aSIB 17.3.14 (1)
To provide gist and detailed reading practice using a text about asset management and allocation in the context of investment portfolio.
To provide review and practice of diplomatic language used instead of direct statements.
Procedure (75 minutes)
Ask students to draw a picture on the WB of assets - elicit words like investments, shares, stocks, cash, etc. to show how a portfolio might look.
Ask what students would do with a gift of USD 1,000, vs USD 10,000 vs USD 10,000,000. Discuss WC
Unit 21, Asset Management, Pg 97 Tapescript on Pg 152 Listening 1 Q1 TST + Q2 PW WC to confirm
Unit 21 Asset Management Listening 2: Pg 152-153 - 21.2 for Q2
Language Focus P100 - match direct statements to more diplomatic phrases.