How can we secure the Internet of Things?

How can we secure the Internet of Things?

ESL news-based lesson plan

Lesson Overview

This ESL lesson plan is on the theme cybersecurity. In particular securing the Internet of Things (IoT) or connected devices where we need to consider a wider range of issues than traditional cybersecurity. Students will learn language structure and English vocabulary to talk about cybersecurity.

In this ESL lesson, students will be asked to watch  a video and link it to what they are learning:  What is the Internet of Things (IoT) and how can we secure it?

Overall, the ESL lesson focuses 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.

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