- Read the article, then copy the 9 sentences into your exercise books and fill in the gaps.
- Look up the unknown words and learn them!
Word bank: opened, area, love, lighthouse, cost, island of the pelicans, ghost, closed, Alcatraz, 1963, Rock
- Alcatraz Island is also called __________________ or the ________________________.
- Alcatraz was first used as a ____________________________.
- It became a museum ______________________.
- Alcatraz comes from the original Spanish name of the island an means ____________________________________________.
- The famous Alcatraz prison ______________ in August 1934 and _________________ on 21 March 1963.
- The prison was shut down in 1963, because it _______________ too much to run.
- Today, people still ________________ to go see the prison.
- People enjoy the tales of possible ___________________ encounters on the prison grounds.
- Alcatraz Island is one of many islands in the San Francisco Bay ____________________.