In this episode, we cover the pronunciation of the word youthquake. This word describes a change in cultural standards brought about tastes and values by the young population. The word is a combination of youth and earthquake indicating the power of the young.
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Reading and writing are two productive skills taught to students. Two components of these skills are accuracy and fluency. Accuracy is stressed during guided study activities. Pre-teaching vocabulary, use of worksheets and writing prompts can be useful during this part of the lesson. Fluency, which is more concerned with using the language without critiquing every word is usually done during the engage and activate stage of the lesson. Allowing students creative writing and expression is helpful for students during these stages.