First Discussion Starters

Speaking Fluency Activities for Lower-Level ESL/EFL Students
Keith S. Folse and Jeanine Ivone


First Discussion Starters includes conversation activities that teachers and students have loved in the best-selling Discussion Starters and More Discussion Starters, this time for lower-level ESL/EFL students.

First Discussion Starters contains:

  • a variety of tasks and exercises based on real situations from all over the world
  • serious discussion topics such as censorship, prison conditions, and cloning
  • topics that are lighter in nature such as lotteries, pets, and travel
  • activities that require students to work together in pairs or small groups to reach a conclusion about a topic
  • several kinds of oral fluency activities such as problem-solving tasks, court cases, "finish the story," "put the story together," and small group presentations
  • links to related websites for each unit

Product Details

  • 7 x 10.
  • 184pp.
Available for sale worldwide

  • Paper
  • 2002
  • Available
  • 978-0-472-08895-9

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  • $23.95 U.S.