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72 staycations

Staycations

The recession of 2007–2010 called for the coining of a new word: Staycations! In this lesson, students learn how this new word was coined and discuss how to spend the perfect holiday at or near home.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 6 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • audio
Vocabulary
  • recession
  • coin
  • not afford
  • amuse one’s self
  • swap
  • stressful
  • catch up on
  • tempted
  • a boom
  • book (verb)
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review B
  • Discussion
  • Listen & Type