Demonstrate verbal and nonverbal delivery styles and strategies.
Recognize and perform different types of speeches.
Identify the necessary elements of a speech.
Review and practice how to write a speech.
Apply research skills and scholarly evidence to speeches.
Present prepared speeches to the class.
Incorporate interactive activities to practice learned skills.
Games and activities aimed at developing effective oration and presentation skills
Seminars with interactive powerpoints and activities integrated to teach skills relating to oration, presentation skills, speech structure, speech styles, and research techniques
Interactive activities (both individually and in groups) to facilitate skill development
Homework inclusive of practice activities
The development of two or more researched and structured prepared speeches
20 minutes: question of the day and warm-up activity
20 minutes: previous lesson review & homework sharing
20 minutes: new lesson with student participation
20 minutes: activity
20 minutes: speechwriting workshop
20 minutes: class review, closing game