Discussion Questions - Listening

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

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

3. you marine What do about biology? know

4. you know reefs? What about do coral

5. discovery How reef? the is important coral the of

6. coral reefs important? are Why

7. to you biologist? be marine like a Would

8. diving? What scuba think you do of

9. anything ever magical? Have witnessed you

10. crisis? What is the biodiversity

11. you like this Did reading article?

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

13. What what about you think do you read?

14. know about you Tahiti? do What

15. are coral How reefs? beautiful

16. What know bleaching do from you about warming? global

17. space than money more we Should on research? ocean research spend

18. What know you Mars? about do

19. Mars Is about to our know or it important more oceans?

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

Back to the Tahiti coral reef lesson.

Coral Reefs - The 20 Questions

STUDENT A's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student B)
  1. Did you like reading this article? Why/not?
  2. What do you think of when you hear the word 'reef'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What do you know about Tahiti?
  5. How beautiful are coral reefs?
  6. What do you know about bleaching from global warming?
  7. Should we spend more money on ocean research than space research?
  8. What do you know about Mars?
  9. Is it more important to know about Mars or our oceans?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the scientists?

STUDENT B's QUESTIONS (Do not show these to student A)
  1. What did you think when you read the headline?
  2. What images are in your mind when you hear the word 'coral'?
  3. What do you know about marine biology?
  4. What do you know about coral reefs?
  5. How important is the discovery of the coral reef?
  6. Why are coral reefs important?
  7. Would you like to be a marine biologist?
  8. What do you think of scuba diving?
  9. Have you ever witnessed anything magical?
  10. What is the biodiversity crisis?

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