Discussion Questions - Listening

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1. when did think you the you read What headline?

2. What are 'global'? your images you when in hear mind word the

3. sun dimming? think of you of What do the idea

4. work? you would dimming sun think Do

5. is serious a global problem warming? How

6. global you warming? do What about know

7. warming global affected you? How has

8. your has How warming country? affected global

9. you warming? How do about worry global much

10. can harm UV What rays do?

11. article? you reading this like Did

12. hear you 'sun'? do think when What word you of the

13. about you what read? think you What do

14. likely will go that it How dimming is ahead? sun

15. "pie ideas in do are you other What the think sky"?

16. world the agree to dimming? sun Would

17. planet? sun dimming if What happen cooled would our

18. weather extreme might bring? dimming What sun

19. to are What global warming? ideas reduce your

20. like the ask you scientists? questions would to What

Back to the sun dimming lesson.

Sun Dimming - The 20 Questions

STUDENT A's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student B)
  1. What did you think when you read the headline?
  2. What images are in your mind when you hear the word 'global'?
  3. What do you think of the idea of sun dimming?
  4. Do you think sun dimming would work?
  5. How serious a problem is global warming?
  6. What do you know about global warming?
  7. How has global warming affected you?
  8. How has global warming affected your country?
  9. How much do you worry about global warming?
  10. What harm can UV rays do?

STUDENT B's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student A)
  1. Did you like reading this article? Why/not?
  2. What do you think of when you hear the word 'sun'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. How likely is it that sun dimming will go ahead?
  5. What other ideas do you think are "pie in the sky"?
  6. Would the world agree to sun dimming?
  7. What would happen if sun dimming cooled our planet?
  8. What extreme weather might sun dimming bring?
  9. What are your ideas to reduce global warming?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the scientists?

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