Saving Up! Unit 1 Jobs Liceo Andrés Bello English Department Mr. Díaz
Objective Recognise vocabulary about money using job context
Food Travelling Expenses House Bills Bank
What is money? 01 Medium of Exchange 02 Unit of Account 03 Store of Value
Types of Currency DOLLAR MONETARY UNIT OF THE US, CANADA, AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND. 02 POUND MONEY USED IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. EURO MONETARY UNIT USED IN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES PART OF THE EU. 04 01 PESO UNIT USED IN SOME COUNTRIES: CHILE, BOLIVIA, MEXICO, URUGUAY 03
NOTES / BILLS
Impact of money COST OF LIVING HOW MUCH PEOPLE PAY FOR THINGS. TO SAVE UP MONEY SO THAT YOU CAN BUY THINGS LATER STANDARD OF LIVING LEVEL OF MONEY THAT PEOPLE HAVE. DEBT MONEY OWED TO ORGANISATIONS OR PEOPLE BROKE RUN OUT OF MONEY. NO MONEY AT ALL TO BLOW MONEY SPENDING MONEY ON USELESS THINGS OVERDRAWN SPENDING MORE MONEY THAN YOU HAVE IN YOUR BANK ACCOUNT WELL OFF (RICH) TO HAVE A LOT OF MONEY
Examples in Context - Hey Nina, I noticed you are working as a sales adviser at Greggs. What’s your job like? - Hi, Lorna. It is a good place to work, I really like working there. - That’s good! I work everyday at the pub next door. We have to work hard, the cost of living is growing and growing, so making a living is a bit difficult.
- Where are you working, Melanie? - At H&M, I love it. But, now I don’t want to blow my money, because my salary is quite low. - You need to consider to save up some money for not getting debts. - You are right, I will try to not be overdrawn
- My standard of living allows me to but lots of things. - That’s great, you look quite well off. - I don’t think I am well off, although I don’t want to be broke when I spend my money. - Me too, I use my money just for buying the essential and paying my expenses
Question time! What do we use money for? Is the currency the same in all countries? What is the impact of money in our lives? Do well-paid jobs give you the best standard of living? Do not send it to my email, upload it to the classroom platform Does money define the type of job you do?
Activity 1 Answer the following questions with the vocabulary exposed. 1. What kind of jobs are well-paid nowadays? 2. Why British people are using the Pound and not the Euro? 3. If Dollar crashes, what will happen with jobs here in Chile? 4. Name four factors for saving up money Answers here: 1. 2. 3. 4.
Activity 2 Choose an ideal job and complete the chart. Your Ideal Job Why do you choose it? What is the main objective? How much money you will get from it? How would you save up money? What things would you do with that money?
Activity 3 Ace Wilder – Don’t worry (Lyrics) Listen to the song and read the lyrics for answering the questions. 1. How can we connect the lyrics with the topic? 2. How is money expressed in the song? 3. What is her attitude towards her current situation? Answer here: If you don’t have any access to internet or Youtube, just ignore this part