Title: Hey! I'm Talking To You!!
Effective communication skills are a key component for successful self-advocacy, empowerment and leadership. This lesson will teach high school students the types of communication, how to understand one's audience, and ways to utilize appropriate tone, timing and words. The goal is for students to apply use of communication skills, so the lesson will incorporate role playing exercises for various settings.
Standard(s): [CG1] (0-12) 96: PS:A2.7 - know that communication involves speaking, listening and nonverbal behavior