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Kamala Harris

Famous People

Int – High Int

Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

In this lesson, students learn about Kamala Harris, the vice president of the United States. They read a short biography and discuss race and gender in politics.

  • predominantly
  • wealthy
  • desegregate
  • shape
  • enroll
  • district attorney
  • prosecute
  • homicide
  • felony
  • conviction
  • advocate
  • running mate
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • vocabulary preview
  • reading
  • vocabulary review
  • comprehension
  • discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • Usage Note(Reference)
  • Timeline(Sequencing)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Multiple-Choice)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Type in the Blanks)
  • Discussion or Writing(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Research(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)