Mini Speech Competition will be on Monday, March 20th.
Please come prepared :)
Tip: Time yourself at home (http://www.online-stopwatch.com/full-screen-stopwatch/) and use cue cards or memorize your speech!!
Here is a list of do’s and don’ts that you should keep in mind when giving your speech.
Become familiar with the judging criteria that you will be marked on (rubric)
Memorize your speech. Use of note cards is acceptable for back up.
Dress appropriately (no costumes, logos or anything that would identify your school, hometown or county) UNIFORM only.
Arrive early so you can relax and become comfortable with the microphone and podium.
Make eye contact with the audience during your speech.
Be sure to stay in range of the podium microphone while making your speech.
Don’t go under or exceed the time limit of 2-5 minutes.
Don’t use visual aids.
Don’t give any personal information.