SPEECH #1 - "TOPICS ON WHICH YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO SPEAK"

            This speech may be on anything you choose as long as you have sufficient experience or self-knowledge to present it. Consider topics you have studied that interest you, places you have been, activities that you have participated in. Be sure to supplement your knowledge with additional research.

As in any speech, you must have:

Introduction:

  • Attention-getter
  • Your experience or knowledge in this area
  • A preview of what you will speak about
  • Body:
    1I - III. main ideas, each with sufficient support

    Conclusion:
    * Summary
    * A strong concluding statement

    Speak from notes only. Do not write out the entire speech.

    Value: 50 points

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