1984 by George Orwell | The Great American Read

1984 by George Orwell | The Great American Read
1984 by George Orwell | The Great American Read
Description

George Orwell's dystopian novel, 1984, centers on a world of perpetual war and totalitarian rule, in which Winston Smith is a low-ranking government employee. Big Brother is always watching, and even thinking rebellious thoughts is a crime. Winston risks his life waging a battle for individual freedom and expression: a battle he cannot win.

Learning Objectives

Students will: 

  • Watch a video segment and answer contextual questions.
  • Build vocabulary, reading and listening comprehension skills
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