Discussion Questions - Listening

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

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

3. What do know sea about levels? you rising

4. do Panama? you know What about

5. you How your you if town? evacuate feel had would to

6. rising? Why levels sea are

7. you an ancestral Do have home?
8. Would a island? like live tiny to on you

9. will more when change islands How sink? policy government

10. for you advice have the islanders? do What

11. reading Did this article? like you

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

13. about do you What you read? what think

14. sea do of you think levels? What rising

15. your town rely in make do people on a living? What to

16. impact climate on has change you? What had

17. climate cities change is at putting What risk?

18. can we How reverse change? climate

19. from 50 in Earth years now? like What will look

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

Back to the rising sea levels lesson.

Rising Sea Levels - 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 'islanders'?
  3. What do you know about rising sea levels?
  4. What do you know about Panama?
  5. How would you feel if you had to evacuate your town?
  6. Why are sea levels rising?
  7. Do you have an ancestral home?
  8. Would you like to live on a tiny island?
  9. How will government policy change when more islands sink?
  10. What advice do you have for the islanders?

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 'sea'?
  3. What do you think about what you read?
  4. What do you think of rising sea levels?
  5. What do people in your town rely on to make a living?
  6. What impact has climate change had on you?
  7. What cities is climate change putting at risk?
  8. How can we reverse climate change?
  9. What will Earth look like in 50 years from now?
  10. What questions would you like to ask the islanders?

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