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Review

0 Instructions for the This I Believe Speech


0 Guidebook Chapter 4: Basic Outlining
0 Peer Evaluations Assignments
0 TIB Deadlines
0 Guidebook Chapter 11: Impromptu Speeches
0 Informative Speech Assignment Coming UP NEXT
0 Read Textbook Chapter 10 and Guidebook Chapter 8
This I Believe Speech
0 2-4 Minute Presentation
0 Concept you strongly believe in.
0 Informative Speech NOT PERSUASIVE
0 Assign Peer Evaluations (Guidebook pg. 37)
0 Everyone Will evaluate at least one person.
0 Extremely structured (Basic Outlining Guidebook Chapter 4)
0 Intro
0 Attention Getter
0 Relevance
0 Speaker Credibility
0 Thesis Statement
0 Preview of 3 Main Body Points
This I Believe Contd
0 BODY Paragraphs

0 Transition to Body 1
0 Main Claim Body Point 1
0 Supporting Evidence 1
0 Supporting Evidence

0 Transition to Body 2
0 Main Claim Body Point 2
0 Supporting Evidence 1
0 Supporting Evidence 2

0 Transition to Body 3
0 Main Claim Body Point 3
0 Supporting Evidence 1
0 Supporting Evidence 2

This I Believe Speech Contd
0 Transition into Conclusion

0 Conclusion
0 Restate Thesis Statement
0 Restate Preview of 3 Body points in Past Tense
0 Memorable closing (Must have closure)
Deadlines
0 Safe-Assign for This I Believe Speech is Due BEFORE
11:59pm on Wednesday on Blackboard.
0 YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE A GRADE WITHOUT your
outline posted on Safe-Assign*

0 On Speech Day:
0 Bring a hardcopy of your Outline*
0 Bring the TIB Rubric in your Guidebook (p. 39) *
0 Bring only ONE Notecard
0 Speech Order Posted on Blackboard
Grading TIB Speech
0 Grade Distribution
0 (Points Breakdown pg. 39)

0 LINK to video:
http://vimeo.com/45090498

Guidebook Chapter 11:
Impromptu Speeches
Impromptu Speeches
0 Limited to No Advanced Preparation
0 2-3 minute Speech
0 One Note Card Allowed
0 You will do this speech 2x for a grade
0 Structure:
0 Attention Getter
0 Thesis Statement (with Preview of Main Points)
0 Main Points
0 Conclusion (Restate Thesis and Preview and Memorable
Closing)
Sample Topics
0 Guidebook pg 91
0 What is the most important thing youve ever done?
0 Who is the most influential person in your life?
0 If you could give 1 million dollars to anyone or any
group, who would it be?
0 If you could pick one book that everyone would read,
what would it be?
0 What is something that you think every student should
know before coming to college?
0 What is one thing that you want to accomplish before
you die?