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Who do you think you are? Elevator pitch

Student pairs
30 min

This activity is a great way to get students thinking, talking, writing, and speaking. Students will learn what an elevator pitch is and write their own. There are supplementary materials that you can use to show them examples, both video and written. There’s also a list of writing and delivery tips.

Students will practice delivering their pitch, and use glows and grows to give and get feedback.

Activity instructions

Amplify with additional resources

If you want to dig deeper into teaching interviewing skills and give your students more practice, check out Open P-TECH’s self-paced student courses.

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