America From Apple Pie to Ziegfeld Follies, Volume 3: Things by Kirk Schriefer

By Kirk Schriefer

4 publication sequence of reproducible low point ESL/EFL/Literacy analyzing and dialogue texts. every one unit examines a component of the yank event that would certainly curiosity and tell not just immigrants to the USA but additionally rookies overseas who need to know extra concerning the humans, background, geography and tradition of this nice state. even if the passages are constrained to an effortless point of language hassle, their variety is still bright and actual. Readers can be encouraged through the braveness of Harriet Tubman, awed through the wonderful thing about the Grand Canyon, enthusiastic about the paintings of the F.B.I., and stunned through the occasions surrounding Watergate. e-book 3: issues A: motor vehicle B: Baseball C: structure D: Democracy E: Emancipation Proclamation F: F.B.I. G: long past With the Wind H: Harlem Globetrotters I: Iroquois League J: Jazz ok: Kentucky Derby L: Lewis and Clark excursion M: Marine Corps. N: Negro Leagues O: O´Leary´s Cow P: Postal carrier Q: sector Horse R: Ringling Brothers S: Statue of Liberty T: tv U: usa V: Veto W: conflict of the Worlds X: Xerography Y: Yorktown crusade Z: Zoos

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D) they were not very good yet. 2) The Globetrotters probably chose Bob Karsten as a teammate because... a) they were so short-handed that they would have taken anyone. b) they wanted to start having a mixed, black and white team. c) they would not have to pay him too much. d) they knew and respected his skills. INTERPRETATION 1) Have you seen the Globetrotters play? What is the difference between their game, and normal professional basketball? 2) Write a poster to announce a visit by the Globetrotters to your city.

Many of the freed slaves joined the Northern army; nearly 180,000 of them wore Union blue for the remainder of the war. By August 26, 1863, President Lincoln reported in a letter to James C. ” For Lincoln and his countrymen it had become evident that the proclamation had struck a deathblow against human bondage. The remaining slaves in the United 8 States were freed after the Civil War, by the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution. ” The Emancipation Proclamation did 9 more than free slaves and give the goahead for recruiting former slaves as soldiers; it lifted the war to the level of a crusade for human freedom.

4) What services does the FBI now offer to other law enforcement agencies? REMEMBERING DETAILS Write TRUE or FALSE under each statement. If the statement is false, write the statement correctly. 1) The FBI is so effective because it not only collects evidence, but also prosecutes criminals. 2) As soon as he was appointed director, J. Edgar Hoover quickly started to raise standards in the FBI. S. and not in other countries. 4) The FBI will share information only with the largest police forces in America.

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