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4 ebook sequence of reproducible low point ESL/EFL/Literacy interpreting and dialogue texts. every one unit examines a component of the yankee adventure that may really curiosity and tell not just immigrants to the us but in addition newbies in a foreign country who need to know extra in regards to the humans, heritage, geography and tradition of this nice state. even though the passages are restricted to an easy point of language trouble, their sort continues to be brilliant and actual. Readers could be encouraged through the braveness of Harriet Tubman, awed through the wonderful thing about the Grand Canyon, fascinated about the paintings of the F.B.I., and surprised by means of the occasions surrounding Watergate. booklet 3: issues A: motor vehicle B: Baseball C: structure D: Democracy E: Emancipation Proclamation F: F.B.I. G: long gone With the Wind H: Harlem Globetrotters I: Iroquois League J: Jazz okay: 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: warfare of the Worlds X: Xerography Y: Yorktown crusade Z: Zoos

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The FBI broke up German spy rings during World War II and, in the early 1950s, the FBI smashed a Russian spy ring that had been stealing secret atomic information. 6 7 By the end of the 1960s the FBI, under Director Hoover’s leadership, had grown to include field offices in 60 major cities and 530 smaller towns serving all 50 states. There were also contact offices in 11 major foreign cities. The FBI’s investigative work was being performed by more than 16,000 agents and employees. S. Evidence collected at crime scenes all over the country is sent for examination, including DNA testing, at the FBI Laboratory, the world’s largest criminal laboratory.

The Globetrotters are true ambassadors of the United States. INFERENCES 1) c 2) d WORD POWER 1) b 2) a 3) a 4) b 5) c 6) c CROSSWORD PUZZLE ACROSS: 3) contract 5) gruelling 8) kicking 10) organized 13) control 14) smile 15) string 16) most DOWN: 1) schedule 2) formed 4) talent 6) dreamed 7) displays 9) cartoon 11) actors 12) movies H6 I: Iroquois League 1 2 During the 17th and 18th century a confederation of six Native American tribes, known as the Iroquois League, played an important role in the struggle for control of the fur trade in Northeastern America.

I2 UNDERSTANDING WHAT YOU READ If you can, answer these questions from memory. If you cannot, look back at the article. 1) Which six tribes made up the Iroquois League? 2) How is the League said to have been formed? 3) Who was eligible to appoint representatives to the Grand Council? 4) What happened to the League during the American war for independence? REMEMBERING DETAILS Write TRUE or FALSE under each statement. If the statement is false, write the statement correctly. 1) Deganawidah was Mohawk by birth.

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