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ESL TED Talk Lesson: What Makes a Good Life?

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ESL Lesson: Based on a TED talk by Robert Waldinger and designed for upper intermediate to advanced ESL learners to practice listening, speaking, reading, writing, vocabulary and grammar skills. Discussion questions encourage higher order thinking.

Lesson includes these practice activities based on the Ted Talk:

1. A variety of pre and post-viewing discussion questions

2. Three separate vocabulary activities: collocations, phrasal verbs, and understanding meaning from content. Concepts are introduced and students use accompanying activities to practice and reinforce the vocabulary.

3. Crossword puzzle using vocabulary from the talk

4. Vocabulary discussion and writing practice questions

5. Mini grammar lesson and practice activities for present and past unreal conditionals

6. Writing practice activity that ties into the theme of the Talk

*Download includes 12 lesson pages and 4 pages of notes and answer keys.

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