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Texas Bakery Supports Pride

In this digital-only lesson featuring modified content from The Washington Post, students read about a bakery in Lufkin, Texas, which received a backlash for selling pride-themed rainbow cookies. This lesson includes an article and photos as well as comprehension and discussion questions.

  • backlash
  • peeved
  • propaganda
  • dumbfounded
  • abrupt
  • scrape by
  • abundance
  • go viral
  • heartwarming
  • influx
  • outweigh
  • disenfranchised
Task Content
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Photos(Reference)
  • Photo Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)