Does vacation make you more productive?
Video-based ESL lesson plan
This ESL lesson plan deals with multiple themes such as Human Resources and Well-being. The lesson looks at the link between vacation and productivity in the workplace. Learners will view the video Does vacation make you more productive? by CNBC . They will learn about the importance of vacation in the workplace, workers rights, how to ask for vacation etc, while acquiring vocabulary and language structures relating to the topic .
The 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 facilitate mixed-levelled classes. This includes in a tertiary institution such as a university or within a professional environment, targeting professional.