Crazy for Comprehension: Watch Your Tone! Matching Activity
A short tutorial on written and spoken tone is given, including ways to detect tone in each. This activity requires the student to match a sentence with an adjective describing tone. Ten adjectives are given. Students may have to look up the definition of some of the adjectives prior to beginning the exercise. This activity can be used as an in-class or partner activity, homework, or assessment. Answer key is provided. Upper middle school level.