Technology

Lesson plans

Gold bitcoin on financial charts for cryptocurrency and nft prices

Vocabulary: cryptocurrency features
Vocabulary: fraud (look at for, fall for, scam, con-man, fall prey to)
Video: news report “Don’t fall for these crypto and NFT scams”

5:13

Online Email Scam concept computer keyboard with SCAM button about to be clicked on, no logos

Vocabulary: cybercrime (data breach, cyber extortion, catfishing)
Idioms: something is up, to keep tabs on someone, something is off
Speaking: conversation questions, role-plays

3:11

an asian woman using technology tablet

Vocabulary: biometric data (fingerprints, facial recognition, voice recognition)
Video: Mastercards trials paying with your face
Speaking: conversation questions, advantages and disadvantages, debate

1:46

a homanoid robot in a thoughtful pose

Vocabulary: personality adjectives (biased, decisive, fearless, selfless)
Vocabulary: verbs (threaten, enable, take over, wear out)
Speaking: conversation questions, debate, evaluating alternatives

4:11

a smart jacket with integrated technology

Vocabulary: smart clothing features (track, monitor, wearable chip)
Vocabulary: synonyms of “innovative” (revolutionary, pioneering, groundbreaking)
Video: Japan Smart Clothing: Researchers design clothes that monitor health.

2:46

Idiom and phrasal verb boosters