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TP Worksheet – Too Hot to Handle

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A lesson dealing with the subject of controversial discussion topics in the classroom. Students discuss questions such as ‘How acceptable is it in your culture to express your opinion in public?’ before moving on to decide which topics might be considered controversial in English language classes around the world. Students further practise their fluency with a variety of discussion questions including ‘How important do you think freedom of speech is? And ‘How appropriate do you think it is to discuss controversial topics in English lessons?’

Talking Point Worksheet – Too Hot to Handle

Talking Point Teacher’s Notes – Too Hot to Handle

Written by Liz Regan for Teflnet November 2016
Since taking the RSA CELTA Liz has worked for the British Council in Milan, gaining her RSA Diploma there. Apart from working as a freelance in-company language trainer, Liz is also an oral examiner for the Cambridge University Main Suite exams (KET, PET, FCE and CPE) as well as the BEC Preliminary, Vantage and Higher exams. She is a qualified practitioner of NLP (neuro-linguistic programming).

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Teflnet : ESL Lesson Plans : Talking Point : TP Worksheet – Too Hot to Handle