Designing Your Speech Assignment

Although incorporating a speech assignment into your course schedule is a wise idea, to do so effectively is difficult.  In fact, as with all assignments, the design of your oral assignment can mean the difference between a beneficial or a confusing student experience.  Review the material below to help you learn from past mistakes:

Using debate assignments

Designing oral assignments

Grading oral presentations

Incorporating oral assignments in large classes

Teaching with pecha kucha

Contemporary standards for Power Point (link)

Critical thinking

Self evaluation form for students

Fear not, you CAN create an effective speech assignment.