Social Media Questions for ESL Students

Instructor: Clio Stearns

Clio has taught education courses at the college level and has a Ph.D. in curriculum and instruction.

Talking about social media can be a great way to get ESL students engaged and excited about conversation. The questions in this lesson are sure to get your students talking and thinking.

Why Ask Social Media Questions?

Are your ESL students sometimes reluctant to engage in the conversational prompts you give them? If this is something you are struggling with as a teacher, you might consider topics that are current and relevant to your students. One topic that students of a variety of ages are often interested in is social media. Thinking about social media can get different kinds of students excited and engaged with one another. Because it is a popular topic, social media can spark just the kind of controversy that leads to vigorous discussion and engaging conversational practice. If you want to get your students talking and listening to each other about social media, the questions in this lesson will be of help to you. You can pose these questions to your students or give them a chance to ask each other these things. You might be surprised just how much your students have to say on this very current and exciting topic!

To unlock this lesson you must be a Study.com Member.
Create your account

Register to view this lesson

Are you a student or a teacher?

Unlock Your Education

See for yourself why 30 million people use Study.com

Become a Study.com member and start learning now.
Become a Member  Back
What teachers are saying about Study.com
Try it risk-free for 30 days

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.

Create an account to start this course today
Try it risk-free for 30 days!
Create an account
Support