Ryan Sheopersad Speech 100 – 153 Spring 2012 ACCOMPLISHING MY FIRST SPEECH Post Speech Analysis - Draft # 1
When I picture a person giving a speech, I imagine someone confident, alert, standing with good posture, completely in control of their audience. I visualize a person standing behind a podium...
WRIITEN TASK 1: SPEECH AFTER ELECTION VICTORY
Good morning respected Principal, teachers and students. I stand here in front of you all today, being bolder and more debonair than ever before. It is because you have given me power to run and be part of this school’s engine. I stand with pride as the...
Effective Public Speaking
Planning Sheet - Speech #1
Name: ______Shawn Anderson_______
1. Three items and bag for your Speech:
• (Past) Item 1: Football Jersey (any jersey will do)
• Many years of soccer building team spirit
School graduation speech
Let me begin by welcoming all of you to today’s event and thanking (NAME OF PERSON WHO INTRODUCED YOU) for that kind introduction.
I’m very pleased to have been invited to speak here today on what I know is a very special day. It’s special for the graduates, for their proud...
My philosophy of Early childhood education is based on research that indicates that a child’s growth is developmental. Every child is unique in terms of life experiences, developmental readiness, and cultural heritage. A high quality early childhood program that provides a safe and nurturing environment...
Good evening parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, siblings, and friends. I would like to thank you all for coming to this very special day for every student up on this stage tonight. I know how proud you must be. I first of all wanted to...
RODAH SYMEKAH CLASS: SPEECH 1311 PROFFESSOR: JENN Effective Communication Communication has always been considered as a way of sending and receiving messages from people of different cultures or people who come from different continents of the world. During communication there is always a sender...
I remember when I was in 4th year high school, I’ve practiced my declamation speech for a week, and the performance they arrived, my speech is entitled- Am I to be blamed? Here are some lines of the speech:
“They're chasing me, they're chasing, no they must not catch me, I have enough money...
Response to a Graduation Speech
Mark D. Weil
University Of Alaska, Anchorage
This essay is a realistic view point responding to a valedictorian address, “Here I Stand” , written and spoken by E. Goldson, (2010). Goldson belittles her own accomplishments as valedictorian...
I assumed being placed into first year college writing was a mandatory class coming into The University of Tampa as a freshman. I did not realize I was being placed into this writing class because my SAT or ACT scores were too low. At first I thought that I did not need to be in this class, it was just...
An informative speech explains something you're interested in or describes how to do something. Here are a few guidelines on how to write an informative speech.
1. In order to give a good informative speech first thing you have to do Is to choose a good topic, and if you are...
Today is Presidents’ Day. What better time to reflect on what it means to be an American? For me, being an American citizen is an honor and a responsibility, not a birthright. Being American is a state of mind, not a state of residence. I thank God every day for putting me here in the U.S. at this time...
I can be a different me,
As smart and as brave and as funny or strong
As a person could want to be.
There’s nothing too hard for me to do,
There’s no place I can’t explore
Because everything can happen
On the other side of the door.
On the other side of the door
I don’t have to go alone...
slow motion to the floor. “I said cut it out!” boomed the voice at the front of the classroom. I sat in delirious awe, wondering what would happen next. At the time, I was nothing but a giggly, hyperactive seventh grader, but the man at the front of the classroom changed my life.
The day had been...
What I Have Learned This Semester
What I have learned this semester is that I can work independently. I thought that I would not be able to do the assignments in the book on my own, without there being an instructor standing in front of the class teaching. I came to realize that I can learn...
everyday life. There are many psychologists who have come up with tests and theories to find answers to the many questions that we have about human behavior.
During my time at Keystone College, I changed my major because I was not really sure what kind of career I would like to pursue. After being a science...
My name is Fredy, I'm 19 years old; I just turned 19 on February 22nd. I live in Los Angeles, CA with my family. I was born in Mexico; I have two brothers, and two sisters. I attended Magnolia Ave Elementary, which is located on 1626 South Orchard Ave. I started on 4th grade, but it was pretty hard to...
Thank you very much for your kind introduction. TO begin with, I would like to thank Ms. Josefina Pacas, Ms. Virginia Matining, Ms. Victoria Opulencia, Ms. Elsa Alentahan, Ms. Editha Chatto, Board of Trustees of my beloved Alma Matter, for making me a part of today's celebration. Also, Thank you Dr....
attending this class, I have learned a few things from it. My drawing skills have improved. It has been awhile since I have picked up a pencil. So, this class has helped me get back into drawing. From day one, I have learned to become more patient. The class is 6 hours long. I did not think I would make...
