What’s in Store for the Future?. Unit 2, Week 3. Past , Present and Future. Ago- a word used to talk about the past My birthday was 3 months ago . Class started 10 minutes ago. Past- time that has already gone by Dinosaurs lived thousands of years ago!
What’s in Store for the Future? Unit 2, Week 3
Past, Present and Future • Ago- a word used to talk about the past • My birthday was 3 months ago. • Class started 10 minutes ago. • Past- time that has already gone by • Dinosaurs lived thousands of years ago! • Fifty years ago, cars were different! • Even 10 years ago, computers were different!
Past, Present and Future • Present- the time is now! • Today, right now • Computers look different in the present! • So do cars!
Past, Present and Future • Future- things that haven’t happened yet • Do we know for sure what will happen in the future, or do we have to make predictions? • Here are some predictions (guesses) about the future:
Future iPhone • What do you think the iPhone will look like in the future? Modern iPhone: (today) Future: ??
Future iPhone • What do you think the iPhone will look like in the future? Here are some ideas that people have:
Cars • What do you think cars will look like in the future? Modern cars (today):
Cars in the future • Here is what some people think cars will look like in the future. What do you think?
Homes • What do you think houses and neighborhoods will look like in the future? • Modern neighborhood:
Homes in the Future • Here are some ideas for homes and cities in the future:
modern Modern inventions make our everyday lives easier. • Meaning: something from the present (today)
inventions New inventions make our lives easier. • Meaning: something new that someone has created
pollution When cars burn gas, the air can become polluted. • Meaning: harmful substances in the air or water
predictions This story makes some predictions about the future. • Meaning: a guess based on what you already know We can predict the weather. Is it always right? Can you make a prediction about who will win this game?
Computers • More and more people use computers for work.
Entertainment Shopping and entertainment may be closer in the future. • Meaning: something fun to do
Organic • We will grow food on organic farms. • Meaning: grown with no chemicals
Objects We will recycle the objects we buy. • Meaning: things What are some objects in your classroom?
Windmills and solar panels • Energy from windmills and solar panels will be in every home. Normal Windmill Solar Panels Wind Energy Windmill (turbines)