Divide into groups of about 6 students and choose several events from the list below.
Three of you should put together religious or supernatural explanations for the events.
The other three should put together rational/technological explanations for the events.
You should then debate your points for and against the two sorts of explanation.
Possible events to consider:
Having a baby boy, not a baby girl.
Becoming ill with measles.
Water dripping from a
Steady rain for five days.
Lightning striking the steeple of a church that has been turned into apartments.
Seeing a UFO.