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The Commonwealth of Nations

Famous Things

High Int

Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

This lesson features a reading about the Commonwealth of Nations. Students learn new vocabulary and discuss the history and relevancy of this organization.

  • former
  • obligation
  • dismantle
  • pay allegiance
  • adopt
  • monarchy
  • governance
  • every other
  • successor
  • voluntary
  • suspend
  • withdraw
  • waiting list
  • core
  • irrelevant
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion questions
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Quote(Reference)
  • Comprehension(True or False)
  • Vocabulary Review(Multiple-Choice)
  • Writing Practice(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)