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Banning Pit Bulls

Mini-Debates
  • Int – High Int
  • 1.5–2 hours
  • 5

Having pit bulls as pets was banned in Canada in 2004. In this lesson, students learn about the reasons behind the legislation and debate whether or not all dogs should be kept on leashes.

Lesson Audio
Lesson Tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • discussion questions
  • debate questions
Vocabulary
  • ban
  • illegal
  • import
  • currently
  • strict
  • muzzle
  • leash
  • restrictions
  • fine
  • breed
  • stitches
  • wound
  • delighted
  • vicious
  • overall