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Role play is a classic method of teaching kids communication skills. It is important for the students to comprehend the situations to communicate effectively outside of the classroom. Role play is a medium which enables the students to get an idea about different situations through various activities taken from the scenario of real life.
The objective of the activity was to help students acquire speaking skills and oral fluency, which also helped to boost their confidence level. As speaking skill requires more ‘ practice and exposure’ , role play an effective role.
A clear observation of the similarly assigned situation helped the students to adapt to the moods and vocal expression of the given situation, which they could perform. When the students of class 1 were assigned roles of different animals of the Jungle it gave them the opportunity to show creativity. As they took preparation for the play, it not only helped them to gain their confidence but also helped in acquiring fluency in the target language. Role play helped the students to gain confidence to perform in ‘ Real Life Situations’.