One-Way or Two-Way Communication

Other Notes (supplies needed, tips on using the resource, or directions for accessing the resource at the above link, etc.)

You will need Adobe Reader to open the PDF file. On the right under the page image, click on the link that says "In English." Print pages 17-18.

Read the definitions in the "Definition" section. Then, follow the directions in the "Teaching Strategies" section. In a homeschool setting, work with a parent, sibling, or friend. Use paper and pencil rather than a whiteboard, chalkboard, or overhead.

After completing this exercise, discuss whether the article about the zoo and the cartoon are one-way or two-way methods of communicating.

You will need the following supplies:

  • Paper
  • Pencil


Subjects: Language Arts
Grade Levels: 5th Grade
Resource Type: Activity