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Teens & Adults

Grades 6–12

Is happiness an inside job? Students read "A Prescription for Happiness" and describe their "happy place." The printable lesson includes practice with reported speech.

  • prescription
  • genetics
  • miserable
  • age appropriateness
  • fake
  • mood
  • deadline
  • look forward to
  • blessing
  • gratitude
  • direct vs. indirect (reported) speech
PDF Content
  • reading
  • discussion questions
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • role-play
  • writing practice
  • discussion questions
  • psychology
  • 5.7.5
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • True or False(True or False)
  • Writing Practice(Open-Ended Questions)