EL Civics for ESL Students

Graduation Lesson, Page 3

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What is a prom?

  • A prom is a high school dance that is held shortly before graduation.
  • Students wear formal clothes: boys wear tuxedos and girls wear gowns.


High School Graduation

How do people feel during graduation ceremonies?

  • Graduates feel relieved because they finished school, but they also feel nervous and excited about the future.
  • Parents and other family members feel proud.


College Graduation

What are these graduates doing?

  • They are wearing their caps and gowns and holding their diplomas.
  • They are smiling because they just graduated college.
  • Good luck to the class of 2009!


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