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Online Privacy


High Int – Adv

Teens & Adults

Grades 9–12

Students read about Facebook's historic privacy breach that put CEO Mark Zuckerberg in the hot seat in 2018. The lesson includes vocabulary review exercises, comprehension questions, discussion questions, debate questions, a writing task, and additional, optional activities. Useful expressions for debates are included.

  • data
  • policy
  • breach
  • campaign
  • notify
  • scandal
  • whistle-blower
  • backlash
  • testify
  • regulate
  • default
  • opt out
PDF Content
  • warm-up
  • reading
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • comprehension questions
  • discussion topics
  • debate topics
  • writing
  • critical thinking
  • video
Task Content
  • Warm-Up(Reference)
  • Vocabulary Preview A(Matching)
  • Vocabulary Preview B(Matching)
  • Read & Listen(Reference)
  • Comprehension(Open-Ended Questions)
  • Vocabulary Review A(Type in the Blanks)
  • Vocabulary Review B(Multiple-Choice)
  • Discussion(Reference)
  • Sentence Stems for Debating(Reference)
  • Debate #1(Reference)
  • Debate #2(Reference)
  • Writing(Reference)
  • Personal Response(Speaking Task)