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Doctors Without Borders

Famous Things


Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

Students read a brief history of Doctors Without Borders (MSF) and their work with people who need medical aid in refugee camps and war-torn areas. Students review vocabulary and discuss the organization.

  • aid
  • midwife
  • pharmacist
  • frustrated
  • refugee
  • crisis
  • side
  • priority
  • donate
  • dignity
  • speak out
  • unjust
PDF Content
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Comprehension(Multiple-Choice)
  • Vocabulary Review (Type in the Blanks)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)