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The Science Behind the Impossible Burger

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Video Length: 3:49

Updated on: 11/26/2019

Lesson Time: 1–2 hrs.

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Lesson Description

In this ESL lesson plan for adults and teens, students watch a video and do a listening exercise about a food company that produces plant-based burgers, called "Impossible Foods". It includes discussion questions and conversation activities about plant-based meats and veganism / vegetarianism. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms and phrases from the video. The post-viewing section includes a few activities on vocabulary context usage, missing letters, and video vocabulary. The grammar activity features the difference between "when" + gerund and "upon" + gerund. There is an additional speaking and writing tasks included, as well as a quiz & review section with a bonus activity.

Video Description

A burger that looks, smells, tastes, and even "bleeds" like a beef burger, but made entirely from...plants? That's impossible, right? Well - not exactly. The Impossible Burger is a trendy plant-based burger now on the market, which creates the same exact sensory experience as eating a normal burger.

Lesson Activities

Speaking
Burgers, Plant-Based Meats, Vegetarianism
Viewing
Short Answers, Video Information (given / not given)
Vocabulary
Write Your Own Definitions, Questions, Phrasal Verbs, Context Usage
Grammar
Difference between "upon" and "when"
Additional
Quiz & Review + Bonus Activity

Lesson Topics

Burgers, Plant-Based Meats, Veganism, Vegetarianism

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