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72 universal basic income

Universal Basic Income

Discussion Starters

High Int – Adv

Students read about the concept of universal basic income and discuss the modern definition of “work” and the future of automation. This lesson includes a grammar review of the third conditional.

Printable Lesson

PDFs:

  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 8 pages
Tasks
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • grammar review
  • listening with gap-fill
Vocabulary
  • lump sum
  • make ends meet
  • idleness
  • universal basic income
  • automation
  • pilot (verb)
  • looming
  • weigh options
  • necessity
  • voice a concern
  • welfare qualify
Grammar
  • third conditional
Tasks

Title

Due

  • Warm-Up
  • Vocabulary Preview A
  • Vocabulary Preview B
  • Read & Listen
  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary Review A
  • Grammar Review
  • Grammar Practice
  • Discussion
  • Critical Thinking
  • Listen & Type