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Burnout

Discussion Starters

Int – High Int

Teens & Adults

Grades 9–12

In this lesson, students read a short article about burnout. They learn about the signs and symptoms of burnout and ways to avoid it. The lesson includes a review of modals of advice, discussion questions, and a research activity.

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Vocabulary
  • hormones
  • exhaustion
  • boundaries
  • diagnosis
  • prioritize
  • indicator
  • insomnia
  • prolonged
  • overextend
  • resentfulness
Grammar
  • modals of advice
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • vocabulary preview
  • reading
  • comprehension
  • vocabulary review
  • grammar review
  • discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up Video(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview(Type in the Blanks)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Type in the Blanks)
  • Grammar Review: Modals of Advice(Reference)
  • Grammar Review: Practice(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Research(Reference)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)