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Nature  June 18 Strategies

           Now combine all of the strategies to give an opinion, a reason and finally a clear example.

                 Asking for Opinions (AO)                  Giving Opinions (GO)

                    What do you think?                        In my opinion…                 Test your strategies!
                   What’s your opinion?                Personally speaking, I think…

                  Asking for Reasons (AR)                   Giving Reasons (GR)
                                                                                             Touch below to play!
                  Why (do you think so?)                 One (another) reason is...
                         How come?                          It’s mainly because...                 Students

                 Asking for Examples (AE)                   Giving Examples (GE)
                        For example?                    For example...For instance...
                        For instance?                   One (another) example is…

            Practice time! Use the 3 questions below and focus on using the target language above.
            Check how many times you can correctly use the strategies.

            1. Which is a more pressing issue, reef damage or rising sea levels?
            2. Which countries are environmentally friendly?
       English  3. Which countries are not environmentally friendly?


           With your partner brainstorm some ideas – how can we be help our planet?

              Water              Only take showers






           Talk about the following topics for 8 minutes per group. Make sure you use all the phrases
           above to ask and give reasons. Don’t forget to support your reasons with examples.

           1. Are you environmentally friendly?
           2. Can we be more eco-friendly?
           3. How will global warming change your country?

      8    4. How will global warming change our lives?
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