Discussion Questions - Listening

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

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

3. siblings How are important?

4. same-age would be eight siblings like? What having

5. What fun the be would things about nonuplets?

6. you child Would a or an only rather be nonuplet?

7. help the the What nonuplets of need? parents will

8. it to many best children How is have?

9. difficult How is parenting?

10. the do mother? have for advice What you

11. reading you article? this Did like

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

13. think do read? about you you what What

14. having nonuplets? might What be difficulties the of

15. the send to mother? What message you like would

16. gift would the buy you What parents?

17. name nine to Would be difficult babies? it

18. along the other? How siblings each get with will

19. story? describe What this best adjectives three

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

Back to the nonuplets lesson.

Nonuplets - 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 'birth'?
  3. How important are siblings?
  4. What would having eight same-age siblings be like?
  5. What would the fun things be about nonuplets?
  6. Would you rather be an only child or a nonuplet?
  7. What help will the parents of the nonuplets need?
  8. How many children is it best to have?
  9. How difficult is parenting?
  10. What advice do you have for the mother?

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 'children'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What might the difficulties be of having nonuplets?
  5. What message would you like to send the mother?
  6. What gift would you buy the parents?
  7. Would it be difficult to name nine babies?
  8. How will the siblings get along with each other?
  9. What three adjectives best describe this story?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the mother?

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