The Future of the Internet: From 5G to Starlink
ESL news-based lesson plan
This ESL lesson plan deals with the theme of Technology. Student will learn about the evolution of the internet and to consider what comes after 5G? To answer that , they will watch a video on how Space X is currently putting in place a number of satellites that would bring internet to the most remote places on earth.
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.