ESL lesson: How Do Private Companies Go Public?
ESL video-based lesson plan
This ESL lesson on business and finance, will teach learners what an initial public offering ( IPO) is, why companies do it, and how it takes place. They will also learn key vocabulary and expressions related to the stock market and investment.
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.