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Sterk Engels Leerjaar 2 VMBO-KGT Workbook


ALL ABOUT THE WEATHER - CLIMATE CHANGE It is a trending topic. It’s all over the news. Have you heard of it? Most people agree it is quite a problem in our days and we really should care about it and act before it is too late. How do you feel about climate change? Are you worried about it’s impact on the world and our way of life? Let’s find out more. At the end of this paragraph you… ... have improved your watching and listening and learnt about what climate change ... might mean for future generations and what we can do to stop climate change, ... or slow it down. ... are able to recognise and use new vocabulary (vocab) to read, write and talk about ... climate change. ... are able to use strategies to expand your vocabulary by word-guessing with Fast ForWord. ... are able to recognise text goals to help you understand ... texts even better. ... are able to recognise and use the present continuous. ... are able to write a brochure about climate change. ... are able to present your brochure. 115 ALL ABOUT THE WEATHER - CLIMATE CHANGE - KGT

38 A. Future generations - prepare Many people worry about the environment and there is a lot of talk about climate change. Have you ever heard of it? Match the words below to the pictures. tree leaves – burn down the rainforest – the planet – mess – desert – tree branches – arctic ice – garden – tree roots – pollution mask – cut down trees – destruction – fossil fuels – footprint – sinkhole B. Future generations - talk about it Now talk about it in pairs/groups: • Did you match the words and pictures correctly? • How are the words related to climate change? • These words are all from the video you are going to watch. Can you guess what the video is about? Future generations = toekomstige generaties C. Future generations - video Watch the video Dear future generations, sorry. What does the man apologise for? You can answer in Dutch. ________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________ D. Future generations - questions While watching the video again, answer the questions below. To apologise = je excuses aanbieden 1. Wat vertelt de man over ‘ the Amazon Rainforest’ in de video? a. Dat was vroeger een regenwoud. b. Hij voorspelt dat het een woestijn wordt. c. Hij beschrijft hoe mooi het gebied kan worden. 116 ALL ABOUT THE WEATHER - CLIMATE CHANGE - KGT