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98 syrian refugee crisis

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.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 4 pages
Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • grammar practice
  • discussion questions
Vocabulary
  • movement
  • resignation
  • civil war
  • refugee camps
  • displaced
  • torture
  • smuggler
  • desperate
  • sanitation
  • overflowing
  • makeshift
  • humanitarian
Grammar
  • home (used as an adverb)
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Timeline
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review
  • Grammar Review
  • Grammar Practice
  • Discussion