The happiest countries in the world: 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:

Can you measure happiness?
One thing is clear, different cultures have different ideas of what it means to thrive.
Investments in health care, education, sustainability, and biodiversity have helped Costa Ricans flourish.
Across cultures, we know that physical health and vitality are the most important metrics for well-being.

Comprehension questions