The Use of Robots in Agriculture
ESL news-based lesson plan
This ESL lesson plan deals with the theme of Agriculture and Agricultural Robots. In particular the role of Robots in Agriculture and Farming and how many agricultural robotics companies are attempting to provide solutions for farming problems. Students will watch a video and answer related questions.
It focus on practicing key skills related to reading, speaking, collaboration and critical thinking. You will need at least 90 minutes to complete this lesson, if used as a flipped ESL lesson. However, lesson can run up to 3 hours ( consider two 90-minute lessons or for university teachers adjust as needed).
While targeting intermediate and upper-intermediate language learners of English, it is highly adaptable as it have been purposely designed to faciliate mixed-levelled classes. This includes in a tertiary institution such as a university or within a professional environment, targeting professionals.