INSTANT DISCUSSIONSis a photocopiable resource book for teachers. It contains 40 discussion lessons, which give students the opportunity to talk about interesting, important, and current issues. Each lessons consists of two pages of texts, language work, discussion questions and activities. INSTANT DISCUSSIONS is designed to bridge the gap between the classroom and real life by giving students the opportunity to talk about things which really matter to them on a personal level. INSTANT DISCUSSIONS is the ideal way to supplement and extend standard course material. The lessons are carefully structured to be complete in themselves. Subjects covered include Teenage Rebellion , Neighbours from Hell , Are we all Criminals? , Ghosts and the Supernatural , Jewellery for Men , Disciplining Children , Tipping , The Exploitation of Animals , Scams and why People Fall for them , Surviving Extreme Situations and 30 others!