Prepare a full-preparation outline consisting of an introduction, body, conclusion, and a bibliography. This outline must be submitted to the instructor before you deliver your presentation. The body of the speech should have two to three main points.
Plan to use 4-by-6 inch note cards and deliver your remarks extemporaneously.
This speech should not be read or memorized. Try to personalize your presentation by demonstrating something that you are familiar with either currently or from a past experience, such as from a hobby or from a work experience.
Remember to speak to your audience; try to formulate a speech that appeals to their interest.
Use at least one verbal citation during the body of your demonstration speech and provide that citation (in written form) in your bibliography section.
Do not use illegal or dangerous materials for this presentation. Do not use animals or pets for this speech.
This speech is worth 30-points. The full-preparation outline is worth five-points.
Demonstration Speech Self-Critique:
Within seven days of delivery of this speech, students should submit a two page, typed self-critique that is worth 10-points. Late self-critique assignments will lose five-points.
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