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Machu Picchu

In this lesson, students will learn about a fortress city of the ancient Incas that was built in the 1400s and is located high in the Andes mountains range in central Peru, South America.

This lesson mentions war. Teacher discretion is advised.

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Vocabulary
  • estate
  • retreat
  • palace
  • craftsmen
  • terrace
  • irrigation
  • steep
  • slope
  • priests
  • abandon
  • guide
  • article
PDF Content
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)