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Why Was NATO Founded?

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Video Length: 1:09

Updated on: 03/07/2022

Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.

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Lesson Description

In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch an educational video and do a listening exercise about the history and founding of NATO. It includes discussion questions and conversation activities about NATO and alliances. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms from the video. The post-viewing section includes activities on a quote from the video, rewriting sentences, and discussion topics using some of the vocabulary from the video. The grammar activity features the usage of the preposition "among". There is an additional speaking and vocabulary task included, as well as a quiz and review section.

Video Description

Learn the basic history behind NATO and what its purpose is.

Lesson Activities

NATO, Alliances, Peace, War
Short Answers, Video Vocabulary
Definition Matching, Multiple Choice, Rewriting Sentences
Preposition "among"
Quiz & Review

Lesson Topics

NATO, Alliances, Peace, War

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