Wellness part 2 (3,4) writing

Today

Topic: physical and mental wellness

Practise: listening and writing

Goals:
-learn the difference between physical and mental wellness.
-learn the basics on how to write a short essay.



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This lesson contains 16 slides, with interactive quizzes, text slides and 3 videos.

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Today

Topic: physical and mental wellness

Practise: listening and writing

Goals:
-learn the difference between physical and mental wellness.
-learn the basics on how to write a short essay.



Slide 1 - Slide

Slide 2 - Slide

Which aspects are important when preparing and writing an essay?

Slide 3 - Open question

Slide 4 - Video

Slide 5 - Video

Slide 6 - Video

Ella Dove's video (what the Wellness) comes under which category?
A
physical health
B
amusement
C
sports & leisure
D
alternative therapy

Slide 7 - Quiz

How does the 2nd video with Dr. Mitchell relate to Wellness?

Slide 8 - Open question

How is Dr. Mitchell's speech structured?

Slide 9 - Open question

How does Mr. Brewer make his story personal in the 3rd video?

Slide 10 - Open question

Writing an essay in a nutshell:

-Read the assignment carefully.
-Plan your ideas first and then choose the best ones.
-Introduce your topic.
-Write about advantages/disadvantages and/or effects.
-Use linking words to structure your ideas.
-Draw your conclusion from the main ideas in your essay.




Slide 11 - Slide

Linking words:

Use these expressions to order your ideas:
First of all, firstly, then, secondly, next, finally, lastly, to sum up, 
in conclusion.

Use these expressions to add more ideas from the same point of view:
in addition, what’s more, also, added to this.

To introduce the opposite point of view you can use these words and expressions:
However, on the other hand, then again.


Slide 12 - Slide

Ready to write your own essay?

Choose 1 topic:

1. This relaxation therapy is what it takes to feel in balance again!
2. How to improve your mental wellbeing!
3. Foodtalk! How to stay healthy.

Slide 13 - Slide

1. This rexalation therapy is what it takes to feel in balance again!


Choose a relaxation therapy carried out at Wellness centre.

  • Introduce your therapy.
  • Explain how it's carried out.
  • Write about the advantages and disadvantages.
  • Finish off with your own conclusion/opinion.

Slide 14 - Slide

2. How to improve your mental wellbeing!

Examples: 
Isolation due to corona regulations, fear of failure or addictive behavior (such as; alcohol/smoking)

  • Introduce a mental issue.
  • Explain the downsides and give examples.
  • Give advice for improvements.
  • Finish off with your own conclusion/opinion.


Slide 15 - Slide

3. Foodtalk! How to stay healthy.

Choose a foodtopic that helps you stay healthy, such as; a vegan diet or a gluten free diet.

  • Introduce your foodtopic.
  • Explain how it works (ingredients/products, time for breakfast/lunch/dinner).
  • What are the effects? 
  • Finish off with your own conclusion/opinion.

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