# (9.03) International women's day

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This lesson contains 24 slides, with interactive quizzes, text slides and 2 videos.

Lesson duration is: 50 min

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#### Slide 1 -Slide

CLASS RULES
Everyone tries to speak English
Laptops are half-closed when not in use - NO gaming!
Listen to each other when someone's speaking
You're silent when working alone - Q's allowed
No loud noises when working together
Have respect and be kind!

#### Slide 2 -Slide

- Every year
- 8th of March
- Celebration
- Call for action

#### Slide 3 -Slide

What percentage of software engineers in the United States are female?
A
30.8%
B
34.6%
C
25.1%
D
29.7%

#### Slide 4 -Quiz

For every dollar that a man makes in tech, how much does a woman make?
A
0.93
B
0.95
C
0.97
D
0.99

#### Slide 5 -Quiz

The amount of women working in tech has _____ in the last 2 years.
A
decreased
B
increased

#### Slide 7 -Video

When was the first International Women's day held?
A
1889
B
1911
C
1946
D
1957

#### Slide 8 -Quiz

One of the aims of International Women's Day has to do with inequality. What does inequality mean?

#### Slide 9 -Open question

MacMillan Online Dictionary:
"a situation in which people are not equal because some groups have more opportunities, power, money etc than others"

#### Slide 10 -Slide

What is the opposite of INEQUALITY?

#### Slide 11 -Open question

Which word might be linked to inequality?
A
inclusion
B
bias
C
to condone

#### Slide 12 -Quiz

BIAS
"an attitude that you have that makes you treat someone in a way that is unfair or different from the way you treat other people"
(MacMillan online dictionary)

Gender bias in medicine is still putting women's health at risk.
(the Conversation AU - news article)

#### Slide 13 -Slide

Inclusion
To condone
Verb
Noun
the action of including someone or something in a group, arrangement, document etc
to approve of behaviour that most people think is wrong
Opposite: exclusion
Opposite:
to disapprove

#### Slide 15 -Video

Get to work
In pairs discuss the following questions (10 min):
• Why is gender equality important?
• What would our world be like if women couldn't vote today?
• What are the ways in which society treats women and men differently and why?
• Should men and women have different roles? Why and in what aspects?
Write individually min. 250 words (20 min):
1. Pick a famous woman (think about professions as well)
2. Write in your own words who this woman is/was, what she achieved...
3. Write about their role in society and what they/their actions mean to you.
4. Finally, answer the following question: Do you think International Women's Day is still needed? Why?

#### Slide 16 -Slide

WELCOME

Place your homework at the corner of your table so the teacher can check.
timer
15:00

#### Slide 17 -Slide

PLANNING
• lay-out Alquin vocab test
• listening via Woots (time to finish Women's Day exercise)

#### Slide 18 -Slide

Grab the vocabulary hand-out from the 'Cheesy Business' text.

#### Slide 19 -Slide

LAY-OUT VOCAB TEST
• four exercises (A, B, C, D)
A. Translate the words in bold into Dutch

e.g. A primary choice in the girl’s life was to get a college education so she could make a better life for herself.

#### Slide 20 -Slide

LAY-OUT VOCAB TEST
• four exercises (A, B, C, D)  -- mind the form
B. Complete the sentences with the words that match the definitions or synonyms in brackets

--> the info between brackets is in English

#### Slide 21 -Slide

LAY-OUT VOCAB TEST
• four exercises (A, B, C, D)
C.  Complete the gaps with the correct preposition

#### Slide 22 -Slide

LAY-OUT VOCAB TEST
• four exercises (A, B, C, D)
D.  Complete the sentence with the given words. Mind the form!

--> 10 sentences, 12 words

#### Slide 23 -Slide

Get to work
1. Check your answers from the text 'Majestic Punking' (exercise I, J and M) via Teams
2. Woots listening skilllevel 2 (homework Tuesday)

YES, you are allowed to finish the exercise from our Women's Day lesson. This is also homework for Tuesday.