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Rio de Janeiro

Famous Places


Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

In this lesson, students learn about Rio de Janeiro, the second-most populated city in Brazil. They answer comprehension questions, practice vocabulary words, and discuss various aspect of their home cities.

This lesson mentions war.

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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)