ESL Lesson: Is Inequality Rising?
ESL video-based lesson plan
In this ESL lesson, students will learn about the problem of inequality in our society. Each year the gap between the rich and the poor is increasing in every part of the world. Students will watch a video that will look at why this inequality is growing. They will learn expression and vocabulary to speak about this issue.
In the language focus section of this worksheet, students will look at different collocations related to inequality, an exercise on word formation, as well as use of prepositions.
It focus on practicing key skills related to listening, 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.