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New York City

Famous Places


Teens & Adults

In this lesson, students learn about New York City, also known as “The Big Apple.” They answer comprehension questions, practice vocabulary words, and discuss the pros and cons of living in a city.

This lesson describes the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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  • population
  • area
  • nickname
  • originate
  • hub
  • musical
  • stock market
  • colonist
  • abroad
  • port
  • annual
  • loyal
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)