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Corporate Responsibility

Business Matters
  • Adv
  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 8

Do your students think corporations should be held responsible when their actions negatively impact society? This lesson introduces the Exxon Oil spill and the chemical disaster in Bhopal, India.

Lesson Tasks
  • discussion questions
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • writing comprehension
  • charts and graphs
  • jigsaw
  • group work
Vocabulary
  • sound
  • narrows
  • recommendation
  • mortality
  • contaminated
  • dissipate
  • severely
  • extensive
  • displaced
  • harsh
  • punitive
  • up to par
  • investigation
  • consequences