Free Printable Lessons for English Teachers
Why did dinosaurs become extinct? The answer is because a giant asteroid hit the earth. The aftermath of which destroyed them.
Scientists are now claiming they were also killed off by huge supervolcanoes known as the Deccan Traps, in what is now northern India. These doubled their eruptions within 50,000 years of the giant asteroid hitting the earth.
Speaking/Warm Up: Think of three things you know about dinosaurs. Add three things you know about asteroids. Go round the room swapping details with others. -- Article Quiz: Student A questions - 1) What is a dinosaur? 2) What is an asteroid? 3) What is the difference between an asteroid and a comet? 4) Where is Mexico? 5) Where is India? -- Spelling. Homework. Gap Fill: Listening. Etc.