Speaker Will Know the Audience

DEFINITION

Yourself as the speaker, knowing and understanding who you will be talking too

PURPOSE

  • To persuade/inform the audience
  • To deliver your speech
  • To entertain the audience

WHAT IT WILL LOOK & SOUND LIKE

Look-

  • intrigued audience
  • smiling audience
  • Participation
  • Well use of surroundings/ space given
Sound-

  • Many questions
  • Connections
  • Respectful, yet joyful volume

TIPS & ADVICE

  • Find ways to connect with the audience (interests, background, age...)
  • Research (cultures, religion, acceptable gestures)
  • Use familiar words or phrases they will understand
  • Call & Response technique at the beginning to see if they are familiar with the topic
  • Dress for the occasion