Unsupported Browser

ESL Library may not function properly in Internet Explorer. We recommend using Google Chrome or Firefox instead.

Unsupported Browser

ESL Library may not function properly in older browsers. We recommend updating yours to the latest version for the best experience.

The Occupy Movement

Historic Events

Int – Adv

A demonstration that began in the New York financial district grew into a global movement in 2011. Protestors claimed to be fighting for the rights of "99%" of the population.

Vocabulary
  • demonstrate
  • demand
  • remain
  • media coverage
  • portray
  • wild
  • pepper spray
  • take notice
  • spawn
  • movement
  • periodically
  • grievance
PDF Content
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • audio
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension (Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion(Reference)