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SAD Hacks: Fighting the Winter Blues

In this digital-only lesson featuring content from The Washington Post, students read advice about how to combat SAD (seasonal affective disorder). This lesson includes an article as well as comprehension and discussion questions.

Vocabulary
  • dread
  • blues
  • consult
  • persistent
  • melancholy
  • tackle
  • fragrant
  • mimic
  • blinds
  • soothing
  • aroma
  • conducive
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)