The Effects of Alcohol for College Students
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about alcohol use on college campuses. Inform my
audience that alcohol abuse is a significant problem on college campuses, and the ala
Authority: Author whose experience or knowledge qualifies him as a valid source of information.
Bias: Implied or stated political or ideological preferences
Content/Currency: depth of the material supplied, quality of writing, age of inf
1. Informative speeches: are given with the intent of increasing the audiences knowledge
Descriptive Speeches: is used when the speaker wants to use words to provide a clear picture of a
person, place, or thing
Demonstration: attempts to show the steps ne
Speech topic: is to stop and think about everything you personally know.
Brainstorming: A way to generate speech topics by writing down ideas off the top of your head.
Hitchhiking: is the process of building off of other topics/subjects you have already l
There Are No Children Here,
By: Alyssa McGinley.
Since I have been in school I have never liked reading books because I was slow at
reading and I didnt like what the book was about or it didnt interest me. This book was
different for me, when I started re
First Fishing trip.
Nothing shapes a person more than a memorable experience anytime in your
life,especially in your childhood. Growing up and transitioning into manhood came naturally to
me, because it came through doing something I thoro
The Fight Against Gay Marriage
Why are people against gay marriage? Shouldnt everyone have the opportunity to get
married to a special someone whether there gay or straight? On November 6, 2012 Minnesota
will be voting of the gay marriage
What is a capstone for a speech class? A capstone is when students look at all the
information you learned in class and then pick your top three and write a paper on what the topic
means, and the importance of it and how
Better world Assignment.
By: Alyssa McGinley
Trap 1: Thats just the way the world is. This trap talks about how through the history of the
world we have always faced insurmountable challenge, but with all the challenges theres been
people that are ready t
General Purpose: To inform
Specific purpose: To tell my audience about the life and legacy of Tupac Shakur
Type of speech: Object
Type of organization: Chronological
A. Thesis: In the short time he was on this earth, Tupac experienced
General purpose: To inform
Specific purpose: To inform my audience about the life and legacy of Tupac Shakur
Speech type: object
Organization type: Chronological
A. Early childhood struggles
B. Fame and hardships faced
C. Death and
1. Have you ever heard about affirmative action? Yes or No
2. How much do you know about affirmative action- A lot Not Much
3. Do you think affirmative action is necessary in society? Yes or No
4. Do you think society needs to
In fall of 2009 I walked into school and chaos was going on. Two Caucasian students had
written two separate letters that were racially fueled. The two letters were directed
towards the Somali community and the Somali students at Owatonna Senior High
Setting: A dinner toast to my best friend.
Intro: The first day of school is always nerve wrecking, but its worse when youre at a
new school, and you know no one. Luckily for me on my first day at McKinley
elementary I made a friendship that
August 22, 2012
The Civil Rights Movement in the United States was a
public act to stop racial discrimination against African Americans
and other disadvantaged groups between 1954 and 1968. It had a
long lasting effect in
Jackson Farley 3/12/08 Kelly Herold CMST 191 Preventing Shootings on Campus AG On Thursday, February 14, 2008, there was a shooting on a college campus in Illinois. This has been a tragedy for all Americans, especially for the people involved in the
Jackson Farley 1/28/08 Kelly Herold CMST 191 Euthanasia. Good or Bad? Compare contrast? AG - Terms of Euthanasia. In Greek Euthanasia stems from the root "eu" which means good and "thanatos" which means death. In Greek Euthanasia means good death. Eu
Gender in the Classroom 1) Gender role play in male and females back then and now compare and contrast.
2) Are female or male teachers biased and personal experiences that show this.
3) Does sexual orientation play a role in same sex schools?
Developing Your Concept Map
Grade:_ Name:_Josh Delander_ Purpose of this assignment: This assignment will assist you in developing and refining a research topic, which is a key part of the research process. Your research is only as good as your abili