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

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

3. What about icebergs? know you do

4. How important icebergs? are

5. Antarctica? What you do about know

6. you Antarctica? like Would visit to

7. floating damage How could enormous an do? much iceberg

8. How a to threat is of Antarctica? warming much global

9. does iceberg' tip the mean? the 'just What of

10. icebergs? What dependent on wildlife is

11. article? reading like you Did this

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

13. about what you What you do think read?

14. you What about know in the wildlife do Antarctica?

15. cause? A68a an Iceberg big could How the catastrophe environmental

16. like? are ecosystems the What

17. Why the harm water ecosystem? fresh might

18. What like would about you icebergs? to know

19. this three adjectives best story? What describe

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

Back to the iceberg A68a lesson.

Iceberg A68a - 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 'giant'?
  3. What do you know about icebergs?
  4. How important are icebergs?
  5. What do you know about Antarctica?
  6. Would you like to visit Antarctica?
  7. How much damage could an enormous floating iceberg do?
  8. How much of a threat is global warming to Antarctica?
  9. What does "just the tip of the iceberg" mean?
  10. What wildlife is dependent on icebergs?

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 'iceberg'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What do you know about the wildlife in Antarctica?
  5. How big an environmental catastrophe could the Iceberg A68a cause?
  6. What are the ecosystems like?
  7. Why might fresh water harm the ecosystem?
  8. What would you like to know about icebergs?
  9. What three adjectives best describe this story?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the scientists?

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