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73 gun control

Gun Control

Mini-Debates

Int – High Int

Students read about and discuss gun control and gun violence around the world. A variety of debate topics are provided. The lesson includes vocabulary review tasks and discussion questions.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 2 hours
  • 7 pages
Tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • debate questions
Vocabulary
  • penal colony
  • massacre
  • initiate
  • crackdown
  • swift
  • retrieve
  • skyrocket
  • easy access
  • mental illness
  • opponent
  • rampage
  • mandatory
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Comprehension
  • Discussion or Writing
  • Sentence Stems for Debating
  • Debate #1
  • Debate #2
  • Debate #3
  • Debate #4