Facing a noisy classroom is something that all students have had to deal with at one point or another. The children in this book must use these strategies to overcome their fear of speaking and in return become successful communicators.
* If you're looking for a unique way to help your students find their voices, ENGAGE your students, and create opportunities for them to demonstrate their communication skills, this book is for you!* Students will be able to draw on their personal experiences to demonstrate what they've learned, take part in authentic conversations, and be prepared for successful careers with their own contributions to communication.* As a result, teachers will be able to give their students a strong foundation of basic language skills. While they’ll be more powerful communicators, students will also be excited about learning.* Communicating is more than a skill. It’s critical to develop people who are able to communicate in any situation.* Engagement is a key to teaching well, and this book is structured to engage all levels of students in a format that allows them to freely express what they've learned and that will leave students excited to learn more.
with the common core state standards emphasizing listening and speaking across the curriculum, these long-neglected language arts are regaining a place in schools. for teachers, this means reexamining practices and rethinking expectations. how much do we know about teaching listening and speaking as the complex communication skills they are how do we teach students to discuss appropriately, integrate and understand the mountains of information they receive, and express themselves clearly and effectively 3d9ccd7d82