Flip-Flops & Fins

    Comprehension Questions

    1. Which of the following is true?
      Sandals are held on the foot by straps
    2. True or false? Flip-flops have 5 straps to keep them on your feet.
    3. Which of the following is not a name for “athletic shoes?”
    4. Why did people start calling athletic shoes sneakers?
      People began to call athletic shoes sneakers because the rubber soles made it easy to sneak up on people.
    5. How do hiking boots protect your feet when you are hiking?
      Hiking boots are made of stiffer materials, which protects your ankles on rough trails.
    6. True or false? Benjamin Franklin swam with wooden swim fins.

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    Audio files

    Flip-Flops & Fins: Introduction

    Flip-Flops & Fins: Sandals

    Flip-Flops & Fins: Athletic Shoes

    Flip-Flops & Fins: Special Summer Footwear