Late Breaking News
with Mr. Horak (Thursday December 10th)
Our TEDx Winners are....
*Genevieve Newton (Harriet Tubman the Woman)
An exceptionally well written speech with historically accurate and interesting facts about the well-known humanitarian, Harriet Tubman! Genevieve had a command of her delivery that included confidence, tone, and volume, while engaging the audience! A fabulously given speech with style and grace!
Second Place Tie:
*Hannah Kelley (Elect Me for President)
If this young lady were running for President, she may just win! Hannah introduced some of the best character traits a leader should possess, and she does possess them herself! What a strong and confident young lady. Remember, Vote for Kelley!
*Grant Bonzo (Movies Become Cliches)
A fun personal perspective of the modern film industry! Grant provided humor and insight into the doldrums of what we feel when paying exorbitant amounts of money to go to the movie theater to see the same old same! Roll the credits Grant, roll the credits......
*Maraya Cheek (Benefits to Playing Basketball)
Why play Basketball? Well, Maraya outlined 3 important reasons why to play basketball and the benefits of being good at it! Great eye contact and a personal enthusiasm were just some of the great skills used in this speech. A SLAM DUNK speech!
Congratulations to all of our students for completing their TEDx speeches and a special thank you to our winners! You all did a WONDERFUL job!
Genavieve Newton Wins 1st Place!
Hannah Kelley All Smiles!-2nd Tie
Hannah celebrates her success in Tedx with the class! Hannah is a gracious runner up. You have my vote for President!
Grant Bonzo never camera shy, and very happy!-2nd Tie
Grant poses for his picture at our award ceremony! Not as great as the Oscar's, but still an accomplishment to be cherished!
Maraya Cheek taking 3rd place!
Maraya is all smiles while getting her picture snapped! If you need a basketball lesson, please find Maraya, she is a 3-pointer for sure!