Speaking in front of others can be a challenge for even the most confident of students. Start early and provide them with the opportunity to be comfortable talking in front of others. Organizing your share time will allow you to meet all of the Common Core Speaking & Listening Standards. This is great practice for both the presenter and the audience. This download will help you explain to your parents what is expected of their child. Also there are two levels of share forms for you to choose from. One for the beginning of paragraph writing and one for the end. As your students are working on their speaking and listening skills, they will also be practicing their writing skills (W.1.1, W.1.2, W.1.3).