Monday, November 16, 2015

Dogo News-Term 4 Week 6

Sweden - World's First Cashless Society?


Learning Intention: To compare and contrast information from an article and understand similarities and differences.
  

VOCABULARY: (4 new words and their meanings and a sentence)
  1. Abolish-Put an end to- It’s time to put an end to junk food.
  2. Shun- Keep away-Keep away from the dragon
  3. Sophisticated- Someone's ideas and thinking-I have my own sophisticated
  4. Reluctant-unwilling-I am Reluctant to steal cookies




COMPREHENSION QUESTIONS:

Article Comprehension

  1. What is Sweden trying to do?
Sweden is trying to become the world's first cashless country

  1. List two places in Sweden where cash is no longer welcome.
The two places are Sweden and denmark
  1. What other countries are following Sweden's lead?
Australia's sydney and Israel
  1. What do you think it would be like if NZ was cashless?
It would be awesome because you can get free stuff and everything is free.

CRITICAL THINKING CHALLENGE:


What are some of the advantages and disadvantages of living in a cashless society.


ADVANTAGES- Everything is free/you can get anything


DISADVANTAGES- everyone will not want to work because they won’t be payed

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