Author's Chair Rubric
Grade 2-Grade 6
Young students can evaluate each other's written work or oral presentations using this rubric.
Christian Storytelling Network
Christian Storytelling Network (CSN) equips Christian workers with the powerful tool of storytelling through seminars and products designed to improve communication skills and bring storytelling to a higher level of professionalism. This site provides free...
This is an e-book written by a couple who has spent quite a few years teaching English in China. Very clear pronunciation guides and practice activities. Would be very useful for someone teaching ESL/EFL, especially to Chinese.
Grading Criteria for Socratic Seminars
Information and grading criteria for Socratic Seminars. This site offers introductory information and one teacher's rubric, including rules and procedures.
Linguistics Speak to Biblical Interpretation, Creation, and Babel
This paper highlights "the centrality of language to human experience, and shows linguistics to be a science with a lengthy history, reflecting enduring human interest in it... True to its nature, the Bible has essential things to say about linguistics...
Puppet Script - An Elephant and a Tiger
A creative conversation between an elephant and a tiger unfolds key characteristics of each species in a puppet script that is simply delightful.
Scripture Reading Revisited - Giving Voice to Biblical Literature
Matiko outlines ways to learn, practice, and promote a few basic principles for sharing printed material aloud that can improve the communication encounter between source (Scripture), channel (reader), and audience (our listeners). These include: 1) build...
Training Elementary Students for Public Speaking
This article gives a practical step by step plan for helping students master public speaking. Students begin with talking in cooperative learning groups and move to using puppets, choral reading, and reader's theater. When presenting oral book reports, the...