Gentrification: Pre-class activities

Pre-class activities

Prepare for your class by completing these activities!

Vocabulary matching


The first time you watch the video, pay special attention to the correct pronunciation of the following words:

As the area improves and becomes more desirable, property values, rents, and the cost of living will also become more expensive.
In most cases, the areas that experience gentrification are initially low-income minority communities.

Comprehension questions