VA.ESOL. Virginia 2010 English Standards of Learning
Communication: Speaking, Listening, Media Literacy
7.2. The student will identify and demonstrate the relationship between a speaker's verbal and nonverbal messages.
7.2.a) Use verbal communication skills, such as word choice, pitch, feeling, tone, and voice appropriate for the intended audience.
7.2.b) Use nonverbal communication skills, such as eye contact, posture, and gestures to enhance verbal communication skills.
7.2.c) Compare/contrast a speaker's verbal and nonverbal messages.
7.3. The student will understand the elements of media literacy.
7.3.c) Describe how word choice and visual images convey a viewpoint.