Everything you need to teach students the effective use of voice and gestures including informational text and partner activities!
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Students learn about the effective use of voice by completing two practice activities. Each activity requires students to correctly match their voice to a corresponding situation and comment. The activities can be completed as a class or with partners.
The public speaking voice activity contains 26 situations and comments to be completed as a class. Each student will randomly draw a situation and comment to be read to the class in an appropriate voice.
Gestures Informational Text:
The text is one page in length and covers everything students need to know about the effective use of gestures.
Gestures Comprehension Questions and Practice:
Students answer five comprehension questions based on the gestures text. The questions are set up to ensure student understanding. The gestures practice activity can be completed as a class or with partners.
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