Intonation Teacher Resources
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"ottos mops" by Ernst Jandl
Students read the poem,"ottos mops", by Ernst Jandl, focusing on their pronunciation of the short 'o' and long 'o' sounds. They use comprehension strategies to interpret the poem, and change interpretation of the poem using different intonations.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Pitch, Intonation, Harmonic Theory
Students listen to pitches and determine if they are in tune, flat or sharp. Using Aurelia computer software and playing as a band, students practice pitch theory, and play two-octave major scales. They practice and discuss how to tune instruments and improve their pitch.
6th - 11th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
Pronunciation of Intonation Patterns
Students in ESOL classes practice communication skills using voice intonation patterns. Using various patterns, they practice sentences with rising and falling intonations. With partners, students read passages orally with emphasis and intonation.
Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
BBC Learning English -working abroad: listening
In this listening worksheet, students will complete a chart identifying which of 5 speakers communicated each of the 18 statements. The corresponding radio broadcast can be found at:http://www.bbclearningenglish.com/business/wab/ramfiles/prog2.
9th - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 22 Downloads
Emerging readers practice reading fluency. First, they listen to the teacher and classmates model fluent reading, and then they practice fluent oral reading with a partner. To close the day, they participate in a Reader's Theatre based on "Rude Giants.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 26 Views 293 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
This idea is very similar to many devices on the market that are intended to guide or assist youngsters in reading. At a learning center, the child listens to a story on headphones while he reads along with a visual text. The emphasis in this activity is placed on having the child read with intonation, correct pacing, and fluency.
K - 1st Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Practice is a great way to build skills in reading with fluency and intonation. In leveled pairs, learners read a simple passage pausing as indicated by the marks on the page. They take turns reading the passage until they are both fluent. Tip: Actors need to read scripts over and over to practice their fluency and intonation too.
K - 2nd Language Arts 3 Views 27 Downloads
Second graders explore about persuasive writing through analyzing television commercials. They create their own commercial. Students decide if the commercials are good or service is being advertised. They explore how facial expressions and voice intonation influences the audience to buy goods/service.
2nd Language Arts 6 Views 8 Downloads
Speaking with Emotion
Students practice speaking with emotion. In this speaking skills lesson, students listen to an example dialogue using emotion. Students then practice dialogues incorporating strong emotion. Students write a dialogue with emotion in the word choice and watch an online video of how accents effect the delivery of emotion.
9th - 11th English Language Development 9 Views 30 Downloads
Fourth graders, after reading with intonation and expression the book, "Richie's Rocket," by Joan Anderson, circulate in centers to create a puzzle with emotions and experiences from the ideas in the story, write the definition of words down, write each word in a complete sentence as well as list a synonym for each word.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 20 Downloads
Have the class practice reading out loud to increase oral reading speed, prosody, intonation, and accuracy. They work with teachers or volunteers as they read select passages aloud. As they read, mistakes are marked, assessed, and discussed in order to help them progress as smooth and fluent oral readers.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 32 Views 147 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Reading out loud can be a real thrill for some, and a real issue for others. Teach your class that reading with inflection and fluency can be as easy as singing a song. They'll first analyze two Bobby McFerrin songs for intonation, pitch, tone, and tempo.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 6 Downloads
Students sing a song performing rhythms accurately with a steady beat, pitches accurately with excellent intonation, and a clear, focused tone in this music lesson for the high school Choir class. The lesson includes grading rubric.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 9 Views 30 Downloads