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The Kyoto Protocol


Int – Adv

Teens & Adults

Grades 9–12

This lesson offers an introduction to global warming and provides information about the Kyoto Protocol. Students debate government responsibilities and restrictions related to the environment.

  • trap
  • precipitation
  • drought
  • devastating
  • reduce
  • legally binding
  • pledge
  • crucial
  • target
  • consequences
PDF Content
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • debate questions
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Reading(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Type in the Blanks)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Debate #1(Reference)
  • Debate #2(Reference)
  • Writing(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)