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The Red Cross

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  • Int
  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 4

In this lesson, students read about the history of the establishment of the International Committee of the Red Cross. Students learn and practice related words and discuss the core principles of the Red Cross, including impartiality and neutrality.

Lesson Audio
Lesson Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • humanitarian (adj)
  • wounded
  • civilian
  • round up
  • ordeal
  • neutral
  • treaty
  • combatant
  • emblem
  • personnel
  • alleviate
  • dignity