Informative Speech (With Research)
25 March 2016
A History of Tattoos and Their Purpose
General Purpose: To Inform
Speech Goal: To inform my audience about the origins of tattooing and how it has changed
12 February 2016
Demo Speech: How to Compete in Slam Poetry
Intro: Poetry is not just words, poetry is heart.
What is slam poetry?
Have you ever wanted an outlet?
When did it start?
Marc Smith, the Get Me High Lou
in a Nutshell
By me. Connor Nelson.
Its your voice.
You get to share what you want to share and let be heard what you
want to be heard.
Marc Smith. The
Persuasive Policy Speech
13 April 2016
Why Tipping Your Server Should be Mandatory
General Purpose: To Persuade
Speech Goal: To persuade my audience that tipping your server when going out to eat should be
a required a
Needs to be
By Connor K. Nelson
What is Tipping?
When you give a
server money for
doing a good job!
But theres a problem.
Sometimes, even when a server does well
They still don't get
money :( :(
OR they get very little, only a few ce
Favor Delivery Outline, by Nick, Hannah, Zeeshan, and Connor.
5 May 2016
Formal Outline: Sales Presentation (Monroe's Sequence)
Topic: Favor is a useful app.
General Purpose: To persuade.
Specific Purpose: to explain why Fav
I would like to inform my audience about the differences in gender
communication in order to get a better understanding of how women and
men verbally interact.
Men marry women with the hope they will never change.
Narrator Scenario II:
Students in Professor Moores class have been divided into groups to work on a class project. Each group
was asked to work on a particular topic and also to assign tasks for each group member. In one group,
Allen [Elena] was asked to
DESCRIPTION OF ACTIVITIES/DUTIES:
Started individual PowerPoint and was able to complete majority of the slides
o Categorized content typed necessary information with headings/subheadings
Question to Conside
My goals thirty years from now with the twenty characteristics I possess.
20 Positive Characteristics
Do not let the tail
wag the dog.
General Rules of Thumb
The Presentation Should Work Alone
Balance Impression vs. Distraction
Think About Entire Audience
Dont Show Your Back Side
Practice w/ Visual Aids and Back-up
Hide it when you dont need it.
Field Research Report
June 1, 2015
Interpersonal Communication Concepts
I come from a large Middle Eastern family, which is something common you will see in
all of Middle Eastern families. As it is tradition to have big families in our culture.
Topic: Is Facebook good or bad for your life?
Thesis statement: Everything has bad and good side, so does Facebook. Facebook
is the bridge to connect our family, friends, and meet new people around the world,
but its also a tool t
TITLE: SECOND HAND SMOKING
Thesis: Second hand smoking exposure to toxins has many harmful effects on the
Purpose: To inform my audience about the harmful effects of second hand smoking
We have all heard that smoking is ba
Professor Meredith Wang
There were several issues with my speech but all areas of weakness have
opportunity to improve. Three of the most notable issues were the extreme use of verbal
fillers, monotone, and not enough eye contact.
10. The relationship between Jenny ad Forrest was comlicatr than it looks. They bonded great at
the begining of their friendship. They cared for each other. they loved each other, and they had a
great time with each other. However, as time passed their re
1. The opening scene start with the feather flying and falling down close his dirty and muddy
tennis shoes. He picked the feather and stored it in the box next to him. This nonverbal behavior
shows, that he is so mysteries. He was sitting at bus station,
2. My impression of Forest Gump has been changing trough out the movie. My initial impression
was that he is a mentally challenged person that is so ignoring. when he went to school and had a
I.Q. score of below average, i though of him as an useless pers