Podcast: Food Waste (Int – Adv)
Do we need a food waste tax?
Approximately one-third of the food produced in this world goes to waste. This statistic alone will get your students talking. Food waste is a problem in rich and poor countries. It’s bad for our economy and our environment.
Today’s podcast features a reading from our high-intermediate Discussion Starters lesson plan on Food Waste. In the full lesson plan, students answer comprehension questions, learn new vocabulary, and discuss possible solutions for reducing food waste. Students discuss whether or not a food waste tax is a good idea. Give your students something important to talk about!