Great for an engaging class pick-me-up or as an emergency sub activity!
: In this communication activity, students will work together in pairs or small groups to determine which people are worth saving and why. Time is running out. Who will they select and why?
: In this communication activity, students will either be a person applying for a spot on the space shuttle or be part of the hearing committee that chooses who lives and who dies. Time is running out. Who will they select and why?
Whether you teach adult ESL or secondary students, they're going to love this activity. Get them talking, arguing, debating. Get them thinking and justifying. Get them engaged!
in this resource:
✔ 1 page: teacher's page for option I of the activity
✔ 1 page: teacher's page for option 2 of the activity
✔ 4 pages: Person cards with color images (used in either activity)
✔ 4 pages: Person cards with a black and white design (used in either activity)
✔ 2.5 pages: Summary sheet (useful for teacher and used with Option 2)
✔ 2 pages: SURPRISE! The twist that will throw them for a loop. There are two pages because in one, it turns out that the police officer used to be a woman. In case this is not a topic that can be handled by your group, in the second page he instead has cancer.
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⭐ ESL Ice Breakers
⭐ First Impressions Themed Discussion Topics
⭐ Love Themed Discussion Topics
⭐ Cultural Differences Themed Discussion Topics
⭐ Body Language and Gestures Themed Discussion Topics
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