Voice and Speech (5 Week Session)
Public Speaking – Voice, Body, and Mind
What do the most successful and esteemed leaders all have in common? They are excellent communicators! In this fun and interactive group class, students will work on overcoming stage fright, preparing for speeches, and wowing an audience with invaluable skills that will make them stand out amongst their peers. The ability to engage an audience takes time, practice, and know-how. In this 8-week course, students will discover how to prepare their voices, bodies, and mind for public speaking. Students will study informative and persuasive speeches, and they will practice and perform in a warm and supportive environment. Public speaking is a talent that will serve your child for a lifetime.
What You Will Learn:
1. Introduction to class
2. Stage fright: causes and solutions
3. Body work
4. Voice work
5. Introduction to informative speeches.
6. Performing informative speeches.
7. Introduction to persuasive speeches.
8. Performing persuasive speeches.
- Sessions 5
- Class Size 4 - 8
- Duration 50 Mins/Session
- Age Group 8 - 13
- Location Zoom
- Skills Voice, speech
Lesson 1: Welcome to Voice and Speech!
Lesson 2: Scarier than Spiders? No Way!
Topic: Stage fright - Causes and Solutions
Lesson 3: Your Body is Your Instrument
Topic: Body Work
Lesson 4: Smooth Talking
Topic: Voice Work
Lesson 5: Learning How to Teach
Topic: Intro to Informative Speeches
Lesson 6: Speech 1
Topic: Performing Informative Speeches
Lesson 7: Learning How to Sell
Topic: How to Persuade an Audience
Lesson 8: Speech 2
Topic: Performing Persuasive Speeches