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82 tornadoes

Tornadoes

Famous Things

Int – High Int

In this lesson, students learn about the science behind tornadoes. This lesson includes a reading (with audio), comprehension questions, vocabulary review tasks, and discussion questions.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1–2 hours
  • 8 pages
Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • phrasal verbs
  • discussion
  • group activity
  • diagram
Vocabulary
  • debris
  • funnel
  • short-lived
  • peak
  • updraft
  • vortex
  • rotating
  • downdraft
  • meteorologist
  • take shelter
Grammar
  • phrasal verbs
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • True or False
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review A
  • Discussion