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What Discrimination Looks Like in America

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Video Length: 3:01

Updated on: 01/15/2022

Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.

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Lesson Description

In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch a short informational video about discrimination, racism, and bias in America. It includes discussion questions, conversation, and other activities about racism, bias, and discrimination. Students learn some important vocabulary words and phrases from the video. The post-viewing section includes activities on vocabulary context usage and prepositions. The grammar activity features the past modal "might + have + past participle". There are additional speaking tasks with a bonus vocabulary acitivity, as well as a quiz and review section.

Video Description

What does life look in American if you're black? This video looks into some specific examples of bias and discrimination in America.

Lesson Activities

Racism, Discrimination, Bias
Video Quote, Short Answers
Definition Matching, Multiple Choice, Context Usage, Prepositions
Past Modal - Might + Have + Past Participle
Quiz & Review + Bonus Activity

Lesson Topics

Discrimination, Racism

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