What is biohacking, and is it safe?

ESL news-based lesson plan

Lesson Overview

In the ESL lesson on biology and technology, students will explore biohacking a type of DIY science and how it is changing society. They will read an article and learn different terms to talk about scientific research.

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.

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