EWB AS 1.6 Construct & Deliver an Oral Text Workbook

ISBN 978-1-877567-47-6
Curriculum Level Full coverage of AS 1.6 English 'Construct & Deliver an Oral Text'
Recommended For Year 11
Number of Pages 64
Edition First

EWB AS 1.6 Construct & Deliver an Oral Text Workbook

written for NCEA Level 1 students

Authors : Susan Battye and D. J. Wort

Total of 3 Credits - Internally Assessed
The Sigma Workbook 'AS 1.6 Construct and Deliver an Oral Text' is a write-on student workbook covering the English skills students need to gain AchievedMerit, or Excellence in this NCEA Level 1 Achievement Standard. The work covers only Achievement Standard 1.6 'Construct and Deliver an Oral Text' (AS90857)

This workbook contains a large number of write-on student tasks designed to help students practise the skills necessary to develop a deeper understanding in this area of the New Zealand English curriculum. Students will also find detailed instruction boxes, glossaries and other resources that will develop the ideas, vocabulary, techniques and processes needed to gain a high level pass in the internal assessment for this Standard. 

At the end of the workbook there is a valuable model of a final written draft for a speech. Candidates can use is model to develop their own speech. A full set of task answers is included, which act as a guide to structuring a quality oral performance. An abbreviated version of Achievement Standard 1.6 is included in the resource.
Topics Covered in this Workbook Include :     
  • The Structure of Oral Texts    
  • Aspects of Language in Oral Text - A Glossary     
  • Choosing a Topic      
  • Brainstorming Your Ideas      
  • Notemaking Techniques     
  • Establishing the Purpose of Your Speech     
  • What is 'Appropriateness'?
  • The Language of Speech      
  • The Drafting Process    
  • Using Body Language     
  • A Range of Voice Techniques    
  • Selecting and Using Visual Aids     
  • A Speech Writing Template
  • An Outline of Debating Rules    
  • Establishing the Moot     
  • Practising a Debate     
  • The Debate Formate
  • Requirements of a Report     
  • Requirements of a Seminar    
  • Delivering a Monologue 
  • A Book or Film Review     
  • Story Telling Techniques      
  • Achieving Accuracy    
  • Proof-Reading Your Draft      
  • Checking the Grammar      
  • A Model Speech
Sigma's workbook 'AS 1.6 Construct and Deliver an Oral Text' is best bought before the standard is taught at school and used throughout this time as a classroom and homework resource. Sigma workbooks are also valuable resources when students have missed school through illness or have transferred from other schools and have missed instruction in a particular achievement standard.
Once completed, 'AS 1.6 Construct and Deliver an Oral Text' provides a useful set of revision notes at assessment time. It can be kept as a reference book if students intend taking a Year 12 English  course.

1 - 4: $5.50
5 - 19: $4.50
20+: $4.00