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Mecca

Mecca is Islam's holiest city. Muslims turn toward Mecca five times a day to pray. Islam was founded in Mecca by the Prophet Mohammed in the 7th century.

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  • 2 hours
  • 2 pages
Audio
Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • holiest
  • pray
  • narrow
  • valley
  • originally
  • founded
  • cubed
  • able-bodied
  • pilgrimage
  • rituals
  • stampedes
  • violent
  • demonstration
Tasks

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Task Info

  • Warm-Up

  • Vocabulary Preview A

  • Vocabulary Preview B

  • Read & Listen

  • True or False

  • Comprehension

  • Vocabulary Review

  • Discussion