• Speech and Debate: Schedule-May 29-June 9, 2017
While we finish the final debates, students are preparing one last monologue or group memorized piece
Monday, May 29: Memorial Day Holiday
Tuesday, May 30: Debate
Wednesday, May 31: Debate
Thursday, June 1: Debate
Friday, June 2: Debate
Monday, June 5: Monologue/Group Dialog
Tuesday, June 6: Monologue/Group Dialog
Wednesday, June 7: Monologue/Group Dialog
Thursday, June 8: Monologue/Group Dialog
Friday, June 9: Monologue/Group Dialog (Last day of school)
“Okay, you’ve got one minute to make me want to hear more,” mused Mr. Brain.
“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.”
- Sitting next to someone on transportation.
- Sitting nearby in an eating/drinking establishment.
- Find them on social media.
- At a conference social event.
- Share the same elevator.
Know your subject.
Avoid verbal tics.
Able to build your case.
Avoid logical fallacies.
Know your audience.
One paragraph describing the person you are trying to impress.
One paragraph outlining your pitch.
These are due, Tuesday, April 25, 2017