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Memorial Day

Holidays & Events


Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

In this lesson, students learn about Memorial Day in the US. They learn related vocabulary and review the difference between "lay" and "lie."

  • originally
  • decorate
  • wreath
  • commemorate
  • shopping spree
  • resolution
  • monument
  • remains
  • take heat
  • lay vs. lie
PDF Content
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • group discussion
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Grammar Review(Reference)
  • Grammar Practice(Multiple-Choice)
  • Listen & Type(Type in the Blanks)