Sunday, 25 June 2017

June 28, 2017 Blog Topic

Please watch the video below:

What would you do if you found a wallet on the ground? Would you return it? 

What if it had the owner's identification in it? 

What if the wallet had $5,000 in it? Now, what if you'd just lost your job and you needed it to pay rent and buy food? Now, what if you had a child?

What do you think is the right thing to do? Would you even be tempted to take the wallet?

What do people usually do in your home country when they find something that does not belong to them? How is that different from other countries you have visited? 

Do people in your home country respect others' belongings? 

What kind of social experiment would you like to try? (This video is an example of a social experiment.)

Saturday, 17 June 2017

June 21 2017 Blog Topic

Please click this link, …

…read the article, and watch the videos.

This is a really useful article and set of videos if you plan on working in Canada.

Here are the discussion questions!

Do you agree that these interview questions are inappropriate? Why? Are they appropriate or common in your experience?

Do you think the gender/sexual orientation/age are important when considering a new candidate (potential employee)?

Have you ever been asked a strange interview question? If not, what is the strangest one, in your opinion, referred to on the webpage?

What do you think is more important, keeping some privacy and sticking to you morals (making yourself happy), or getting a job?

What was the last thing you googled?

Do you ever feel like a plastic bag?

Saturday, 10 June 2017

June 14, 2017 Blog Topic

Please watch this video.

It is about 9 minutes long. You should watch all of it. It has visuals, so this will help you understand
Try watching it one more time.

See you in class!

If you missed it, here is the video again.

Saturday, 3 June 2017

Wed, June 7 2017 Blog Topic

Have a look at this link and enjoy the video. It's about difference. We will do an activity in class to try and figure out what is weird and what is just different.

Before you watch the video, you might want to think about the meaning of the words 'weird' and 'different.'

The questions will be provided in class for this topic.

Here is the link:

See you in class!