LEVEL B2 FOCUS Listening/Collocations TIME 20 min + 12 min video The topic of this one-page worksheet is history. While it may sound boring, I found the TED talk quite interesting as it goes into the topic of preserving old books and manuscripts and what miracles modern technology can do to help this process. In…

LEVEL B2 FOCUS Listening/Collocations TIME 50 min + 12 min video The lesson plan is based on the TED Talk by Meaghan Ramsey "Why thinking you're ugly is bad for you" and concerns a very significant issue of self-esteem. In her speech, Meaghan Ramsey talks about a terrifying reality of teenagers struggling with accepting their…

LEVEL B2 FOCUS English for HR TIME 40 min + 10 min video I designed this TED talk-based lesson for HR specialists and managers to discuss the recruitment process and what kind of candidates have better chances to get a job. You may use it with any working adults successfully as well. In her speech…

LEVEL B2+/C1 FOCUS Business English TIME 45 min + 12 min video Have you ever wondered how successful people manage their time? This TED talk will give you a glimpse into their approach to managing time. You will also have plenty of opportunities to talk about time management with your students. This worksheet is based…

LEVEL C1/C2 FOCUS General/Legal English TIME 60 min Can you trust your brain? Can our brains come up with memories of things that haven't really happened? You will find answers to these questions as well as their serious consequences in the TED Talk by Scott Fraser titled "Why eyewitnesses get it wrong". This lesson looks into the world…