Questions about Homelessness for ESL Students

Instructor: Sarah Mills

Sarah is an educational freelance writer and has taught English and ESL in grades k-12 and college. She has a master's degree in both Literacy and TESOL.

In this lesson, teachers will learn about facilitating discussions about homelessness with English as a Second Language (ESL) students. A list of sample discussion questions that are suitable for a range of age and grade levels will be included.

Discussing Homelessness

Homelessness is a social issue that affects millions of people worldwide. By discussing homelessness, students can take part in observing the world around them, hearing other students' perspectives, and considering ways to make a difference in their community.

Many ESL students come to the United States from different parts of the world where homelessness may be more or less of a problem. This topic gives students a chance to learn from one another. Here are some sample discussion questions you can provide to students for discussions about homelessness.

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