The temples in any modern city lay empty, but go to the nearest shopping street or shopping centre and you’ll see hordes of people spending their wages on the latest and greatest gadgets. Consumerism seems like it’s here to stay. Are there any side effects? Have people been made happier from it?
- Language level: B1+
- Aim: To discuss issues related to technology.
- Learner type: Young learners; Teens; Adults
- Time: 45 – 60 minutes
- Activities included: Discussing quotes, conversation questions, presentation, image discussion
- Topic: Technology
- Language: Any
- Materials: Text and images
Download the PDF talking points page: Shopping ESLTalkingPoints PDF
Download the PDF images for class: Shopping Images PDF