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Cocoa Fields (Child Slavery)

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Teens & Adults

Grades 9–12

Students learn about child slavery in West African cocoa fields. They review related vocabulary and discuss what average humans can do to prevent child trafficking.

  • slave
  • beat
  • pesticide
  • initiative
  • remote
  • traffic
  • boycott
  • turn a blind eye
  • fair trade
  • spokesperson
PDF Content
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • audio
Task Content
  • Warm-Up Video(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)