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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.

Vocabulary
  • movement
  • resignation
  • civil war
  • refugee camps
  • displaced
  • torture
  • smuggler
  • desperate
  • sanitation
  • overflowing
  • makeshift
  • humanitarian
Grammar
  • 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)