The TED Talk that the worksheet is based on touches upon the problem of women's illiteracy and education. It is a great starting point for the discussion on gender inequality in general and that's what the lesson is about.
B2 Vocabulary: writing text messages 60 min LESSON OVERVIEW This lesson plan is based on a very interesting speech titled “Txtng is killing language. JK!!!” by John McWhorter. The talk touches upon the development of language, especially in terms of SMS. Moreover, students have a lot of opportunities to practise writing text messages in English.…
In the this fascinating video titled "How I'm discovering the secrets of ancient texts", you will learn the story of Gregory Heyworth and his intrest in preserving ancient texts. Your students will learn new vocabulary and collocations and have a chance to talk about history.
The beautiful speech by Scilla Elworthy focuses on tackling the issue of violence, bullying and peace. Is it possible to fight them without using violence?