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Alien Meets Earthling - January 16, 2017Paid LessonLesson Collection #3 - Lesson 4b
Students construct a very short (and sweet?) story with this lesson, and have a lot of fun reading their stories to the others in class.
To begin, students fold their worksheets so that only the first question is showing. They answer this question, fold the paper so that only the second question is showing, then they pass their worksheets to the right. All students answer the second question, then fold their papers so that only the third question is showing. They pass their papers to the right once more and students answer the third question.
The worksheets continue rotating around the class, each time with only one question showing. Eventually, students will answer 12 questions from the worksheet.
Finally, the stories are read aloud and everyone will have a good laugh about the Alien and the Earthling. Advanced students will also enjoy this activity; they just are required to write a more detailed story.
For similar a style lesson, see:
Boy Meets Girl(See Lesson 04a above).
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