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Digi-doener! VO Engels | Breaking news

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This lesson contains 13 slides, with text slides and 2 videos.

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In this Digi-doener, students are going to take a deep dive into the world of news. They are going to look into different types of news and discuss the pros and cons: from livestreams to long-reads. They are then going to scan some of the English language news and decide which articles or videos they think everyone in class should read. Download also the teachers manual and worksheet for the students:
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     Breaking news!

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    I prefer to watch the news.
    I prefer to read the news

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    What is most important is that I know about something right away. 
    What is most important is that I know the whole story – even if that takes a little longer.

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    Local news is the most important.
    Global news is the most important.

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    I prefer to 
    watch the news and learn about all kinds of topics.
    I prefer 
    choosing the news stories that I find interesting.

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    Filter bubble?

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    The news should be just facts.
    The news can have opinions too.

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    Join the newsroom!

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