Wait to Talk - Student 3

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Student Activity Sheet A

Directions: Answer the question below.

It is rude to interrupt others when they are talking. How can you signal to others in a conversation that you have something to say?

Student Activity Sheet B

Directions: Answer the question below.

1. Tell us about a time a classmate did not wait to ask questions and interrupted the teacher. How did the teacher react? What feelings did you feel toward the student that didn’t wait to talk? How did you feel toward the teacher that was interrupted?

Student Topic Checkout

Directions: Complete the following questions.

1. Why is waiting to speak in a conversation an important life skill?

2. Can you think of a time when someone didn't wait for you to finish speaking before they started talking? How did it make you feel?

3. List two strategies you can use to add to a conversation politely.

4. List two situations when it is important to interrupt someone.