Ok, by show of hands how many of you guys have siblings.? Ok, well most of us have siblings and for
those who don’t, you’re lucky because you get everything to yourself, but you’re also missing out. Siblings help
mold you into who you become, they might do it through...
methis journal I wanted to discuss how I felt this class was going thus far. We have been discussing out revamped lesson plans in the past classes. I feel that we have got enough information to complete a well written thought of lesson plan. Using the Hunters Lesson Plan Model I think that this will...
My Second Chance
“There are two paths you can go by, but in the long run, there’s still time to change the road you’re on.”- [From the song ‘Stairway to Heaven‘ by Led Zeppelin]
We all have done something in our lives to where we look back and wonder, “What was I thinking?” What I didn’t consider...
Mandela’s use of Rhetorical Devices Speech Response
Carlos Eduardo S. Moliterno
In my speech about Nelson Mandela’s speech, “Apartheid has no Future” I talk about Mandela’s rhetorical situation and devices he uses to captivate his audience. The thesis of my speech stated: Mandela uses primarily...
Rights, in recognition of International Human Rights Day. In a formal speech Clinton begins with a factual claim. She begins her speech stating factual information regarding the history of human rights and as a United Nation we have come so far in protecting the rights of humanity. She starts with history...
thus, I hereby swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, so help me God. The first day I had walked into your class, I was down right nervous. Questions of all sorts kept popping up in my head: What if this class is not worth it? What if he is not a good professor? What if he...
12 May 2011
My Progress as a Reader and Writer in English 20M
If I had a time travel machine, I would love to go back to our class’s first meeting. It was such a memorable day. I was so nervous that my first piece of writing seemed less than mediocre as I reflected on what I had written that day...
September, 04, 2012
My first day fresh and new to college wasn’t anything like I expected.
I woke up differently than any other morning, I felt anxious and sick, and getting ready was extremely hard I kept feeling as if I was forgetting something. I had to adjust right away to walking to the subway...
manner. The purpose of my speech was to enhance the audience's awareness of what marijuana is, as well as to dispel many myths that exist around it that emanate from the fact that it is an illegal substance, causing often untrue information to be spread. The ultimate goal of my presentation was to leave...
Computer Class I thought this project was very interesting and I learned many things from this project and I hope others can learn as well. I worked very hard on my flash animation project and I found a lot of interesting features. I thought one of the most interesting one was morphing. I thought it...
my parents. They were my soul teachers on what was and what was not ethical. Then one brisk fall day my tiny right foot hit the bus steps and I was off to my first day of school. It was in this one isolated incident in wh Beginning from birth until I was about five years old the only source that my five-year...
Narrative Speech Audience Analysis
I chose to deliver my narrative speech on relationships. I would like the class to understand how relationships I have been in have shaped me, but more importantly how relationships can impact a lot more in our lives than we realize. Our class contains only 21...
Dominic O’Brien has now become globally known for his extraordinary mental powers. I had the
privilege of first meeting Dominic in the late 1980s when I was in the process of organising the
inaugural World Memory Championships. He told me that, like many students, he had been criticised
What Have You Been Through and How Did That Changed You?
I was not enrolled for the second semester of my third year in the Conservatory. The reason was I needed medication for my back problems so instead of paying for my tuition, my parents have decided to settle for my physical therapy in the hospital...
enlighten White Americans and African Americans to the struggle for racial equality
and human rights. It is through their words and that I have gained a better
understanding of the racial inequalities and the inhuman treatment that many had to
suffer to gain equality.
brief you all on a culture that I’d be more than happy to claim as my own. My ancestors stem from this great little section of the British Isles, and I hope to have the chance to one day walk where they walked. Can you see what I see? I see myself homeward bound for the good old land of Ireland, headed...
caving in and wait, your body recognizes this feeling – you’re hungry. Starving actually. Oh no, you check your time source and realize that you only have twenty minutes to get to school so it’s either this: you check your Facebook really quick or you grab an apple and a bottle of water. However, not...
What is Schizophrenia? Many people seem to think that Schizophrenia is simply a disease that people are diagnosed with when they have multiple personalities, and that’s where they are wrong. In fact, Schizophrenia is something that goes a lot deeper and affects the human mind in ways that you could...
Speech #1—Presenting Me! A Speech About Yourself
• Prepare a speech about YOU. This speech will be informative, not persuasive. As you craft the speech, begin by thinking of the one thing you want your audience to know about you. Here are examples of possible thesis statements:
My most memorable event in school
I emigrated from Taiwan to the U.S. when I was 7th grade to receive a better education.
I was enrolled into Montserrat middle school when I migrated. Although I thought that
My English level was good and fluent enough at the time; I got placed in an ELD
which is actually not one of my native personality traits. I was born in Singapore. I had some family who lived in the neighboring countries, which are Malaysia, Indonesia, and Australia. Because of my schooling, I happened to live with them in Malaysia and Singapore during my school years. The school’s...
