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SPEAKING. CONTENT. WARM-UP Answer following questions How many children do your parents have? Do you want to have more or fewer? Why? Do you know any families that have more than 5 or 10 children nowadays? In your opinion, what are the causes to population explosion?. SPEAKING ACTIVITIES.

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Speaking

WARM-UP

Answer following questions

  • How many children do your parents have?

  • Do you want to have more or fewer? Why?

  • Do you know any families that have more than 5 or 10 children nowadays?

  • In your opinion, what are the causes to population explosion?



Speaking

Fewer children die at birth.

People are not aware of the problem of overpopulation.

People are not properly educated.

People believe that having many children means happiness.

Religion doesn’t encourage people to have fewer children.

Many people believe that having a large family is a form of insurance.


Speaking

  • In my opinion,…

  • As for me,…

  • As far as I’m concerned,…

  • From my point of view,…

  • It seems to me that…


Speaking

Task 2

Work in groups of four. List the problems facing poor and overpopulated countries. Then report your results to the class.



Speaking

Task 3

Work in groups of four. Work out the solutions to the problems of overpopulation. Then report your results to the class.


Useful language1
Useful language

  • an awareness of the problems of overpopulation

  • living standards

    reward and punishment policies

  • population education programmes

  • family planning programmes

    birth control methods


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Task 4

Work in groups of four.

Talk about the problems of overpopulation and offer solutions, using the results of task 2 and 3.


Transitional signals
Transitional signals

  • Firstly / secondly / thirdly / … / lastly,…

  • To begin with,…

  • Next,…

  • In addition / additionally / moreover / …

  • However / nevertheless / …

  • On the other hand / in contrast / …

  • Last but not least,…



Homework
HOMEWORK

Practice all tasks in your textbook

 Write a short paragraph about problems caused by overpopulation and solutions to them