WEEK 1: 21ST Century Skills
WEEK 2: MODERN TECHNOLOGY AND JOBS
WEEK 3: THE ENVIRONMENT AND ART
WEEK 4: A GOOD LIFE

Vocabulary and Speaking

Use the mind map to study and practise useful words and phrases from this TED talk.

Now answer the following questions. Try to use the words and phrases you’ve learnt in every answer.

Environmental problems

How does global warming (and climate change in general) affect: 

  • the Arctic?
  • low-lying islands?

How can an artist raise awareness about environmental problems through their work?

Exploring the natural world

Talk about the speaker’s trips to Greenland:

  • Why did she go there? Who was she inspired by?
  • What feelings did she experience there?

Art

  1. What is Zaria’s mission?
  2. What’s the subject of her artwork? What feelings does she seek to convey?
  3. How does she expect her viewers to respond to her works?
  4. How does she create her drawings?