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Task Description
This is a listening comprehension activity as part of a chapter on Empowering Women
Video details
Scene summary
This document comes from Global News and deals with the gender pay gap in Canada. This report was broadcast on the occasion of International Equal Pay Day
Video length
2 minutes 1 second
Video genre
Newsflashes
Language goals
listening
Listening comprehension
Other pedagogical goals
Level
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Upper-intermediate (B2)
Student type
This resource is intended for:High schoolers, Business/professional students
high-school
High schoolers
business-professional
Business/professional students
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This resource does not contain any images, words or ideas that would upset a reasonable person in any culture.
Copyright license
This resource is licensed by Claire222 under the iSLCollective Copyright License.
Upload date
08/11/2021
Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Unmix the sentence.
it
goes
right
down
to
the
way
people
are
valued
for
the
work
that
they
do
2. Choose the correct options.
VP of Public Engagement Andrea Gunraj raises awareness through the
Canary Women's Foundation
Canadian Women's Foundation
Candle Making Foundation
3. Choose the correct options.
The issue is...
equal pay is not happening
the fact that both genders are on equal footing
that women are biased when it comes to wage
a lot of companies and sectors are affected
4. Fill the gap.
The issue gets worse when it comes to
5. Choose the correct options.
Canadian women earned on average 13 cents per hour less than Canadian men
in 2020 according to NATO
in 2019 according to the EU
in 2018 according to the UN
6. Choose the correct options.
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development says that Canada is considered to have the
eighth highest wage gap in the world
eighth lowest wage gap in the world
eighth best wage gap in the world
7. Guess the end.
What are the different factors mentioned by Senior Researcher Catherine Scott?
8. Guess the end.
What have many women had to juggle with during the pandemic?
9. Choose the correct options.
What policies have the Canadian authorities implemented to narrow the gap?
Decrease the minimum wage
Crease the minimum wage
Increase the minimum wage
10. Guess the end.
According to Scott, how long will it take for Canadian women to see the results of this new Pay Equality Act passed by Trudeau's government?
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