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Private Prisons

Students read about the controversial use of private prisons in the US. The lesson includes vocabulary review exercises, comprehension questions, and discussion questions.

Vocabulary
  • offender
  • detention
  • immoral
  • opponent
  • sentence
  • decriminalization
  • high turnover
  • inmate
  • revolt
  • incarceration
PDF Content
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • audio
Task Content
  • Warm-Up Video(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review (Matching)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)