GRAND PRIZE WINNER: $250 VISA GIFT CARD
THREE FINALISTS: $100 GIFT CARD TO AMAZON
NINE SEMI-FINALISTS: $50 GIFT CARD EACH TO AMAZON
January 30 Freshman class meeting at break
Feb. 1, 6, and 8 Work on speeches in small groups (sponsors’ classrooms)
February 8 Speech outline submitted to speech advisor
February 14, 15, 21 Speeches given in small groups – 10 semi-finalists chosen from these groups
February 23 3 finalists chosen in semi-finals ( – Paschall Theater)
REQUIRED FOR ALL - ATTENDANCE TAKEN
February 26 3 finalists compete for final prize in Monday assembly
Topics: A. TEAMWORK
B. MEDIA - How effectively is the American media fulfilling its duty to report on and hold accountable our political leaders?
C. BOOK - What is a meaningful book you've read and why was it meaningful for you?
Notes: A. 3 ½ – 5 minutes in length
B. Typed outline for teacher due by February 8
C. Note card to help with speech (if necessary)
D. 5 demerits will be assessed if outline is not complete or
speech does not meet minimum requirements. Speech must
be made to exit freshman year.
E. Missing any meeting without prior excuse will result in