To provide gist and detailed reading practice using a text about the 2014 world cup in the context of sports
To provide clarification of words about teams and competitions in the context of sports
Procedure (30-40 minutes)
ask if students watched the world cup this year, talk about what they thought of it
Words to pre-teach: squad, midfielder, arbitration.
Skim the text, pick from a list of possible titles
read it, answer specific questions
get into groups, discuss few thematic points