. It includes discussion questions and other speaking activities about biathlon, winter sports, and ski warfare. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms and phrases from the video. The post-viewing section includes activities on a video quote, vocabulary context usage, and parts of speech. The grammar activity features the usage of past perfect continuous. There are additional speaking tasks included, as well as a quiz and review section.

Video Description

Leran how ski warfare created modern day biathlon. It all started as a military exercise in Norway.

Lesson Activities

Biathlon, Winter Sports, Ski Warfare
Short Answers, Matching Activity
Scandinavian Adjectives, Multiple Choice, Write Your Own Definition
Past Perfect Continuous
Quiz & Review

Lesson Topics

Biathlon, Winter Sports, Ski Warfare

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