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The Christmas Island Crabs

In this digital-only lesson featuring modified content from The Washington Post, students read about the annual migration of red crabs on Australia's Christmas Island. This lesson includes an article as well as comprehension and discussion questions.

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Vocabulary
  • mate
  • migrate
  • annual
  • trek
  • local
  • frequent
  • keen
  • caution
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)