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Sterk Engels Leerjaar 4 VMBO-GTL Workbook

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6. What was the position of black people in New England? Quote the sentence from the video that shows the position of most black people in New England. 7. Which were the reasons for people to go to the 13 colonies? They wanted freedom of faith. They searched prosperity. They went involuntarily. all of the above 8. The middle colonies were different from the northern colonies. In which ways did they differ? samenstelling van de bevolking leefomstandigheden voor slaven de weersomstandigheden de algemene welvaart HETZELFDE VERSCHILLEND 9. “The southern states are much warmer than up north”. Welk logisch gevolg wordt uitgelegd in de video? 10. What is the difference between the life of a slave in the southern state compared to the life of a slave in the north & middle state? They were brought there from Africa. They were treated much worse. They had to work without any pay. 68 A. Let’s talk After watching the video and answering questions about it, let’s talk about what you’ve seen and heard. Answer the following questions alone, then discuss your answers with a classmate. 1. Was there anything you didn’t know about the history of this part of the USA? 2. How do you feel about the slavery in those days? 123 ENGLISH WORLDWIDE - UNITED STATES - GTL

3. The people who are now called ‘Americans’ are mainly immigrants. Do you know what happened to the original inhabitants of America? 4. Americans usually take pride in their nation and history. Do you agree? Why (not)? Explain yourself. B. Over the line Now clear the classroom and draw a line on the floor to divide the room in two. Tip. Use some tape to draw the line. Form 2 groups and stand a few feet apart on either side of the line, facing one another. Your teacher will read out one of the questions. If you agree, step forward. Your teacher might ask you to explain why you stepped forward (or why you didn’t). 69 70 Meaningful sentences Checkout the vocab list English Worldwide - USA at the back of the chapter. Choose five words and make your own Meaningful = betekenisvol. meaningful sentences for each word. Make sure the meaning of the word is clear. Last one standing Form a circle in the classroom. Your teacher will toss a ball at a classmate. He or she has to shout a word that has something to do with the USA and then toss the ball to someone else. As each person catches the ball, they need to come up with another word that fits the theme. If they repeat a word that has already been said, or can’t think of a new one within a few seconds, they are out and must sit down. Who will be the last one standing? Practise the list ‘English Worldwide: USA’ on Quizlet. TIP Make sure you practise at least 4 times a week, or you will have a hard time passing the test. 124 ENGLISH WORLDWIDE - UNITED STATES - GTL