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Techniques for Speech Delivery
Students write and deliver a short persuasive speech using the POAM method. They also incorporate one of the three persuasive appeals into a written speech. Students apply what they have learned about persuasion and speech presentation to create their own speeches.
10th - 12th Language Arts 9 Views 27 Downloads
Parts of Speech
Nouns, verbs, pronouns...they're all covered here! This presentation gives a detailed look at each part of speech, but know that you cannott skip slides or start at any slide except for the first. Create a guide to keep your class focused and on track with the somewhat lengthy slide show.
6th - 8th Language Arts 52 Views 138 Downloads
The Present Is Perfect: Using Present Perfect Tense
Your developing language users rewrite 10 sentences by changing the underlined verbs to present perfect tense verbs with one of the helping verbs: have, has, or had. Resource contains explanatory material as well as a practice worksheet.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 55 Views 285 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Parts of Speech
In this parts of speech worksheet, students read about the different parts of speech including past, present, future, singular, plural, and more. Students complete a quiz on the parts of speech where they answer 10 multiple choice questions.
3rd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 76 Downloads
Show And Tell Speeches
Fourth graders choose a category to speak about for about two to three minutes. They deliver a show and tell presentation in front of the class. They complete a rubric on classmates for their accurateness of their presentation. They discuss the completeness of their presentation with the class.
4th Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Going on--Present Continuous Tense
In this present continuous tense worksheet, students change the tense in 6 sentences to present continuous, rewrite the 6 sentences into 6 questions, and read 7 sentences and underline the sentences which use the present continuous tense correctly.
5th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
The Legacy of FDR's “Four Freedoms” Speech
Students examine Franklin D. Roosevelt's "Four Freedoms" speech. In this American history instructional activity, students analyze FDR's 1941 State of the Union Address in order to examine the scope and meaning of freedom.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
Critical thinkers consider how word choice in speeches impacts the meaning and effectiveness of the message being presented. They examine and respond to some of the speeches made at the 2004 Republican and Democratic National Conventions. (All materials are included here.
6th - 12th Language Arts 35 Views 301 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Speech in the Virginia Convention
“. . .different men often see the same subject in different lights. . .” but the great orator Patrick Henry used all the skills at his command to craft a speech to convince listeners to see things as he did--that liberty was worth dying for.
11th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 37 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Have your high schoolers practice their public speaking skills by writing an either/or speech. Individually, they complete an outline on what they want to discuss and give their speech to the class. To end the lesson, they complete a rubric for each speaker and offer constructive criticism.
9th - 12th Language Arts 18 Views 65 Downloads
Examining the Form and Function of Campaign Speeches
An examination of stump speeches, one of the most important components of a presidential campaign, is made possible by accessing The New York Times Learning Network. After closely examining the form and function of stump speeches, students write a stump speech – either for the candidate of their choice or for themselves.
11th - 12th Language Arts 7 Views 28 Downloads
Quotation Response Speech: Public Speaking Skills
In order to polish their public speaking, class members select three personally relevant quotes from a list. They then write a 1-1.5 minute speech for each quote that explains its relevance to them. The teacher selects the speech that each person presents and provides note cards on which to record key ideas for help at the podium.
9th - 12th Language Arts 15 Views 140 Downloads
Get your class comfortable with making speeches! Focusing on 45-second speeches, learners choose from a list of either/or topics and present two short speeches. Scholars brainstorm on notebook paper then create note cards to take with them.
9th - 12th Language Arts 7 Views 44 Downloads
Quotation Response Speech
Sharpen your class's public speaking skills by explaining connections between a famous quotation and their own lives. High schoolers lengthen their speaking time, organize ideas in outline form, and complete rubrics for peer feedback and evaluation.
9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 54 Downloads
Delivering a Persuasive Speech
Learners determine the procedures for making a persuasive speech. In this persuasive speech activity, students discuss the skills that are needed to persuade someone. They examine proper body language, speech, and syntax for giving a persuasive speech before they deliver a six to eight minute speech on a topic from the list provided by the teacher.
Pre-K - 6th Language Arts 40 Views 87 Downloads