Note to Teachers: This lesson plan might be considered cruel by some students. Please pre-read and use your best judgement to determine if it's suitable for your class.
Download the Darwin Awards Lesson Plan (ESL) here: Darwin-Awards-Lesson-ESL-Advanced-14102012.doc
Darwin Awards Lesson Plan (ESL): Advanced
Darwin Awards Lesson Plan (ESL): Warm-up (Pair Work)
1) What are some of the stupidest things you have ever done?
2) How important is it to you (or your parents) that you pass on your genes, i.e. have children?
3) Have you ever had a near-death experience? (note: please avoid telling extremely sad stories)
4) What are potentially deadly things that you encounter every day?
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Darwin Awards Lesson Plan (ESL) copyright Matthew Barton of Englishcurrent.com