language activity

A book talk is a presentation of a book by one student to others in the class. In a period of 45 minutes, two children can talk about a book they have read recently. This activity can be done over one term in the academic year for each class or for selected classes.

“After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.” 
~ Philip Pullman
 

Here are some activities excerpted from Prof Krishna Kant's 1986 classic The Child's Language And The Teacher. You may buy this wonderful handbook from National Book Trust for 40/- only.

Here are some activities excerpted from Prof Krishna Kant's 1986 classic The Child's Language And The Teacher. You may buy this wonderful handbook from National Book Trust for 40/- only.

Here is a short video, captured on a cell phone, showing how a teacher went about teaching the students how to construct sentences in English.

The activity is to be done in small groups.

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