Mardi Gras in the Vieux Carré (English version) (Downloadable eBook with link to streamed video)

Note: This publication is a downloadable eBook which includes a private link to a streamed video. An Internet connection is required to play the video. 
Important note: The link to the streamed video can be found on page 4 of the eBook. Simply click on the blue arrow to start the video.
Students will learn how Mardi Gras continued in New Orleans post-Katrina. It provides a historical perspective of the Mardi Gras celebration and New Orleans and the reaction to the adversity brought on by Hurricane Katrina. We follow the teachers and students of KIPP McDonogh 15 Middle School, located in the French Quarter of New Orleans, as they prepare for their future and celebrate Mardi Gras. The video promotes listening skills and cultural literacy.
The English book (33 pages) includes English script, vocabulary list, multiple-choice questions for students to answer as they watch the video, multiple-choice questions to answer while listening to the video, true and false exercises, identification exercises, comprehension and discussion questions, crosswords, suggested research topics and answers.
Video approx. 24 min.
Click here to view sample pages of the workbook.

Please note that you will not receive any physical product.
Shortly after checking out, you will receive an e-mail with a link to download the files.