The group forms a circle. The teacher asks a question that everybody answers, for example, "How many brothers or sisters do you have?" or "What is your favorite color?" The layers commonly used here are: (1) the teacher asks the first few questions, then (2) the opportunity is given to the group members to question the group. (Allen, p81)
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