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Traditional Speaking Activity minus Monotone

Most student presentations in-class or on video are lifeless and fairly dull. Before the next book report or research presentation or podcast, teach Life with fun phrases that demand life in the voice. “Don’t do that to your brother” or “Grandpa said, ‘Now you young-uns just git on out of here!'”  After practicing with little phrases (more examples: Phrases for teaching Life), then offer short talks that come alive if delivered properly. Here’s an example: world hunger.

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