Discussion Questions - Listening

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

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

3. life there on planets? other Is

4. alone? Are we

5. life? feel found scientists if you alien How would

6. us? alien What think life would about

7. one? you you if say would met What alien an to

8. aliens? things you would on Earth show What

9. you think will the find? What scientists do

10. astronomy? How in you interested are

11. like this reading Did you article?

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

13. think What what read? you about you do

14. have What do experiences you with telescopes?

15. of be? dangers What the aliens might

16. you about How are alien an worried attack?

17. there could you be wars? space Do think ever

18. of you think What science fiction? do

19. big What questions you life have? about do

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

Back to the extraterrestrial life lesson.

Extraterrestrial Life - 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 'alien'?
  3. Is there life on other planets?
  4. Are we alone?
  5. How would you feel if scientists found alien life?
  6. What would alien life think about us?
  7. What would you say to an alien if you met one?
  8. What things on Earth would you show aliens?
  9. What do you think the scientists will find?
  10. How interested are you in astronomy?

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 'life'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What experiences do you have with telescopes?
  5. What might the dangers of aliens be?
  6. How worried are you about an alien attack?
  7. Do you think there could ever be space wars?
  8. What do you think of science fiction?
  9. What big questions about life do you have?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the astronomers?

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