Gateway NYC Describe pictures Listening comprehension
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What do you know about New York City?
Task 3: Listen to it and answer the questiona
What do you think would be the most difficult aspect of living in Gateway NYC?
What is the most important lesson you have learned about Gateway NYC?
Brain break: Draw a rainbow-colored octopus playing hide-and-seek with a group of fish.
Question: You are an urban planner in NYC. Gateway NYC is a plan to create new public spaces and attract businesses to low-income neighborhoods. What would be the best way to implement Gateway NYC? Clues: • Consider how this plan would affect transportation, housing and economic opportunities. • Think about the needs of the people living in the area and how the plan would affect them. • Research the city's current resources and how they could be used to create Gateway NYC. In pairs: Select and solve one of the tasks: A. Work in pairs to create a drawing that explains your best solution. B. Explain your solution to your classmates and discuss possible alternatives.
Where is Gateway NYC located?
- New York City
- Los Angeles
What type of attraction is Gateway NYC?
- Theme park
- Observation deck
- Art museum
Which famous landmark can be seen from Gateway NYC?
- Great Wall of China
- Eiffel Tower
- Statue of Liberty
What is the main purpose of Gateway NYC?
- To showcase modern art installations
- To provide panoramic views of the city
- To host live concerts and events
How many floors does Gateway NYC have?
- 20 floors
- 50 floors
- 100 floors
Work together in pairs: What is one way that Gateway NYC can help you prepare for college?