District 95 Spring Conference
President s Introduction
Word of the day by the Grammarian
Competent Communication Manual 8. Get Comfortable With Visual Aids
Select visual aids that are appropriate for the message and the audience; Use two or more visual aids correctly with ease and confidence.
Innovative Planning 15. Connect with Storytelling
Present an established story, a story about the speaker's life, or a fictional tale of the speaker's own creation
Strategic Relationships 4. Researching and Presenting
Can we learn to be creative?
Research and present an unfamiliar topic; organize the speech clearly to maximize audience understanding; craft clear and engaging transitions between main sections of your speech; use and cite sources to support speech content, make source list available
Leadership Excellence Series 4. Goal Setting and Planning
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail
1st Reserve Speaker
Competent Communication Manual 5. Your Body Speaks
Use stance, movement, gestures, facial expressions, and eye contact to express the message and achieve the speech’s purpose; Make body language smooth and natural; Focus on methods of delivery as well as speech content.