This is a great introductory speech that can be used in all grade levels! It will also get students comfortable with speaking in front of each other. The assignment is creative, quick and also fun!
Students will choose from 4 ideas to give an introductory speech: Celebratory, Oral Reading, Eulogy, or Wedding Toast.
This activity is good for beginning a speech unit so students are comfortable in front of each other.
Assignment includes directions, rubric, audience indicator (so students learn how to prepare for a specific group), and sample outline.