Public Speaking for Grades 6-8 (10:00)
** THIS CLASS IS FULL**
Course: Public Speaking for Grades 6-8
Instructor: Connie Kamenz
Class Description: Welcome to Public Speaking for Middle School! In this class, students will learn to research, organize, write and present a variety of presentation types such as visual aid , biographical , sales pitch and even attempt an infomercial! We will focus on the habits of a good presentation, developing strong body language and facial expression, and learning to communicate in a comfortable and effective manner. All this while having a lot of fun in the meantime!
Curriculum: Speech 1 Public Speaking and Practice Life Skills by Vicki Tillman and Sabrina Justison
Homework Requirements: Approximately 1 - 1.5 hours per week
Duration: 28 weeks
Books and Supplies required for purchase by families: none
Teacher Bio: Connie Kamenz is a homeschool Mom of 11 years, and a board member of FE. Prior to FE, she was a tutor for many years with Classical Conversations. She holds a degree in Fashion Design, and spent over 20 years as a buyer/product developer in the fashion industry. It was during this time she learned the value of effective communication - both written and verbal - in your work and personal life.