Великая Отечественная война

The unit is devoted to the Great Patriotic War (1941-1945) and consists of three major parts. The rst part features an introductory text about the War, as well as some exercises to practice related vocabulary. The second part is based on an interview with a War veteran who shares her memories about the Nazi occupation and her work in the Soviet Army. The third part includes a poem about the War and questions for analysis.

The material can be used with students who have achieved intermediate- low level of pro ciency, as well as heritage students of Russian. The unit can be easily adapted for individual study. A key is printed on the nal page. 


The unit is a co-production of Russian Life magazine and TeachRussian.org sponsored by the Russkiy Mir Foundation.