Links between LOTE and Communication.ppt
Suggestions for teachers planning units of work which incorporate skills from the Communication domain.
Tips for a great oral presentation.doc
Suggestions to students planning a class talk in the LOTE. These pointers align with the Communication learning focus
Class chart speaking.doc
These are pointers for students about the communication skills that underlie successful role plays and interactions in the LOTE classroom. This sheet can be adapted or translated. It can be handed to students or enlarged to wall chart size.
Oral presentation rubric.doc
This is a sample rubric for teachers to assess students' oral presentations. The criteria are based on the standards for LOTE and Communication, Levels 5 and 6. This rubric is designed to be integrated into a grading sheet. A complete grading sheet typically has a scoring system attached to performance descriptors, and space for comments. The criteria, performance levels and performance descriptors are suggestions only and can be altered to suit specific requirements.
oral presentation student self assessment.doc
This self-evaluation form can be altered to suit specific requirements, and can be translated. It can be adapted as feedback sheet for evaluating classmates' presentation. It can be adapted for other forms of spoken communication.
written presentation rubric.doc
This is a sample rubric for teachers to assess students' written presentations. The criteria are based on the standards for LOTE and Communication, Levels 5 and 6.
This rubric is designed to be integrated into an assessment sheet. A complete assessment sheet typically has a scoring system attached to performance descriptors, and space for comments.
The criteria, performance levels and performance descriptors are suggestions only and can be altered to suit specific requirements.
written presentation student self assessment.doc
This self-evaluation form can be altered to suit specific requirements, and can be translated. It can be adapted for other forms of written communication.
Provides the introduction to the domain, the learning focus statements and standards for Communication..
Lists the standards and progression points for the Communication domain for Levels 4+
Help teachers assess student work using the Victorian Essential Learning Standards for Communication. They provide a range of annotated student work samples which can be used in conjunction with the progression points to help teachers make consistent, on-balance judgements about student achievement.
a great site which offers students 'text organisers' to assist with the writing process. The examples are in English, but the skills apply to writing in LOTE as well
A list of characteristics of common text types: for VCE students, but applicable to levels 5 and 6 as well.
Sample questions and tasks to assist students in responding to texts. Can be adapted for the LOTE classroom.
Online tutorials for students, aimed at developing communication skills. These modules are part of a BBC online suite of "key skills' for older students.
UK site: Support resources for teachers looking to hone their students' communication and IT skills. Ideas for assignments which can be adapted for the LOTE classroom.
A UK website for older learners. Free online tutorials and modules for practising communication skills. Tailored to UK curriculum, but many parts are very useful for Victorian students looking to improve skills for written and spoken communication.
Some information about effective presentation techniques.
A slideshow about oral presentation technique from a US university.
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Created on: Friday, February 8th, 2008 | Page last updated: Monday, 16th January 2012