Just a quick idea for a bit of video game chat. We did a 5-week module on the topic, this was my context builder. Took about an hour as the teens got into it.
Step 0: Lead-in questions if you want, like…
- How often do you play video games?
- Do you have a favourite game?
- Do you think it’s harmful for teens to play too many video games?
Alternatively, maybe do a picture dictation of a video game image below to get students talking, then elicit lesson topic.
Step 1: Hand out loads of screen shots of video games or put them around the room. I chose these eight:
Students look at images and discuss:(more…)