Lesson Title: 

Making Mechanical Hands

This is about a few Iraqi citizens who were victims of Sadam's actions. This group had their hands amputated. Saddam Hussein issued a decree to cut off the hand of anybody who deals with foreign currency. This group was brought to the U.S to have their hands replaced with mechanical hands.

Language: 

  • Kurdish, Sorani

Topic: 

  • Culture/Society

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

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

Modality: 

  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2004

ObjectID: 

SORA_5944

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