Ch 14: 4th Grade English: Speaking & Listening

About This Chapter

Assign your 4th graders this series of English lessons to help them improve their speaking and listening skills. These mobile-friendly study resources can help your students prepare for upcoming exams or catch up on the speaking and listening concepts they may have missed in class.

4th Grade English: Speaking & Listening - Chapter Summary

These short and fun lessons are designed to help improve and solidify speaking and listening skills at the 4th-grade level. Our bite-sized lessons simplify basic speech skills and strategies, as well as useful preparation and participation methods for class discussions. You can monitor your students' progress on the course Dashboard and assign them the lesson quizzes to make sure they've fully grasped the material.

Chapter Topics

  • Discussion preparation and participation
  • Essential speech skills
  • Using audio and visuals for presentations and speeches

Who It's For

Kids who need extra help with their speaking and listening skills will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn 4th-grade speaking and listening strategies.

  •  Students who have fallen behind in understanding speaking and listening concepts
  •  Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help with listening or speaking
  •  Students who prefer multiple ways of learning English (visual or auditory)
  •  Students who have missed class and need to catch up
  •  Students who need an efficient and convenient way to improve their speaking and listening skills
  •  Students who struggle to understand their English teachers
  •  Students who attend schools without extra English resources

How It Works

  •  Find lessons in the chapter that cover the speaking and listening concepts your student needs to learn or review.
  •  Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
  •  Review the lesson or video transcripts, emphasizing the highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about speaking and listening strategies.
  •  Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  •  Verify your student has taken away fundamental speaking and listening concepts by completing the 4th Grade English: Speaking & Listening chapter exam.

5 Lessons in Chapter 14: 4th Grade English: Speaking & Listening
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Preparing for a Discussion: Lesson for Kids

1. Preparing for a Discussion: Lesson for Kids

It can be amazing fun to talk - and even argue - about text. Preparing for a discussion is a necessary step in being an active participant in your own learning, and this lesson will get you ready to do just that.

Participating in a Discussion: Lesson for Kids

2. Participating in a Discussion: Lesson for Kids

Participating in a discussion is a great way to share your thinking on a topic or text, and it's also a great way to find out what your peers think. Read this lesson for tips on how to effectively participate in a discussion.

Speech Skills: Lesson for Kids

3. Speech Skills: Lesson for Kids

Speaking or presenting to an audience can be overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be! This lesson will explore ways to give an interesting presentation and keep your audience engaged.

Incorporating Audio Recordings in Presentations: Lesson for Kids

4. Incorporating Audio Recordings in Presentations: Lesson for Kids

Do you want to add something a little different to your next presentation? Consider including sound recordings! Come and learn how audio recordings can help your presentation, the do's and don'ts of using them, as well as some technical directions in this lesson.

Using Visuals when Speaking: Lesson for Kids

5. Using Visuals when Speaking: Lesson for Kids

Have you ever heard the comment, seeing is believing? Sometimes when people see something they understand it better. In this lesson, you are going to see how visual aids enhance the point you are making when speaking.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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