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Alex Trebek Remembered

In this lesson featuring content from The Washington Post, students read about Alex Trebek, the late host of the Jeopardy! game show. This lesson includes a video and an article as well as comprehension and discussion questions.

Vocabulary
  • tribute
  • go viral
  • iteration
  • blurb
  • overtaken
  • cameo
  • chuckle
  • meticulous
  • polarized
  • prognosis
  • hiatus
  • zeitgeist
Task Content
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • Reading Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Video(Reference)
  • Video Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Full Article (Optional Reading)(Reference)