English B HL - Individual Oral - Planning Outline
Stage 1 - Visual prompt 1.
Describe the picture • • •
What is happening in the picture? Be creative in your description. Remember that this is an easy opportunity for you to demonstrate your language skills.
Link the picture to the Option the picture is based on: • • • •
How does the picture connect with the option? Identify as many connections as possible Identify these in simple bullet points Remember to relate your ideas to the specific Anglophone culture identified
Link the picture to the option through the caption • • •
What is the connection between the picture and the caption? What is the connection between the picture and the option? What can you say about the link between the identified anglophone culture, the caption, and the picture?
Reach a conclusion •
Link the picture through the caption, to the option in a concluding statement that relates specifically to the identified anglophone culture
Points to remember: Delivery: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.
Speak as clearly as possible Focus on pronunciation Try not to mumble Speak loudly Do not rush your points Try to vary the tone and pace of your talk Try to speak fluently by minimizing pauses
Organize your ideas through clear linking of your ideas
Language: 1. 2. 3.
Use varied vocabulary where possible Try to adopt a formal tone Do not use colloquialisms or slang