When is a cyber attack considered an act of war?
ESL video-based lesson plan
This ESL lesson plan deals with the theme Cybersecurity and crime. In particular the role government in in cybersecurity and the threat to not only businesses by entire countries themselves. Students will be exposed to expressions and vocabulary to speak about threats to cybersecurity. The ESL lesson is based on the video How to stop a Cyberwar? which was published by CNBC.
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.