Get the extra support you need to prepare for the Margie Burke Speech Tournament. The tournament is open to 6th, 7th and 8th graders and is the largest speech tournament in Marin County. We have two workshops to prepare students for the four categories of competition student may enter up to three events, choosing from:
Workshop I – Impromptu and Persuasive Speaking Workshop:
This session will focus on aspects such as Attention Grabbers, Transitions and Segues, Ethos/Logos/Pathos, and engaging an audience.Workshop II – Dramatic Interpretation and Original Prose/Poetry:For each of these categories students would need to memorize lines verbatim. Thus, this class would focus on memorization, delivery, interpretation, inflection, etc.
Class fee includes entry fee.