Discussion Questions - Listening

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

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

3. about tortoises? know you do What

4. can How drones help tortoises?

5. we danger? do can animals help Should all in to we

6. of kill another? species Should to help members one we

7. if How would be the desert tortoises Mohave to disappeared? sad

8. Why increasing? are numbers raven

9. stop ravens we can How tortoises? else killing

10. as you do work conservationist? would What a

11. Did this you like reading article?

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

13. you you think read? what about What do

14. do about What know you ravens?

15. the What egg-oiling? of of do you method think

16. get in way of Should the people nature?
17. this best What three describe story? adjectives

18. - do like ravens? better tortoises Which or you

19. will - survive Which ravens? the or longest tortoises species

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

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Ravens and Tortoises - 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 'tortoise'?
  3. What do you know about tortoises?
  4. How can drones help tortoises?
  5. Should we do all we can to help animals in danger?
  6. Should we kill members of one species to help another?
  7. How sad would it be if the Mohave desert tortoises disappeared?
  8. Why are raven numbers increasing?
  9. How else can we stop ravens killing tortoises?
  10. What work would you do as a conservationist?

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 'drone'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What do you know about ravens?
  5. What do you think of the method of egg-oiling?
  6. Should people get in the way of nature?
  7. What three adjectives best describe this story?
  8. Which do you like better - tortoises or ravens?
  9. Which species will survive the longest - tortoises or ravens?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the conservationists?

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