Tools for Speech Marathon

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Student Edition (for all speech students): Comprehensive speech training, written by nationally acclaimed speech veteran Cesar Ruiz and National Sweepstakes champion Addi Hambrick. Easy-to-use, expert training on all speech events, including After Dinner Speaking and the in-depth Persuasive and Informative training necessary for Original Oratory. It also includes coaching guides and worksheets and a link to national level speech demos for visual learners! One resource with specific training for all events.

Teacher Edition (for club leaders and coaches): Includes all the content in the Student curriculum plus detailed coaching guides with each lesson plan, club planning materials, instruction and guides for managing an advanced student branch in your club, and professional, ready made PowerPoint slides for instructors to use every week!

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Advanced Tools for Speech – Marathoner Curriculum
Teachers Edition

Table of Contents

About the Authors

About This Curriculum

I. Curriculum Guide
Pre-season Training
Weekly Club Schedule
What to bring to club
Weekly Instruction
Structuring Weekly Club Meetings

II. Fall-Term At a Glance

PLATFORM SPEAKING

After Dinner Speaking: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A Parts of the Speech
1.3 Assignments

After Dinner Speaking: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Presentations
2.3 Instruction
2.3A Types of Humor
2.3B Choosing your story
2.4 Assignments
2.5 Coaching

After Dinner Speaking: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.2A Beginning a story
3.3B Sharing the details
3.3C Finishing with a bang
3.4 Assignments

After Dinner Speaking Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2A The dynamic of your message
4.2B Tying it together
4.3 Assignments

After Dinner Speaking: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Conversational
5.2B Personable
5.3 Coaching
5.4 Assignments

After Dinner Speaking: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Coaching – Appendix B & C

Biographical Narrative: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Goal
1.2 Instruction
1.3 Homework

Biographical Narrative: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Goal
2.3 Instruction
2.3A Elements of a Biographical Narrative
2.3B Tying Together Your Speech
2.4 Homework & Coaching

Illustrated Oratory: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1. 2A Beginning
1. 2B Formatting
1. 2C Researching
1.3 Assignments

Illustrated Oratory: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Instruction
2.2A Board supplies
2.2B Colors
2.3 Assignments

Illustrated Oratory: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.2A Where the boards go
3.2B Word content on boards
3.2C Picture content on boards
3.3 Coaching
3.4 Assignments

Illustrated Oratory: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Instruction
4.2A Size
4.2B Themes
4.2C Forms of attachment
4.2D Creative prop placement
4.3 Assignments

Illustrated Oratory: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Placement
5.2B Movement
5.3 Assignments

Illustrated Oratory: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Instruction
6.2A Blocking
6.3 Coaching
6.3A Content of speech
6.3B Hand motions
6.3C Blocking
6.3D Board usage and visual aid handling

Informative: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A Topic
1.2B Audience
1.2C Category
1.2D Where to look
1.3 Coaching
1.4 Assignments

Informative: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Instruction
2.2A Organization
2.2B Expanding the outline
2.3 Assignments

Informative: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.2A Facts
3.2B Quotes
3.2C Stories
3.3 Exercise
3.4 Coaching
3.5 Assignments

Informative: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Instruction
4.2A Instructional Tone
4.2B Inspirational Tone
4.3 Exercise
4.4 Coaching
4.5 Assignments

Informative: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Hand motions
5.2B Walk
5.3 Coaching

Informative: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Coaching – Appendix D

Persuasive Speaking: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A Selecting a topic
1.2B Exercise
1.3 Homework

Persuasive Speaking: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Instruction
2.2A The Thesis
2.2B Exercise
2.3 Homework

Persuasive Speaking: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.2A Breakout Group Review
3.2B Lecture
3.3 Homework

Persuasive Speaking: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Instruction
4.2A Polishing the Piece
4.3 Homework

Persuasive Speaking: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Spicing up the Speech
5.2B Breakout Groups
5.3 Homework

Persuasive Speaking: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Instruction
6.2A Vocal Delivery
6.2B Physical Delivery
6.3 Coaches Handout
6.4 Closing

LIMITED PREPARATION SPEAKING

Apologetics: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A Know your why
1.2B Immersion
1.3 Assignments

Apologetics: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Instruction
2.2A Meaning
2.2B Significance
2.3 Assignments

Apologetics: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.2A The Thesis
3.2B Hermeneutics
3.3 Assignments

Apologetics: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Instruction
4.22A Analysis
4.2B Response
4.4 Assignment

Apologetics: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Speaking unprepared
5.2B Preparing for no prep
5.3 Assignment

Apologetics: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Instruction

Extemporaneous: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A Extemp Prep (Filing articles)
1.2A Closing
1.3 Homework

Extemporaneous: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Student discussion
2.3 Instruction
2.3A Why read?
2.3B How to read articles effectively
2.5 Homework

Extemporaneous: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Discussion
3.3 Homework

Extemporaneous: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2Instruction
4.2A The Thesis Statement
4.2B The Points
4.3 Article Discussion
4.4 Homework

Extemporaneous: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Analysis
5.3 Discussion
5.4 Homework

