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1. Identities and Exchanges
Ch. 1
The Canadian Tale
Ch. 2
Go Greek!
2. Private and Public Spheres
Ch. 3
Is It a Man’s World?
Ch. 4
The Roaring Twenties
3. Art and Power
Ch. 5
A Camera of Her Own
Ch. 6
A Never-Ending (Hi)story?
Ch. A
Conscious Art
4. Citizenship and Virtual Worlds
Ch. 7
To Tweet or Not to Tweet?
Ch. B
Digital Passports at Risk...
Ch. C
May I Borrow This?
5. Fiction and Realities
Ch. 8
Chivalry Isn’t Dead!
Ch. 9
It’s GoT to Be Shakespeare!
6. Scientific Innovations and Responsibility
Ch. 10
Breaking the Code
Ch. 11
Green Waves
Ch. D
To Infinity and Beyond!
7. Diversity and Inclusion
Ch. 12
Multicultural New Zealand
Ch. 13
Black Lives Matter
8. Territory and Memory
Ch. 14
Lighting Up Africa
Ch. 15
American Vibes
Fiches Méthode
Précis culturel
Précis de communication
Précis phonologique
Précis grammatical
Verbes irréguliers
CECR et programme
Rabats & annexes
Unit 11
Activity 1 - Group

Local Initiatives...

Group 1

Each group is in charge of one document. Study it and

Text document

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has unveiled L.A.'s Green New Deal. This four-year update to the city's original sustainability plan, released in 2015, expands and accelerates the city's climate action goals.

The plan accelerates targets to ensure 55% of L.A.'s energy is renewable by 2025 and 100% by 2045; increase the percentage of zero-emissions vehicles in the city to 25% by 2025 and 100% by 2050; convert all city fleet vehicles to zero emissions by 2028; ensure all new buildings are emissions-free by 2030; and ensure 57% of new housing units are built within 1,500 feet of transit by 2025. [...]

“The scale of our ambitions must meet the magnitude of this crisis. So we are doubling down with L.A.'s Green New Deal [...],” Garcetti wrote in the document. [...]

One of the elements that makes L.A.'s sustainability plan stand out from other cities' is the emphasis it puts on equity. Researchers increasingly have warned city leaders that low-income neighborhoods bear a disproportionate share of environmental burden, an idea reiterated in a report from Yale last year. Low-income areas often have less access to transportation, less green space and more carbon-producing infrastructure such as major road thoroughfares and industrial areas.

Implementing upgrades to improve [environmental] friendliness — such as converting residences to renewable energy or purchasing an electric vehicle — is often cost prohibitive for low-income residents. Prioritizing communities that bear the brunt of climate change puts L.A. on a path to equity with its climate action goals.
Katie Pyzyk
“Los Angeles releases its own ‘Green New Deal' ”, Smart Cities Dive, 2019.

Group 2

Each group is in charge of one document. Study it and


Photo “What is the ‘Green New Deal'?”
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“What is the ‘Green New Deal'?”, The Washington Post, 2018.


What is the 'Green New Deal?', 2018.

You are in charge of one document.

Explain the “Green New Deal” concept.

Comment on the figures used.
Let's talk this out!
Group work

What are the journalists' opinions? Justify your answer.

Grammar in progress

Le présent

a. Relevez dans le texte les verbes au présent et classez-les dans les catégories suivantes.

présent simplepresent perfectprésent progressif (be + V-ing)

b. Expliquez l'alternance des temps.

Culture note

The Paris Agreement was signed in 2015 by 196 countries, who committed to cutting their GHG emissions, in order to limit global warming to 1.5°C by 2050.

Over to you!

School screening

Let's use what you have learnt in and / or !

You organize a special event at your school to show the documentary presented on . Draft the introduction or the closing remarks you will deliver to the audience.

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