72 migrant children

The Migrant Children Crisis

Historic Events
  • High Int – Adv
  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 7

Students read about illegal migration and how a controversial US policy affects migrant children. They discuss deportation and shelters and practice paraphrasing.

Lesson Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • reference
  • paraphrasing
  • listening with gap-fill
Vocabulary
  • seek asylum
  • multitude
  • in tow
  • arduous
  • zero tolerance
  • prosecution
  • smuggle
  • unaccompanied
  • undocumented
  • deport