Development towns in the Negev - questions

  1. Song game: divide the table into two groups. Choose a word from the list (or come up with your own) and try and think of as many songs as possible that feature the chosen word. Alternate turns between the two groups. Words to choose from: FUTURE / LIFE / DREAM / DESERT
  2. Would you leave a large city (e.g. Sydney or Melbourne) to go enhance the life of a small rural town?
  3. Around 500,000 Israelis live in settlements today. Imagine if they, like Leah, had settled with their families in development towns across Israel. How would towns like Yeruham be different?
  4. What are the main stumbling blocks to developing desert towns like Yeruham?