Kindergarten Communication Standards
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0001.2.1 Listening Skills - Use appropriate listening skills (e.g., do not interrupt, face speaker, ask questions). Pay Attention - Listen attentively to speaker for specific information. Follow Directions - Understand and follow simple two-step oral directions. Summarize - Summarize what has been heard using the logical sequence of events. Conversation Rules - Use rules for conversation (e.g., raise hands, take turns, and focus attention on speaker). 0001.2.6 Speak Clearly - Speak clearly, properly, and politely, and recognize the difference between formal and informal language. 0001.2.7 Give Directions - Give simple two-step oral directions. 0001.2.8 Group Discussions - Participate in group discussion. Work productively in group discussion for a particular purpose (e.g., respond to literature, solve a problem). Ask and respond to questions from teacher and other group members. 0001.2.9 Retell a Story - Retell a story, describing the plot, characters, and setting. 0001.2.10 Recite - Recite poems, stories, and songs.