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Oral Language activities for the classroom
Talk It Up provides a programme that will equip your students with the skills to write and present different styles of oral language. Book 1 enables students to understand
different oral language formats and to present the different styles they represent in short speeches. Book 2 moves to a more complex style and longer speeches. There are activities for pairs, groups and the whole class, and each lesson concludes with an action that is performance based. Instructions are designed to be appropriate to the age level, with more teacher modelling and cooperative work in Book 1 and more independent projects in Book 2.
Looking for the tools to help build children’s confidence and self-expression? This series offers a programme that will equip your students with the skills to write and present different styles of oral language. Each book has contains five main units – speeches, debates, poetry recitation, interviewing, and promoting and advertising. The lessons within each unit cover vocabulary and terms, structure and formats, group practice, and whole-class presentations.
8-12 Years, 12-15 Years
Talk It Up: Book 1, Talk It Up: Book 2