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The Alamo

Famous Places


All ages

Grades 6–12

In this lesson, students learn about the Alamo and its significance in the Texas Revolution. They answer comprehension questions, practice vocabulary words, and review the passive voice.

  • mission
  • immigrate
  • abolish
  • elect
  • centralized
  • tension
  • drive out
  • storm
  • defeat
  • republic
  • passive voice
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • vocabulary preview
  • reading
  • comprehension
  • vocabulary review
  • grammar review
  • discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Complete the Sentences(Type in the Blanks)
  • Choose the Closest Meaning(Multiple-Choice)
  • Grammar Review(Reference)
  • Grammar Review: Practice(Multiple-Choice)
  • Wrap-Up Video(Reference)
  • Video Activity: Timeline(Sequencing)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)