This video and lesson plan is about Arif Lohar, one of Pakistan’s most well known and respected Punjabi folk singers.
File Formats: PDF, MP4 and MP3
Exercises Included in This Lesson Plan: Reading, Listening, Multiple Choice Questions, Antonym Match, Create Sentences, Answer Key
The video and PDF lesson takes students through the singer’s youth and present life. Arif Lohar is a Punjabi traditional folk singer from Pakistan performing with his signature chimta, a native musical instrument resembling tongs. He was born on April 18th, 1966. His father, Alam Lohar, was also a renowned folk singer. Arif has more than 150 albums and has recorded more than 3,000 songs, mostly in Punjabi. The lesson plan has grammar and comprehension activities to scaffold students’ reading, writing and listening skills.