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Sending Money Home

Discussion Starters

High Int – Adv

Teens & Adults

Grades 9–12

Students read about remittances. They discuss how sending money home affects recipients, receiving nations, and migrants. This lesson also includes a review on writing percentages and a research task about host nations.

  • remittance
  • migrant
  • exponentially
  • developing nation
  • poverty
  • sanitation
  • recipient
  • conversion
  • economist
  • incentive
  • expectation
  • animosity
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
  • writing practice
  • critical thinking
  • research
Task Content
  • Warm-Up Video(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Extra Information(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)
  • Reference(Reference)
  • Critical Thinking(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)