Assignment 1.2: introduction speech | Biology homework help

 

1. Using the preparation outline you created in Assignment 1.1, create a delivery outline for your introduction speech.

  • Using a different file name, save a copy of the Assignment 1.1 document in which you created the preparation outline.
  • Modify the preparation outline to make it a delivery outline.

2. Practice using your delivery outline to deliver your introduction speech. Print your delivery outline so you can use it as your speaker notes.

  • Before you begin your practice delivery, imagine that you are standing in front of your target audience and think about the specific purpose you identified for your speech.
  • Remember that your speech should last between two and four minutes.
  • Keep track of the total time it takes you to deliver your speech to stay within this time frame.
  • Deliver your speech at least once all the way through.

3. Present your speech to an audience of at least 2 other people.

  • Remember to pay attention to the audience’s nonverbal communication and adjust as necessary.

4.  Answer the following questions in a one-page (250-word) paper:

  • Describe any issues you encountered during the delivery of your speech.
  • How many times did you practice delivering your speech before you felt comfortable presenting it?
  • What aspects of your speech delivery improved the most as a result of your practice?