Chocolate – 9 out of 10 people love it (and the 10th is lying)

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IF YOU ARE PLANNING ON BUYING THIS PRODUCT, PLEASE READ THIS:

The products in this shop are all produces by a dyslexic teacher (hence the name).

I’m painfully aware of the contradiction in my choice of profession, but I can honestly say (after 25 years of teaching ESL classes) that there’s nothing I’d rather be doing.

Much like other challenged individuals who go through life with one hand tied behind their backs, I make up for what I lack with abundant research, high quality graphics, humour, passion and love.

I own every ‘correcting program’ available on the market and my lessons are proof read by wonderful, kind (and slightly horrified) TPT teachers, BUT there are always some errors that slip by us.

If you feel offended by the existence of errors in what is supposed to be a teaching tool…

THEN THIS PRODUCT IS NOT FOR YOU!

If you are an open minded individual, that can except the possibility that you might find errors in the product that you buy (you can get a free product if you send me the errors to correct), then this product is for you and I hope it delivers everything you hoped for along with my gratitude.

This presentation contains a 42 slide PowerPoint lesson in editable PPT format

This lesson includes:

A power point discussion about everybody’s favorite subject – chocolate.

The lesson is a collection of fact about chocolate, which require the students to comment the following:

• “I’m familiar/ not familiar with this fact”

• “I think that…”

• “it will influence/ not influence my chocolate consumption habits”

• Are you happy/ surprised/ fascinated /unhappy, with the discovery of this fact?

I usually save this lesson for valentine’s day, as it ends with information and facts about forced laborers on cocoa farms.

I also bring some Fair Trade Certified chocolate for the students, to show that there is an alternative to nestle (but that’s just me…)

I hope you enjoy this lesson.

Don’t forget to checkout my debate lessons:

Lets (not) talk about money

Charity – pros and cons

printed Newspapers, have you seen one lately?

Censorship, what's the big deal?

For problems and questions, suggestions or idea sharing, I would LOVE to hear from you - contact me at: taffy@soaveenglish.it

Click here to Check out my blog

AUDIENCE

This download is appropriate for high school for students in Life skills classes, young students of ESL and adult ESL cultural and conversational classes.

Keywords: ESL, ELL, Vocabulary, Discussion, Language Skills, Communication, conversation, quiz, Describing, debate class, cultural lessons, video, adaptable, activity, emergency, researches, social, bravery, courageous, location, culture, concept, fear, inherent characteristic, personality trait

NOTE: When I use an outside source for my lessons, you’ll find the link to the original source (for further reference ) Under the slide, in the note section.

PLEASE: My lessons are proof-read by me, (but more importantly, by more serious and intelligent critics) However, it’s been our experience that there’s always something that we miss… if you find a mistake or feel that there is room for improvements, please let me know in the "Ask a Question" section (rather than rate the entire document badly), I promise to fix it immediately and you’ll have my deepest gratitude.

WISH YOU ALL A WONDERFUL AND SUCCESSFUL YEAR!

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IF YOU ARE PLANNING ON BUYING THIS PRODUCT, PLEASE READ THIS:

The products in this shop are all produces by me, a dyslexic teacher (hence the name).

I’m painfully aware of what seems to be very poor judgment of career choice on my part, and to be honest, a large part of this choice was to stick it to Mrs. Jacobson that said that there’s no place for the likes of me with my “pretend excuses” for misspelling every third word, in any self-respecting educational institution, so naturally I had to become a teacher.

For more than 25 years I’ve been teaching ESL adult classes and cross culture business classes, and much like other challenged individuals who go through life with one hand tied behind their backs, I try to make up for what I lack in the spelling department with hours of research, high quality graphics, humour, passion and love for what I do.

The fact that I can actually do this job is first and foremost a testimony of open mindedness (or desperation brought on by the long economic recession) of the schools that hired me over the years despite my very evident drawback, by the parents that tolerated grammar mishaps and most of all by my beautiful students who have learned to “always double check their teacher” and have come up with the sweetest, most heart-warming and diplomatic ways of pointing out my spelling errors (putting to great use their newly acquired conditional capacity: “I’m not sure, but, I think I might have spotted…”)

Over the years, I've personally contributed to the economic success of countless computer ‘correcting program’ available on the market (you're welcome Grammarly) and on top of that my lessons are proof read by wonderful, kind (and slightly horrified) TPT teachers, BUT there are always some errors that slip by us (mostly because I keep messing with the lessons after they've been proofread).

  • If you feel offended by the existence of spelling errors in what is supposed to be a teaching tool
  • or if you, much like Mrs. Jacobson, think the dyslexia is just an excuse not to try harder

THEN THIS PRODUCT IS NOT FOR YOU!

For all you tree hugging, open-minded individuals, who are looking for challenging, original material for your conversation classes and can see beyond the possible grammar errors (maybe even use it as a teaching opportunity “An extra point for the first student who can spot the obvious grammar error that I always tell you never to make”. Plus, you know that wonderful, warm, superior feeling you get when you catch a colleague’s error - well these moments are included with the product – no extra charge)

THIS PRODUCT IS DEFINITELY FOR YOU!

All my lessons are in an editable PPT format and you get a free product if you send me the errors to correct.

I hope this product delivers everything you hoped for and more.

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Thank you!

WISH YOU ALL A WONDERFUL AND SUCCESSFUL YEAR!

Total Pages
42 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
1 hour
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