Health system + game “Doctor’s visit”

How did you pick this theme or topic?

I wanted them to talk about the differences between the French and American Health System, and also to do a role play and learn some more vocabulary about medicine-related things.

How did you present the material? (Handouts, group work, general discussion, student presentations, etc.)

General discussion
Role play

How did students react?

They reacted well.

Did they engage with each other and you?


What materials or media did you use? (articles, satellite tv, digital projector, etc.)


Please attach a copy.
Below is the plan I had with me in class.

Would you recommend this activity for a future class?

Advanced 9/21

1. Warm-up : weekend ?

2. Health system in France and the US: general questions

3. Role playing

feuille patient
cartes maladies possibles
feuille docteur
cartes traitements