On October 5th, 2011, Apple co-founder, Steve Jobs died. Jobs was 56 years old, and had been struggling with complications related to pancreatic cancer over the past several years. Steve Jobs has always been a huge inspiration to all of us at ESL Library and Red River Press. We are very saddened to hear of his death. In honour of his amazing life and achievements we would like to share this FREE ESL Lesson Plan with all our fellow English teachers around the world. Please try this lesson in your classes this week.
“Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn’t matter to me … Going to bed at night saying we’ve done something wonderful… that’s what matters to me.” Steve Jobs, as quoted in The Wall Street Journal (Summer 1993)
Here is an Apple Commercial that never aired, narrated by Steve Jobs. Show it to your students and discuss what makes great people great:
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