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Breeding the World's Hottest Pepper

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Video Length: 3:18

Updated on: 01/06/2021

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 the hottest pepper in the world. It includes discussion questions and conversation activities about spicy food and hot peppers. Students also learn some important vocabulary terms and phrases from the video. The post-viewing section includes a few activities on a video quote, prepositions, vocabulary context usage, and missing letters. The grammar activity features an activity on definite and indefinite articles. There are additional speaking tasks included, as well as a quiz and review section with a bonus activity.

Video Description

A hot lesson for your students about 'Smokin' Ed Currie and his prized possession - The Carolina Reaper. This is literally the hottest pepper in the world, breaking records on the Scoville Heat Unit scale. This thing looks just downright scary. Your students are sure to get a kick out of this one.

Lesson Activities

Spicy Food, Hot Peppers
Choose the Correct Word, Short Answers
Verbs, Phrasal Verbs, Other Phrases, Context Usage
Indefinite & Definite Articles
Quiz & Review + Bonus Activity

Lesson Topics

Food, Hot Peppers

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