This lesson focuses on consumer power. Like it or hate it, we are all to some extent consumers, so this is a subject that students of all nationalities and ages should be able to identify with.

Author: 
Jo Budden

The lesson focuses on identifying where common products come from, reading about fair trade products, and discussing dilemmas about ethical shopping.

Topic: Consumer power, where products come from.

Aims:
• To practise speaking about consumerism
• To practise reading and retelling a short text
• To practise giving opinions and advice
• To analyse information relating to products


Age group: 12 - adult


Level: B1 +


Time: 60 - 90 minutes


Materials: Consumer Power lesson plan, and quandary cards.


By: Jo Budden

 

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