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Task Description
Speaking task, giving opinion about Social media. Appropriate for B1-B2 level; for teens and adults.
Video details
Scene summary
Persuasive video how Social media influences our brain and life. Very good for high school.
Video length
4 minutes 19 seconds
Video genre
Lectures (e.g. TED talks)
Language goals
listening
Listening comprehension
Other pedagogical goals
Level
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Intermediate (B1)
Student type
This resource is intended for:High schoolers, Adults
high-school
High schoolers
adults
Adults
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Sensitivity
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 Olga_Davydenko under the iSLCollective Copyright License.
Upload date
16/03/2021
Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Guess the end.
What is the main idea of this video?
2. Fill the gap.
To be human means that you arein every single moment
3. Guess the end.
What does Social Media have in common with Las Vegas?
4. Choose the correct options.
What does 'Vulnerable' mean?
Addiction
Being easily influenced by something
being weak
5. Guess the end.
How do you feel about 'liking' you photos? Do you agree with the statements that we are vulnerable when we use SM?
6. Unmix the sentence.
Dopamine
is
the
chemical
that
makes
us
feel
good
when
we
smoke,
drink
and
gamble
7. Guess the end.
Do you agree: people that spend time more in SM tend to suffer from depression more often than people that spend less time in SM"?
8. Match the two halves.
You’ll become your happier self
when you stop putting pressure on yourself to be more like someone else.
People look as if
they have a much better life than they really do.
These kids who commit suicide, you go
and look at their Instagram, and you would have no clue they were depressed.
9. Match the two halves.
persuade
to make someone do or believe something
benchmark
a level of quality that can be used as a standard when comparing other things:
addictiveness
the fact that you cannot stop taking a drug, doing an activity, etc.
inevitable
certain to happen and unable to be avoided or prevented
vulnerable
able to be easily physically, emotionally, mentally hurt, influenced, attacked
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Olga_Davydenko is from/lives in Ukraine and has been a member of iSLCollective since 2021-01-10. Olga_Davydenko last logged in on 2021-04-08, and has shared 2 resources on iSLCollective so far.
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