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Syrian Refugee Crisis

Historic Events

High Int – Adv

In this lesson, students learn about the massive humanitarian crisis caused by the Syrian civil war. Students discuss refugee camps and review the use of "home" as an adverb.

  • movement
  • resignation
  • civil war
  • refugee camps
  • displaced
  • torture
  • smuggler
  • desperate
  • sanitation
  • overflowing
  • makeshift
  • humanitarian
  • home (used as an adverb)
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • grammar practice
  • discussion questions
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Timeline(Sequencing)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Multiple-Choice)
  • Grammar Review(Reference)
  • Grammar Practice(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion(Reference)