What is Phishing and How to Avoid it

ESL video-based lesson plan

Lesson Overview

In this ESL lesson plan on cyber-security and crime, students will learn about and discuss one type of online scam called phishing. They will learn what is phishing, and how to protect themselves against phishing and identity theft. Students will get to watch a video and answer related questions.

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.

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