Great Debates: Athlete Salaries
Duration: 60 – 90 minutes
Do professional athletes deserve the higher-than-average salaries they get, or do you think they are overpaid? Find out what your students think in this engaging Great Debates lesson!
- Roger Federer won $100,000 in the tennis tournament.
- He earns a large salary working for Apple.
- I made enough money selling things on eBay to take a trip to Europe.
Vocabulary from Text
- to struggle
- to miss out
- to opt
- to cut back
- to upgrade
- Warm Up
- Why are Athletes Going Bankrupt (reading)
- Comprehension questions
- Vocabulary matching
- Win/Make/Earn (gap fill)