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skills: science
skills: future - life in the future
skills: television
skills: computer games
skills: social networking
skills: Internet

Worksheets for information technology
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Script for You Tube clips (535)
Transcript of the two clips about the world's oldest PC


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Tech quiz (536)
Two-part multi-choice tech quiz



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Cyber crime (94)
26 March 2008 Presenter and guest talking about Internet crime. 6 minutes. MP3 download available. Difficult words glossary.


Mobile phones (99)
Two presenters discuss the importance (or not) of mobile phones.


Jeff talks about technology (105)
Two speakers discuss the disadvantages of technology (Male. N American accents)


Phil talks about gadgets (106)
Speaker talks about the gadgets he uses and why he uses them. (Male. British accent)






Social networking (688)
Do you use social networking sites?



Video for information technologyPage top ↑
The first personal computer (88)
Part of documentary programme about the history of the IT revolution dealing with the Altair Computer (1975), regarded as the first PC.


Living without technology - Susan Maushart on Today Tonight (874)
Writer and social commentator Susan Maushart talks about how she banned computers and other technology from her family (three teenagers) for six months.


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General English course books (adults)

Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate book cover Inside Out Student's Book Upper Intermediate 
Vaughan Jones   Susan Kay   
Unit 6 Digital  Pages 52 - 53
(1) Text messaging - short reading (2) Reading : Online (Interview with Jessica Adams, author of Single White E-mail) (3) Listening - interview with Lara Croft (fictional character from the computer game Tomb Raider) (4) Reading - Has technology ruined childhood?

General English adult course resource packs

Reward Upper-intermediate Resource Pack book cover Reward Upper-intermediate Resource Pack 
Susan Kay   
13c Your views on technology  Page 13 
Ss discuss statements about technology.

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