Unit 1 Activities Around L.A.
Unit 2 - Weird Beliefs
Unit 3 - Celebrities Have Problems Too?
Unit 4 - The Roaring Twenties
Unit 5 - Holidays
Unit 6 - What is it REALLY about?
Unit 7 - Doing Good
Unit 8 - Your Health
Unit 9 - Car Advice
Unit 10 - By Land & Sea
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5.1.3 Reading Skill Practice

Reading Skill: Scanning for Detail

Practice your scanning skills

Scan through the article below and answer the following statements. Do not read the whole passage, just look for the key words to complete the statements. For the answers scroll past the reading passage and click next>.

1. The three holidays mentioned in the reading are named __________________, __________________ and __________________.

2. The three holidays mentioned in the reading are on the following days: ______________, ______________ and ______________.

3. On the first holiday, you can see (list 2 things) _________________.

4. On the second holiday, Americans remember __________________.

5. On the third holiday, Americans often put their heads down for a ____________________________.

*Click “Next >” at the bottom left of the page to check your answers