Presentation on theme: "Congratulations! Today is your day. Youre off to Great Places! Youre off and away! You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer."— Presentation transcript:
Congratulations! Today is your day. Youre off to Great Places! Youre off and away! You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. Youre on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the guy wholl decide where to go. Youll look up and down streets. Lookem over with care. About some you will say, I dont choose to go there. With your head full of brains and your shoes full of feet, youre too smart to go down a not-so-good street. And you may not find any youll want to go down. In that case, of course, youll head straight out of town. Its opener there in the wide open air. Out there things can happen and frequently do to people as brainy and footsy as you.
Where Should You Visit?
Assignment Decide on a place that you would like to vacation, visit or explore. Prepare a five (5) to six (6) minute speech INFORMING your audience about the place. Incorporate an appropriate visual aid
Procedure Research some websites: Establish criteria or topics: These will be the topics of the body of your paper. Develop your ideas in outline formno manuscript Insert transitions into your outline
Procedure Develop Your Introduction Gain and Maintain Attention Audience Assumption Speaker Credibility Statement of Purpose and Overview Prepare Conclusion: Summarize and Reinforce Main Point Something Memorable
Practice Try to memorize your introduction and Conclusion Say your speech out loud to at least one other person or in front of a mirror Time yourself Practice enunciation, variation of pitch and volume Practice gestures that will add to your delivery/
So…be your name Buxbaum or Bixby or Bray or Mordecai Ale Van Allen OShea, youre off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So…get on your way!