Diary of a Speech and Drama Kid
6th Grade is already hard enough. In elementary school, we’re all ignorant to how the world is past 5th grade. It’s the second worst thing to happen right behind being the freshman class in high school. You’re the new group, the “fresh-meat,” the easier ones to pick-on...
I Think That Barack Obama Would Be A Great President.
Barack Obama is a Democratic Senator from Illinois and a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination. He comes at a time where we are lacking in jobs for American Citizens, need for health care and lack of community organization...
tonight I will share to you some of my high lights. First, May I introduce myself: My name is Winston Calangi, 28th years old, and my country of origin is Philippines. I’ve been here in the United States of America since I graduated from High School in Manila, Philippines. Ten years ago, both my parents...
completing Strengths Quest I learned my five signature themes were Achiever, Consistency, Belief, Deliberative, and Restorative. There were a couple themes I really didn’t know the true meaning of. Some of the strengths I can definitely see in myself, such as achiever I know that once I start a project rather...
was a turning point to my life. My speech was a laughable to listeners when I was in my 9th grade year. Learning how to speak in front of a crowd was a most significant moment in my life because I learned basic skills like speaking, facing an audience, and memorizing sentences.
My English teacher paved...
Eyes full of anger, face flustered with intense confusion, she screamed, “Rayburn! What do you think you are doing?”
“I’m claiming this for myself.” I jokingly said with a mischievous grin. I knew beforehand that she would be angry, but I didn’t care I just wanted to see her reaction...
Class : 11Sc4
Topic : Demonstrative speech
Title : Sign Language
Thesis : To help bridge the communication gap between the hearing impaired and those of us that do not suffer hearing loss.
Attention grabber : *Good morning to our beloved English lecturer and my lovely classmates*...
My Mother, the Person I Admire the Most
We value and admire some people such as parents, teachers, friends, professors and movie stars who influence our life for their special characteristics. For me, my mom is the person I admire most. In every aspect of my life she played an important role not only...
What I Thought I Knew
Upon signing up for this English class, the first and only thing I thought was, “Oh no, do I really have to do this?” When I was a student in high school and even now in college, the slightest thought of writing a paper would make me die a little on the inside. Intimidation of...
A. What do SpongeBob Squarepants, Joey Tribiani, my old theatre teacher, students, and many parents have in common? No, it’s not that they all have Golgi bodies and retinas. I’ll give you a hint. They put off for tomorrow what could be done today… get my drift? Right about now, Joey...
New Lesson Out of The Class
Normally, Mahidol Wittayanusorn’s M.5 students have to go to an academic camp at least one time. I am one of them, so I attended a Mathematics camp at Petchaburi to learn about the restoration of Huay Sai. This place used to be very dry, but with the help of vetiver grass...
Organizing the Preparation Outline for your Introduction Speech
I. Start with Main Points
A. Look at the information that you gathered and try to find a way to organize your main points (chronological, spatial, topical, problem-solution, cause-effect). For example if you want to tell your...
When I was enrolling for WRA class I couldn’t decide which one to choose among 8 different topics of WRA course. At first, my thought of WRA class was, “oh it’s just another stupid university requirement class.” However, among those different topics, the two words got me interested, Science & Technology...
The Human Relations class has helped me in my life because it is an important tool for personal and professional development of human beings. I personally helped me to improve interpersonal relations, as these play a key role in developing the whole person.
Through relationships, I as an...
Macau Sam Yuk Middle School
Year of Graduation:2007-2008
Honorable school administrators, respected teachers and parents, honorable guests and my dear fellow graduates and well wishers. First of all, I, on behalf of all the graduating classes of...
Hello everyone and good afternoon. I would like to thank everyone for joining us in this extraordinary chapter of our lives. I would like to start off by asking everyone to look around. For once, we all look the same. We all have that bright smile on our faces and the good feeling...
Social Mobility: the movement from one class (or group) to another. Intra-generational mobility is defined as changes in social status over a single lifetime. Inter-generational mobility is...
This is my very first time to take the Child Development class. At first I feel like there are too many theories and seem to I have a lot of things to read and remember and this is might not an easy class. Now I already finish my Chapter 6 and will finish my Child Development study for this time. I feel...
（Inaugural Speech） 开创负责任的新时代（就职演说
the current President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold the office. Obama previously issued a lot of public speaking when he studied at Harvard, served as a United States Senator from Illinois, 04’s keynote address, 08’s victory speech, 09’s...
My 4-H Story
Before I started 4-H I was just a normal every day kid, but when my father met his current wife she showed me to the wonderful world of 4-H. I didn’t like it at first, but eventually I learned to like it. I finally liked to do something that others do too. I find the leadership program...