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98 thai cave rescue

The Thai Cave Rescue

Historic Events

Int – High Int

Students read about the miraculous rescue of 12 young boys and their soccer coach from a flooded cave in Thailand. Learners also discuss the rescue operation and review the third conditional.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 7 pages
Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • grammar review
  • discussion
  • listening with gap-fill
Vocabulary
  • mouth
  • chamber
  • medic
  • devise
  • treacherous
  • monsoon
  • deteriorating
  • with heavy hearts
  • extraction
  • emerge
  • airlift
  • in quarantine
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Usage Note
  • Timeline
  • Comprehension
  • Grammar Review A
  • Grammar Review B
  • Grammar Practice
  • Discussion