Junior Writer and Orator

by Nandita Vij Tandan and Priyanka Vij Monga


Type : Paperback

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Summary of the Book

It is important that children consider creative writing and public speaking a joyful art and not a burdensome challenge. They must understand that writing and oratory skills are not purely innate; these skills can be developed and refined through guidance and will.

This book is an endeavor to help young learners develop and hone their creative writing and oratory skills.

The key features include:

*Clearly explained, tested and tried strategies for content development

*Guidelines for enhancing expression, cohesion and fluency in writing

*Techniques for developing oratory and presentation skills

*Samples and practice tasks for each of the writing and public speaking genres covered in the book

* Techniques for improving vocabulary and grammatical accuracy

It is envisaged that the book would facilitate:

*Students to develop their cognitive skills and become self reliant, adept writers and public speakers.

*Parents to guide their children.

*Teachers to shed the constant load of giving repetitive instructions to the class.

About the Author

Nandita Vij Tandan is a senior editor and former journalist. She has previously worked with leading international media networks such as FRANCE 24 and Radio France International (RFI). As an ELT consultant, she has developed content for training children in English language. Nandita Vij Tandan was also one of the winners of the Daniel Pearl Award for Excellence in Journalism,awarded by The Wall Street Journal,in collaboration with France's Ecole de Journalisme de Sciences Po in Paris.

An Advocate by profession, Priyanka Vij Monga also has a Masters degree in International Public Management from Paris School of International Affairs at Sciences Po, Paris. As a member of a European Union Project at Peace Research Institute Oslo, Norway and while co-authoring a report on youth development for UNESCO , she gained recognition as an international orator and writer. She has worked in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) in Vestas, Denmark and gained an insight to the expectations of a corporate office from young employees.

She has conducted workshops on personality development for children in the age group of 8 to 12 years.Presently, she develops content for English language books for young children and works in the field of digital publishing. She also works as a volunteer in Seoul, South Korea , and helps children and adults to develop their English language skills.

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