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Why Cow's Milk?

That's News to Me

High Int

All ages

Grades 6–12

In this lesson featuring content from The Washington Post, students read about the popularity of cow's milk in the United States. This lesson includes vocabulary, comprehension questions, and a speaking task.

Vocabulary
  • mammal
  • docile
  • local
  • resist
  • herder
  • factor
  • breed
  • odor
  • vegan
  • volunteer
Task Content
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)