GM food: hope or danger?
? Questions: ? 1.How did humans damage the earth?
People have harmed nature through
agriculture, fishing, hunting and tourism.
2.Why shouldn’t we only focus on conservation?
? Because not everything that is best for nature is good for people. From the point of view of some people…Others argue that…
3.How can we enjoy healthy and happy lives without the environment around us suffering?
? The developed and developing countries of the world need to work together –many developed nations are now concerned about…but many poorer nations must focus on…
Supporting details Different Many people are excited but attitudes (1)______towards GM others are (2)______. frightened Two ways to be genetically modified (3)______
aims Two (6)____ of GM research inserted New material can be (4)______ into its DNA. Material can be (5)_____ taken from the DNA. produce One is to (7)_____ food, the reduce other is to (8)_____ the diseases of the plant or animal.
Task-based reading Paragraph outline
questions Many (9)_____ raised about GM food
No one really knows whether it is safe (10)____ for humans or animals to eat, nor does anyone know whether GM plants harm the environment.