Hats & Caps

    Comprehension Questions

    1. True or false? The crown of a sun hat is the part that covers the top of the head.
    2. How does wearing a wide brim hat like a sombrero help protect you from the sun?
      A wide brim can shade your eyes so that you can see better in the sunshine. A wide brim can also protect your head, neck and shoulder from the sun.
    3. How are caps different from hats?
      Caps fit closely on a person’s head. They don’t have brims, but they can have visors or bills.
    4. True or false? In a baseball cap, the visor can also be called a “bill.”
    5. Which of these people do not use a helmet?
    6. When would you wear a hard hat?
      Hard hats are used by workers at building sites. If you were visiting or working at a building site, you would need to wear a hard hat. You would also need to wear a hard hat if there was a danger of something heavy or hard falling and hitting your head.

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    Audio files

    Hats & Caps: Introduction

    Hats & Caps: Hats

    Hats & Caps: Caps

    Hats & Caps: Helmets