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Black Gold: The Movie

Mini-Debates

Int – Adv

This lesson provides a preview of the British documentary "Black Gold," which exposes unknown facts about the international coffee industry. Should consumers limit themselves to "fair trade coffee"?

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Vocabulary
  • expose
  • labor
  • profit
  • consumer
  • focus
  • effort
  • plight
  • negotiate
  • wealthy
  • convince
  • address
  • narcotic
  • advocacy
PDF Content
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • debate questions
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review(Type in the Blanks)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Debate #1(Reference)
  • Debate #2(Reference)
  • Writing(Reference)