Speech and Presentations Teacher Resources
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Present Perfect Tense
Help your young writers develop their fine motor skills and get exposure to how correct usage of the present perfect tense sounds and looks with a basic practice sheet. They read and copy onto the blank lines provided 13 sentences containing present perfect verbs.
2nd - 4th Language Arts 3 Views 53 Downloads
English Exercises: Present Simple Exercises
Here is a blinking, wiggling interactive online practice exercise in which learners adapt 30 sentences to correctly use the present simple tense. They rewrite negative sentences as affirmatives. They may submit their answers to be scored.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 5 Views 19 Downloads
English Exercises: Present Continuous
In this online interactive English learning exercise, learners respond to 40 fill in the blank questions that require them to use the present continuous form appropriately. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
3rd - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
I Can’t Wear What?
Can schools ban t-shirts picturing musical groups or bands? Your young citizens will find out with this resource, which includes a summary of a United States Supreme Court case from the 1960s about a similar dispute over students wearing black armbands and protesting the Vietnam War.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 8 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Cold War Lesson Plan
Who was primarily responsible for the Cold War—the United States or the Soviet Union? Your young historians will answer a question by looking closely at Cold War documents, which are provided in this resource alongside guiding questions and a PowerPoint presentation.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Government Final Project
What is the right to privacy? Does censorship violate the First Amendment? Should a school reflect the religious values of a community? These are just some of the great research topics regarding civil liberties that are suggested in this final project outline for a government course.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Organizing Effective Speeches
Seventh graders deliver an informational speech. In this public speaking lesson, 7th graders prepare, write, and deliver an effective speech using visual aids. Lesson includes ready-to-print attachments. Differentiated support and extension activities are suggested.
7th Language Arts 27 Views 74 Downloads
TOPPS—Presidential Inaugural Speeches
Analyze the inaugural speeches of selected presidents in this primary source analysis lesson. Middle schoolers collaborate to analyze an excerpt from Lyndon B. Johnson's inaugural speech and evaluate the speaker's argument, determining whether he met the goals he laid out.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 63 Downloads
Clear and Present Danger
Students assume identities of lawmakers, judges, writers, and protestors during times in American history when freedoms of speech and press were limited because country was on the brink of war or fighting one. Students use primary source documents to evaluate issues of freedom of speech and the press versus national security and public safety, and draft new constitutional amendment that clearly defines government's powers in times of national crisis.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 7 Views 36 Downloads
Presenting the Eight Parts of Speech
Review the use of the eight parts of speech by watching a presentation at a website. Sixth graders work in small groups to design a PowerPoint presentation that uses pictures and sound to teach the parts of speech. They write a quiz slide to be include in the presentation.
6th Language Arts 14 Views 136 Downloads
Gandhi Speech Writing
Explore non-violent protest in this social values and world history lesson. After viewing the movie Gandhi, and discussing important events in Gandhi's life, young orators write a speech defending Gandhi's position on the value of passive resistance.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 60 Downloads
Practice writing a speech by analyzing examples. Middle schoolers research the six steps needed to write an extemporaneous speech by reading a portion of Oral Presentations Made Easy. They write and deliver a speech in front of their class, which is later critiqued by their peers.
8th - 11th Language Arts 5 Views 87 Downloads
Picturing Parts of Speech
Picture this! A fun and engaging plan that supports learning parts of speech in the context of the real world. Learners photograph items that illustrate the different parts of speech using digital cameras, and then they insert the pictures into a slide show.
4th - 7th Technology & Engineering 32 Views 501 Downloads
Respecting Freedom of Speech
Young scholars analyze the First Amendment. In this Bill of Rights lesson, students listen to their instructor present a lecture regarding the facets of the First Amendment. Young scholars examine cases which pertain to the freedoms that the amendment implies.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 34 Downloads
Students identify the four purposes of speeches: to inform, to persuade, to entertain, and for special occasions. They brainstorm and decide upon a topic that is interesting to both the speaker and the audience. Students also research using traditional and non-traditional sources and write and outline the body of the speech.
9th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 7 Downloads
Looking for a thorough description of how to effectively write a speech? This presentation includes all sorts of good tips on how to construct and deliver a speech. Each student writes and delivers a speech about a state park of their choice.
6th - 12th Language Arts 15 Views 42 Downloads
Eighth graders analyze historical abolitionist speeches to gain knowledge of the social, economic and political effects of institutional racism and discrimination. They write an essay analyzing an abolitionist speech. Pupils write about the speech that they researched that an abolitionist gave.
8th Social Studies & History 5 Views 28 Downloads