Week 6: Language

This weeklong set of activities will allow you and your child to explore the concept of language.  The activities are adaptable for multiple age levels and address a variety of subject areas.

KEY CONCEPT:
Language

KEY WORDS:
Language, communication, body language, ideas, expression, emotions

LEARNING INTENTION:
To understand what we mean by language and the importance of language.

SUCCESS CRITERIA:
We can:
• Describe what language is.
• Explore how we use language to communicate.
• Recognize the importance of language in our lives.
• Create ideas for communicating when we do not have a common language.

STRATEGIES USED:
Concept target, Opinion Line, Scavenger Hunt