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What Is Bitcoin Mining and How Are Bitcoins Created?

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Video Length: 2:17

Updated on: 01/13/2021

Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.

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Lesson Description

In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch an educational video about how Bitcoin and cryptocurrency mining works. It includes discussion questions and other speaking activities about finance, cryptocurrency, and Bitcoin. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms and phrases from the video. The post-viewing section includes an activity on gerunds, vocabulary context usage, prefixes / suffixes, and prepositions. There are additional speaking tasks included, as well as a quiz and review section with a bonus activity.

Video Description

This animated video was created to explain how Bitcoins are generated through the mining process in an easy to learn way. Please share this short video with others who are interested in learning more about Cryptocurrency.

Lesson Activities

Bitcoin, Bitcoin Mining, Cryptocurrency, Finance
Short Answers, True / False
Multiple Choice, Parts of Speech, Context Usage
Quiz & Review + Bonus Activity

Lesson Topics

Finance, Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin

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