Lesson Title: 

A Syrian Refugee's Story of Losing His Home

This is from a 2012 TV news report in which a Syrian refugee tells the story of losing his home in an attack. Sound features in this authentic audio present an additional comprehension challenge.

Language: 

  • Arabic, Levantine (Syrian)

Topic: 

  • Culture/Society

ILR Level: 

  • 1+/2

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Advanced-Mid, Advanced-Low, Intermediate-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level

Modality: 

  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Language Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2013

ObjectID: 

c13lapc08

Requires/Tested with: 

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