Conversation Class Lesson Plan

Section: Advanced Conversation
Date: Feb 22 2011

Class theme/topics discussed:
Guido Westerwelle and homosexuality

How did you pick this theme or topic?
It was in the German news

How did you present the material? (handouts, group work, general discussion, student presentations, etc.)
I read the article with my students, then we discussed the different laws in the UK, US and Germany and our opinions about it.

How did students react?
Liked it

Did they engage with each other and you?

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

Would you recommend this activity for a future class?
Homosexuality yes, Guido Westerwelle only if he’s in the news

Why or why not?
Students found this topic very interesting

Westerwelle Homosexualitaet