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Mask-Wearing & Language Development

That's News to Me


Teens & Adults

Grades 9–12

In this lesson featuring content from The Washington Post, students read about how mask-wearing may be a potential problem in a child's language development. This lesson includes vocabulary and comprehension questions.

  • inhibit
  • pathology
  • plasticity
  • ascertain
  • trajectory
  • distort
  • nascent
  • enunciate
  • contingent
  • stimulate
Task Content
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Speaking(Speaking Task)