In this lesson, students will find out about some ridiculous moments in history and interesting facts about The Great Emu War, one of those weird stories that is stranger than fiction. It was a nuisance wildlife military operation in which some huge brave birds beat the Australian Army.
Students will enlarge their vocabulary on the topic of birds and historical events. They will practice reading, listening, and speaking.
Age: adults and teenagers
Level: High Pre-Intermediate / Intermediate
Time: 50 mins
Lesson type: reading and listening
Materials: a worksheet, youtube video