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Harry S. Truman

In this lesson, students read a short biography about the 33rd president of the United States. They learn and review academic vocabulary and review participial adjectives.

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PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 6 pages
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Tasks
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • assume
  • atomic bombing
  • bright
  • well-respected
  • Senate
  • surrender
  • object
  • pass the buck
  • financial aid
  • war-torn
Grammar
  • participial adjectives