Persuasive Speech Assignment (Total 100 points)
I. Speech Performance (80 points)
1. Your speech should be based on a question of policy which solves a controversial problem (of national importance) and to persuade your audience that your solution is the best possible one (Please see the atta
PERSUASIVE SPEECH ON GLOBAL WARMING
by: Jennifer Zelmer
Introduction: We all know about global warming, but do we really care or try to do at least some of the things that will help stop it or at least slow it down?
1) Over the last century our planets temp. has risen 1 degree. I know tha
Persuasive Speech Outline
Saddleback Community College
Speech - Instructor Smith
The Galapagos Islands: Our best opportunity to learn about life, and how it began.
I. Describe the diversity of life forms found in the area.
A. Reptiles – accidental relocation
Persuasive Speech Outline - Ghost
A. Attention-Getter: Do you believe in ghost or the existence of the afterlife?
B. Link-to Audience: You may not even believe that actually ghosts are everywhere around us, but, they are.
C. Speaker Credibility: I am here today
Samples of Persuasive speech Outline
From the time we wake up in the morning to the moment we lay are head down at night, we are constantly making choices. Some take a conscious effort, some should, and some do not. Have you ever taken the time to really stop and think if you’re g
Speech to Entertain: A Guide
Rationale and Definition
If your instructor assigned you to do a speech to entertain, you are lucky. Since so many public speaking text book authors declare entertainment as one of the three major goals of a public speech, it is a great skill to practic
Energy Efficient Equipment
Axia College-University of Phoeni
Behavioral Objective: Each student will deliver a 4 to 6 minute speech with the purpose to inform and PERSUADE their audience.
Topic Selection: Each student will choose their own topic. The topic must be a SOCIAL TWO SIDED ISSUE. The student will select O
August 27, 2008 at 10:00 am, I arrive for the first time into room 123 of the nursing building for my oral communications course. As I look around the room for any familiar faces I realize that this course requires me to expose my emotions to random people I don’t know. At that ver
Hohokam (p. 7-8) Emerged during the 3rd century B.C. when ancestors of the Pima Indians began farming in the Gila River and Salt River valleys of southern Arizona. They built elaborate canal systems for irrigation that enabled them to harvest two crops per year, an
Society for Human Resource Management, (Aug2008).Gas Prices Spark Changes in Workplace. Journal of Accountancy. Vol. 206 Issue 2, p22-22, 1/2p.
This is going over what some of the employers are doing to help out their employees wit
The Battle Against Global Warming
For hundreds of years earth has survived catastrophic events, from deadly earthquakes, tsunamis, wars, and even life-ending meteorite clashes, but today nothing can match the impending doom that global warming brings. While this is not new for our planet, more t
Energy Resource Plan
In this day and age there are many things that are harmful to this beautiful planet that we live on. But there is something that we can all do to assist in preserving our planet for the future and that is energy conservation. Energy conservation in vital to our lives a
Final Project: Mitigation Strategies and Solutions
July 4, 2010
In today’s world we are faced with many decisions to make. Many of those decisions are about everyday things and are considered to be legitimate issues but at many times are not considered to be a
Persuasive Speech Outline
The Importance of Recycling
General Purpose: To Persuade the audience
Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience to recycle materials for saving the Earth.
Central Idea: You should recycle materials because it can help the Earth save...
OBSERVANCE OF ENERGY CONSERVATION DAY - 2007
‘Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Business Forum’
14 December 2008
Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management (IISWBM)
Management House, College Square West, Kolkata - 700 073
In Association with Energ
In the 1960 novel, "To Kill a Mockingbird", Harper Lee explores the concept of racism in the legal system and the upbringing of children. These notions are shown as one of the main patriarchs, Atticus Finch. He shows his children a principled path through life, and through his court case, he reinf
General Purpose: To persuade
Specific Purpose: To persuade the audience to recycle.
Thesis: Everyone must make a stronger effort to recycle because it is beneficial in so many ways!
A. Everyone should try to help better the world we live i
I am highly privileged to be here today for delivering my speech on a problem unprecedented in our country’s history. Though we are extremely busy with strategic prevention of war against Pakistan, this is the greatest challenge our country will face during our lifetimes. It’s nothing but the en
A COMMONWEALTH OF THE PEOPLE Time for Urgent Reform
The Report of the Eminent Persons Group to Commonwealth Heads of Government Perth, October 2011
Published by the Commonwealth Secretariat Designed by Rob Norridge/norridgewalker.com Printed by Hobbs the Printers, Totton, Hampshire
Dangers of Smoking
Specific Purpose: To inform the audience of the dangers of smoking and persuade them not to.
1. Did you know that smoking is the number one preventable cause of death in the United States?
2. According to cancer.org
Energy conservation is a simple way to solve many problems but the one we are focusing on today is called acid rain. Acid rain is a devastating effect of energy consumption. The only way to reduce it is to use less natural resources, or energy conservatio
One of the biggest problems in the world we face today is energy conservation and finding alternate sources of energy or renewable energy sources to ease our dependence on foreign sources and non renewable energy sources. The world is consuming oil at an alarming rate and the price of oil keeps sky
Environmental ethics is the discipline that studies the moral relationship of human beings to, and also the value and moral status of, the environment and its nonhuman contents. It is the part of environmental philosophy which considers the ethical relationship be
Delivering a Persuasive Speech
Douglas A. Parker
August 13, 2001
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General Purpose: To persuade
Specific purpose: After listening to my speech, my audience will know how they can change their lives for a bigger challenge – to save the world.
Thesis: Knowing what a problem nowadays is global warming, how CO2 gas affects it and how
Berlin Wall speech.
In June of 1963, President Kennedy paid visit to five Western European nations in order to build unity among American allies. After Germany’s defeat in the Second World War, the country had been divided into two, with East Germany under Soviet control and West Germany becomi
Topic: illegal immigration
General Purpose: to persuade
Specific Purpose: To persuade my audience to be pro illegal immigration.
Central Idea: I will persuade you that illegal immigrants should be allowed to stay in the
Alternative Fuels for Diesel
To persuade listeners to support alternative fuels
The strain on the diesel supply in America is too high and a stable source must be found to alleviate the strain. Bio-diesel is a suitable additive in diesel that would he
Going Green with Wave Energy
The Wave of the Future
With 70 percent of the Earth's surface covered by water, it is certainly feasible that flowing water should be a good source of alternative energy.
Energy can be produced by strategically locating turbine engines in th