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Amazon Destroys Unsold Items

In this digital-only lesson featuring modified content from The Washington Post, students read about allegations that an Amazon warehouse in Scotland has been dumping thousands of unsold items into landfills and recycling centers. This lesson includes comprehension and discussion questions.

Vocabulary
  • destroy
  • investigation
  • demand
  • dump
  • employed
  • accusation
  • mass
  • headline
Task Content
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • Comprehension(True or False)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)