Death by Power Point


If you are using the textbook: English for Communications,  use this video as an extension tasks  in units:

Unit 2. Corporate Communication and Information Processes

Unit 3. Oral Communication

Unit 10.  Communications Skills for  Quality Customer Services 

To carry out this activity you need the following materials:

1. Video: Death by Power Point . Video length 4: 25.s (see below)

2. Dynamic Presentations _Life after Death by PowerPoint_ Script and instructions

3. Dynamic Presentations_Life after Death by PowerPoint_ Students Handout

4. Dynamic Presentations_Life after Death by PowerPoint_ Photocopiable answer sheet for question B _key

Materials by Beatriz Papaseit Fernández and María Zabala Peña

Video Information:

Original video source: http://www.davidairey.com/how-not-to-use-powerpoint/

You can also download the video from the following site: Maria and Bea’s site


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Dynamic Presentations: Success is a Continuous Journey


If you are using the textbookEnglish for Communications ,  use this video in unit 3 : Face to Face Communications 

To carry out this activity you need the following materials:

1. Video: Success is a Continuous Journey.  We’ll focus on the  first minute of the talk.  Length 3:55 (see underneath)

2. Success is a Continuous Journey: Students Handout

Student’s Handout

3. Success is a continuous journey: Script and Teacher Instructions

4. Success is a Continuous Journey: Teacher’s Key

Materials by  María Zabala Peña and Beatriz Papaseit Fernández 

Video Information:
Video by Richard St. John. TED Talks

You can also download the video from the following site Maria and Bea’s site


More face to face? Do you want to show your students a video on how to exchange business cards?  Go to this blog HERE