ENGCMP140 Resources

Here are some resources for ENGCMP140 Speaking and Listening:

Student Performance Scoring Sheet

ENG140 Syllabus

Week 1 Activities

“Speed Conversations”

Week 2 Activities

Introducing Your Family

Week 3 Activities

Talking about the News Instructions

Students will listen to a newscast of their choice from the link provided and summarize a news story to share in class: Breaking News English

Week 4 Activities

Identify a situation that you find difficult to discuss; look up appropriate vocabulary words and prepare a short dialogue; also, read the following: Dialogues

Week 5 Activities

Bring a paragraph you have written for one of your courses to read to your classmates—your classmates will give constructive feedback

Sample Student Paper

Sample Peer Review Questions

 

Week 6 Activities

Watch a Film or TV clip on a streaming app. Bring the clip to class on your device. You may do one of the following: 1. dub the clip, or 2. give a live performance of your lip sync skills; be sure to be able to summarize the show, the episode, and the scene.

Week 7 Activities

Study the handouts on sequencers and prepositions of place, so that you will be able to give directions to places on maps.

Sequencers and Prepositions

Map

Week 8 Activities

Listen to a song provided by the teacher and write an imitation of the lyrics. Analyze the lyrics of the original song.

Week 9 Activities

Watch a Ted Talk and give short extemporaneous response to your classmates.

Weeks 10 to 14 – Debates and Panel Discussion Instructions

Week 10 – Debate 1: group panel debate sample watching (watch group debate sample; discuss and analyze)

Week 11 – Debate 2: group panel debate within each section (with opening statement, question, answer, rebuttal and closing statement). Students must research information on topics beforehand.

Week 12 – Debate 3: group panel debate across each section (with opening statement, question, answer, rebuttal and closing statement). Students must research information on topics beforehand.

Week 13 – Debate 4: moderated individual debate within each section (extemporaneous)

Week 14 – Debate 5: moderated individual debate across each section (prepared)

https://www.ted.com/about/programs-initiatives/tedx-program

Panel Topic

Debate Scoring Sheet

Week 15-16 Activities

Week 15 – Prepared Speech 1 (Engineering and Sciences)

Week 16 – Prepared Speech 2 (Humanities and Social Sciences)