Is the Weather Becoming More Extreme?
ESL video-based lesson plan
This ESL lesson plan deals with the theme of weather and climate. Student will learn about the differences between weather and climate – what they are, how we predict them, and what those predictions can tell us. They will also look at whether the increase in extreme weather is due to random chance, or changing climate.
It focus on practising 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.