Writing a Speech

in a few easy steps

Choosing a topic

  • is your topic persuasive?
  • are you passionate about your topic?
  • do you know a lot about your topic already?
  • do you have a personal connection to your topic?

Researching

  • Limit the words you use
  • Use AND, BUT, OR, NOT to help narrow your search
  • Use "quotation marks" to keep search terms together
  • Use specific vocabulary
  • KEEP TRACK OF THE SITES YOU USE!

Writing your rough draft

Editing

  • Read your work OUT LOUD!
  • Does your work make sense?
  • Are the ideas linked?
  • Can you pronounce all the words?
  • Have you used figurative language (similes or metaphors)?

All done! Start practising!