TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

ENG 8.27

ELA & Reading – Middle School
Grade(s): 
8
Theme: 

Listening and Speaking/Speaking

Description: 

Listening and Speaking/Speaking. Students speak clearly and to the point, using the conventions of language. Students will continue to apply earlier standards with greater complexity. Students are expected to advocate a position using anecdotes, analogies, and/or illustrations, and use eye contact, speaking rate, volume, enunciation, a variety of natural gestures, and conventions of language to communicate ideas effectively.