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The Quebec Referendum (1995)

  • Int
  • 2 hours
  • 4

In this lesson, students read about the history of the sovereignty movement in Quebec. They learn about the referendum of 1995 and discuss how some words have negative connotations.

Lesson Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • writing
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • referendum
  • sovereign
  • poll station
  • reject
  • put on the back burner
  • confident
  • preserve
  • rally eligible
  • slim margin
  • ethnic momentum
Grammar
  • collocations with "cast"