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You will listen to a poem and complete different tasks about listening comprehension and grammar structures.
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Drum Dream Girl a story by Margarita Engle with drawings by Rafael López, a powerful story for girls and also for boys.
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4 minutes 42 seconds
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Grammar practice
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The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Advanced (C1)
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This resource is intended for:High schoolers
High schoolers
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1. Fill the gap.
everyone on the island of music in the city of drum beats believed that only boys should play drums.
2. Fill the gap.
… beat dreams at outdoor cafes that lookedGardens she heard drums played by men,
3. Fill the gap.
The clack of woodpecker beats, the dancing tap of her only footstepsthe comforting pet of her own heartbeat at carnivals.
4. Fill the gap.
… beats of towering dancersthe dragon clang of customers rolled out their own dreamy drum, rhythm on tables and chairs.
5. Fill the gap.
andeveryone kept reminding her that girls on the island of music had never played drums the brave drum.
6. Fill the gap.
dream girl dared to play tall conga drums small bongo drumsbig round silvery moon right to Polly's her hands seemed to fly as …
7. Fill the gap.
their father said, only boys should play drums.
8. Fill the gap.
So the drum dream girl had to keep dreamingdrumming alone until finally,
9. Fill the gap.
he taught her more and more and more, and she practiced, and she practiced.
10. Fill the gap.
… bright music sangdanced and decided that girls should always be allowed to play drums and both girls and boys should feel …
11. Fill the gap.
Elder Yaga performed with her older sistersan akai ona Cuba's.
Costanzam is from/lives in Argentina and has been a member of iSLCollective since 2012-05-17. Costanzam last logged in on 2022-09-20, and has shared 8 resources on iSLCollective so far.
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