Greeting
Commenting/Questioning
Facial Expressions
Staying on Topic
Explaining
100
How would you greet a friend?
"Hey what's up?"
100

I just got a puppy.

What kind of dog is it?

What is its name?

100

Listening to your friend/teacher

Smile, nodding

100

"I hope it gets warm out soon, I am sick of the cold."

Which answer is NOT on topic?

1) Me too, I miss summer!

2) I love the cold, because snow is fun.

3) I like cold things, like ice cream.

Number 3 was OFF topic.

(The topic was the weather)

100

Apple

It is a fruit.

It is red, yellow or green.

It is crunchy.

It is in pie.

200
How would you greet a teacher?
Hello Mr./Mrs. _______
200

I hurt myself in gym class today.

Oh no, what happened?

Are you OK?

200
Sad
Frown
200

"I love the book Harry Potter."

Which answer is NOT on topic?

1) Me too! The Chamber of Secrets is my favorite.

2) I saw the movies, I liked them a lot.

3) I like the Twilight books, Bella is my favorite character.

Number 3 was OFF topic.

(The topic was Harry Potter.)

200

Ice Cream

It is cold.

It is creamy and sweet.

Some flavors are chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry.

It is a dessert.

300
How would you greet your parents?
Hi, How was your day?
300

I just saw an awesome movie.

Cool. What did you see?

300
Confused
head to the side, eyebrows together
300

"I have so much homework to do tonight!"

Which answer is NOT on topic?

1) Me too, I wish we didn't get so much.

2) I am going to the movies tonight.

3) That stinks, I only have some math homework.

Number 2 is OFF topic.

(The topic was homework.)

300

Stamford

It is the city where I live.

It is in Connecticut.

400
How would you greet someone you have never met before?
Hello, what is your name?
400

I celebrated my birthday this weekend.

What did you do for your birthday?

Did you eat cake?

Did you have fun?

400
Bored
Not looking at the person, moving in their seat
400

"I went to Disney World over break."

Which answer is NOT on topic?

1) Cool! Did you see a lot of princesses?

2) I like going bowling.

3) That sounds fun. I went once when I was little.

Number 2 is OFF topic.

(The topic is Disney World.)

400

Basketball

It is a sport.

It is played with an orange ball.

It is played on a court.

There are 2 teams.

500

How would you greet the cashier at the grocery store?

Hello, how are you today?

500

I'm not having a good day today.

I'm sorry.

What happened?

Do you want to talk about it?

500

Angry

Brows together, frowning

500

"I had bagel bites for lunch today."

Which answer is NOT on topic?

1) I like ice cream.

2) I love bagel bites!

3) What kind did you have?

Number 1 is OFF topic.

(The topic is bagel bites.)

500

Sneakers

You wear them on your feet.

You wear them to play sports.

Nike and Adidas make them, for example.

Click to zoom
M
e
n
u