This assignment will go on during the entire year and it is only for practice to help you feel more comfortable with speaking. You will not be assessed and you will get to practice your presentation in front of Lisa and get some tips before talking to your group :)
You are going to be divided into small groups of 3-4, you will remain in these groups throughout the first term.
In Thursday's lesson, in a pre-decided order, one of you will give a small 2-3 minutes presentation in your group about a pre-decided topic.
Your presentations will be divided into 4 parts and follow the same structure
part 1) Introduce your topic/article and why you chose it.
part 2) Describe the background and the situation today
part 3) Give your own opinion on the topic
part 4) Present a discussion question for your listeners
Groups and themes
Group 1: Tilly, Tilda, Aras,
Group 2: Larissa, Margus, Daana, Michael
Group 3: Maaido, Gabriella, Dirok
Group 4: Heba, Isac, Daniella
Article from Australia
Article from Canada
Article from Ireland