Interacting with others
Oral Presentation Assessment Rubric
A rubric designed to help teachers to assess students' oral presentations.
Letter to the Editor: Social Media – Comprehension Worksheet
A comprehension worksheet for a persuasive article about social media.
Persuasive Speech Writing Task
A persuasive speech writing task, based around real-world issues affecting children.
Writing a Speech Poster
A poster highlighting the main parts to a speech.
G.R.O.U.P.S - Group Work Expectations Poster
Encourage cooperative behavior during group work activities with a printable group work mnemonic poster.
Debating Speaking Notes Poster
A poster with notes on how to speak well during a debate.
Thinking Hats for Effective Group Work
Thinking Hats based on Dr. Edward de Bono's teachings.
Public Speaking Poster
A poster giving tips on how to deliver an effective speech.
HOT (Higher-order Thinking) Questions Wall
Higher-order thinking signage material and page borders to use in conjunction with Bloom's Taxonomy.
Rio Carnival - Inquiry Research Task
An inquiry task where students research the history of Rio Carnival.
Olympic Host City Inquiry Task – Worksheet
A 3 page inquiry research task in which students identify the advantages and disadvantages of having the Olympics in their own city.
Writing Persuasive Texts Unit Plan - Year 5 and Year 6
This English unit addresses the genre of persuasion; specifically, how to write an effective persuasive text.
Experimenting with Poetry Unit Plan - Year 5 and Year 6
This English unit addresses the common elements of poetry and explores how these may be applied to shape poems, limericks, odes and simple ballads.
A 60 minute lesson in which students will develop an understanding of what constitutes poetry.
Writing Biographical Texts Unit Plan
This English unit addresses the purpose, structure and language features of the biography text type.
Who Am I?
Persuasive Speeches - Presenting
A 60 minute lesson in which students will present a persuasive speech to the class using appropriate oral presentation skills.
Convince Me, If You Can!
The Poet's Lament
A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore their preconceived ideas and attitudes towards poetry.
The Famous Faces of Yesteryear - The Art of the Interview
An educational video designed to introduce students to the art of conducting the perfect interview.
The Art of the Interview
A 60 minute lesson in which students will explore the skills required to conduct a successful interview.
Oral Presentation – An Adult I Admire
A 60 minute lesson in which students will present a biography as an oral presentation.