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Document Type

Lesson Plan

Publication Date

Spring 4-21-2022


This is a lesson plan specifically created for a HyFlex class: in-person, synchronous and asynchronous. It is geared for an introductory English composition course but can be modified for another as long as the licensing agreement for the included TED Talks are adhered to. This lesson plan uses two TED Talks as a springboard for students to discuss the topic of technology: technology and human connection. Rather than use text, students will unpack the videos through discussion and use the videos for exercises in summary and paraphrase. This was designed for a four-hour class but can be tailored according to time.

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