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Texas Bakery Supports Pride

That's News to Me

Low Int

Teens & Adults

Grades 9–12

In this digital-only lesson featuring modified content from The Washington Post, students read about a bakery in Lufkin, Texas, which received a backlash for selling pride-themed rainbow cookies. This lesson includes an article and photos as well as comprehension and discussion questions.

  • dozen
  • cancel
  • upset
  • financial
  • block
  • surge
  • fulfill
  • overwhelm
Task Content
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Photos(Reference)
  • Photo Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)