Take a look at these fad diets. Work in the assigned pairs. Follow the links. You will present your fad diet in class on April 6 (6 minutes per group, 3 minutes per person, free-speaking!) Presentation guidelines here: http://ennsvalleyenglish.blogspot.co.at/2015/01/presentation-guidelines.html
Almir, Vjencislav - Atkins diet
Jürgen, Daniel- Raw Food Diet
Sarah, Elma- Paleo diet
Fabian, Pascal Sugar Busters!
Julian E, Valentin - The Zone Diet
Dzenis, Eldin - Mediterranean Diet
Julian L, Mike - South Beach Diet
Answer the following questions:
What is the philosophy behind the diet?
What foods are allowed on the diet?
What foods are not allowed on the diet?
What is the reputation of the diet?
What are the advantages of the diet?
What are the disadvantages of the diet?
Are lifestyle changes part of the diet, e.g. exercise?
Give an example of a success story-
Give an example of a bad experience with the diet.
10 Most Famous Fad Diets of All Time (with links to descriptions and sample menus in English)
Seven Day Color Diet