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Don’t Say ‘Um’ Cards

Don’t Say ‘Um’ Cards
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These Don’t Say Um Cards are a versatile resource that can be used in numerous settings for students to practise giving informal talks without using the filler word ‘um’. 

Suitable for
  • Fast Finishers
  • Relief Teachers
Lesson Structure
  • Individual Activity
  • Rotations / Group Work
  • Class Activity
Curriculum Codes

ENe-1A old

Communicates with peers and known adults in informal and guided activities demonstrating emerging skills of group interaction

ENE-UARL-01 new

Understands and responds to literature read to them


Create and deliver short spoken texts to report ideas and events to peers, using features of voice such as appropriate volume

ACELY1647 8.4

Deliver short oral presentations to peers


Deliver short oral presentations to peers, using appropriate voice levels, articulation, body language, gestures and eye contact

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