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Australia's Stolen Generations

In this lesson featuring an article from The Washington Post, students read about the Australian government's plan to pay reparations to the Indigenous children who were forcibly taken away from their families to attend boarding schools and religious institutions. This lesson includes comprehension and discussion questions.

Vocabulary
  • remote
  • inquiry
  • forcibly
  • reparations
  • claimant
  • class action
  • reckoning
  • lag
  • legacy
  • disparities
  • scheme
  • mission
Task Content
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)