• Identify your group members using the ribbon
colours non- verbally
•Language stands at the centre of the many interdependent cognitive, affective and
social factors that shape learning.
•The IB Learner Profile describes a Communicator as someone who understands and
expresses ideas and information confidently and creatively in more than one
language and in a variety of modes of communication.
•Language is integral to exploring and sustaining personal growth and cultural
•A linguistic genre is a particular text type created by a specific communicative
Oral Language Speaking and listening
Visual Language Viewing and presenting
Written Language Reading and writing
Speed dating game:
• Take 2 minutes to talk to your group about yourselves. You don’t
have to tell the truth and use as many names of places as
possible. Make up stories about yourselves. For example, my
uncle is Brad Pitt and we go sailing on his yacht every weekend.
• Report back on who you would most likely want to be friends