Shopping and Society

COnversational English Week 10

Aims and Objectives:

  • Complete warm-up task on paraphrasing
  • Analyse adverts to establish audience and overall effectiveness
  • Compare and contrast two adverts of differing genres
  • Discuss online and street shopping
  • Debate online and street shopping with competence
  • Develop knowledge of brands and advertising campaigns
  • Read text aloud and understand its meaning
  • Explain/Identify the significance of the text

Paraphrase This!

What does the dictionary say?

To express the meaning of (something written or spoken) using different words, especially to achieve greater clarity...                                         Oxford University Press, 2014

Adverts and Brands

Money Matters!
Verbal Cash Tennis

The Shopping Debate... Online or High Street?

  1. What is online shopping? What constitutes online shopping? What are the arguments for it? Against it?
  2. Why do people shop? Do they prefer the 'street' experience? Why? Can this be quantified by data?

News and Stories... Ambitions

Aims and Objectives... Achieved!

  • Complete warm-up task on paraphrasing
  • Analyse adverts to establish audience and overall effectiveness
  • Compare and contrast two adverts of differing genres
  • Discuss online and street shopping
  • Debate online and street shopping with competence
  • Develop knowledge of brands and advertising campaigns
  • Read text aloud and understand its meaning
  • Explain/Identify the significance of the text

Countdown Comments

3. What have you learned?

2. New words for your vocabulary log?

1. Any aspect you are confused with?