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Computer Basics: What is a Computer?

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Video Length: 2:47

Updated on: 10/13/2020

Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.

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Lesson Description

In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch a short informational video about computer basics and what exactly a computer is. It includes discussion questions, conversation, and other speaking activities about computers. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms and phrases from the video. The post-viewing section includes sections on word choice and countable / uncountable nouns. The grammar exercise features possessive adjectives and objective pronouns. There are additional speaking tasks included, as well as a quiz and review section with a bonus activity.

Video Description

Computers are all around us, and they play an important role in our lives. But what exactly is a computer? We're going to answer that question and give you an overview of some of the different types of computers you might use.

Lesson Activities

Speaking
Computers, Hardware, Software
Viewing
Short Answers, True / False
Vocabulary
Verbs, Nouns, Word Choice
Grammar
Possessive Adjectives / Objective Pronouns
Additional
Quiz & Review + Bonus Activity

Lesson Topics

Computers, Hardware, Software

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