Discussion Questions - Listening

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

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

3. think do you What of taxes?

4. burp fart? and do taxing of that What animals you think

5. do think of farmers? you What

6. do about methane? What you know

7. How environment? can better we protect the

8. fewer cows Should farm and we sheep?

9. burp people? be tax a on fart Should and there

10. What for advice do farmers? you have

11. reading you like Did article? this

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

13. about you what What do you think read?

14. people Would methane cut emissions? vegetarian becoming

15. you Do to bit do environment? the help your

16. you seaweed? Do cows think like will

17. more all we plant Should trees?

18. burping the methane Should capture farmers animals? from

19. kinds What should masks wear? of cows

20. New What you Zealand like ask to questions would farmers?

Back to the cow burps lesson.

Cow Burps - 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 'farmer'?
  3. What do you think of taxes?
  4. What do you think of taking animals that burp and fart?
  5. What do you think of farmers?
  6. What do you know about methane?
  7. How can we better protect the environment?
  8. Should we farm fewer cows and sheep?
  9. Should there be a burp and fart tax on people?
  10. What advice do you have for farmers?

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 'tax'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. Would people becoming vegetarian cut methane emissions?
  5. Do you do your bit to help the environment?
  6. Do you think cows will like seaweed?
  7. Should we all plant more trees?
  8. Should farmers capture the methane from burping animals?
  9. What kinds of masks should cows wear?
  10. What questions would you like to ask New Zealand farmers?

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