Extemporaneous: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Instruction
6.2A Delivery
6.2B Closing
6.3 Coaching

Impromptu: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A Preparation
1. 2B The Speech
1.3 Practice Exercise
1.4 Coaching

Impromptu: Week 2
2.2 Instruction
2.2A Body Points
2.2B Metaphors
2.3 Exercise 1 – Appendix H
2.3C Outlining
2.4 Exercise 2 – Appendix I
2.5 Assignments

Impromptu: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.2A Syllogisms
3.3 Exercise
3.4 Coaching

Impromptu: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Instruction
4.2A Templates
4.2B How to use a template
4.3 Exercise – Appendix J & K

Impromptu: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Transitions
5.2B Transition Position

Impromptu: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Instruction
6.2A Conclusion
6.2B The Summary
6.2C The Final Thought
6.3 Exercise
6.4 Coaching

INTERPRETIVE SPEAKING

Biblical Presentation: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A An Introduction to Biblical Presentation
1.1B Category Influence – Finding your message
1.1C Selecting Scripture
1.3 Homework

Biblical Presentation: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Instruction
2.2A Poetry Reading
2.2B The Narrative
2.2C Interpretation
2.3 Homework

Biblical Presentation: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.2A Using your Original Words
3.2B Memorization
3.3 Coaching
3.4 Homework

Biblical Presentation: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Instruction – The Cloth Prop
4.3 Exercise
4.4 Homework

Biblical Presentation: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Character Accuracy
5.2B Finding the purpose
5.3 Homework

Biblical Presentation: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Instruction
6.2A Delivery
6.3 Coaching

Duo Interpretation: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A Finding the right piece
1.2B Worksheet – Appendix M
1.3 Homework Assignments

Duo Interpretation: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Instruction
2.3 Homework Assignments –Appendix N

Duo Interpretation: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.2A Selecting the scenes
3.2B Refining the script
3.3 Assignments

Duo Interpretation: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Instruction
4.2A The Story
4.2B Breakout Groups
4.3 Homework Assignments

Duo Interpretation: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Blocking the piece
5.2B Practical Tips
5.4 Homework Assignments

Duo Interpretation: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Instruction
6.2A Implicit blocking
6.2B Energy
6.3 Closing Assignment
6.4 Coaching

Humorous Interpretation: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A Finding the right piece
1.2B How to find a piece
1.3 Homework

Humorous Interpretation: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Instruction
2.2A The different types of humor
2.2B Practice Exercise (optional)
2.4 Closing
2.5 Homework

Humorous Interpretation: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.2A Selecting the scenes
3.2B Refining the script
3.3 Homework

Humorous Interpretation: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Instruction
4.2A Defining the characters
4.3 Exercise
4.4 Homework

Humorous Interpretation: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.2A Becoming the character
5.2B Finalizing the speech
5.3 Exercise
5.4 Closing
5.5 Homework

Humorous Interpretation: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Instruction
6.2A Blocking
6.2B Delivery
6.3 Exercise
6.4 Homework
6.5 Coaching Notes – Appendix Q

Open Interpretation: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Goal
1.3 Instruction
1.3A The Message
1.3B Selecting
1.4 Homework

Open Interpretation: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Goal
2.3 Presentations
2.4 Instruction
2.4A Ability to relate
2.4B Character workability
2.4C Storyline
2.5 Exercise
2.6 Homework
Personas/Emotions: (Exercise 2.5)
Quotes: (Exercise 2.5)

Open Interpretation: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Goal
3.3 Instruction
3.3A Start with the big picture
3.3B Get Creative
3.3C Minimize the Narration
3.3D Craft an Introduction
3.4 Homework

Open Interpretation: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Goal
4.3 Instruction
4.3A Character snaps
4.4 Exercise

Open Interpretation: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Goal
5.3 Instruction
5.3A Inflection

Open Interpretation: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Goal
6.3 Instruction
6.3A Humor
6.3B Sorrow

Original Interpretation: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A Setting a direction
1.2B Writing the story
1.3 Assignments

Original Interpretation: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Instruction
2.2A The Dialogue
2.3 Assignments
Coaching Notes

Thematic Interpretation: Week 1
1.1 Overview
1.2 Instruction
1.2A What is a theme?
1.2B Workability
1.2B Choosing your theme/thesis
1.3 Exercise

Thematic Interpretation: Week 2
2.1 Overview
2.2 Instruction
2.2A Type
2.2B Dimension
2.2C Effectiveness
2.3 Assignments
2.4 Coaching

Thematic Interpretation: Week 3
3.1 Overview
3.2 Instruction
3.3 Brainstorming
3.4 Assignments

Thematic Interpretation: Week 4
4.1 Overview
4.2 Instruction
4.2A Piece Placement
4.2B Transitions

Thematic Interpretation: Week 5
5.1 Overview
5.2 Instruction
5.3A Binder movement
5.2B Binder personification
5.2C Object use for binder
5.3 Assignments

Thematic Interpretation: Week 6
6.1 Overview
6.2 Instruction
6.2A The Characters
6.2B The Narrator
6.2C Blocking
6.2D Final tips for Thematic Interpretation:
6.3 Coaching

Appendix A: Drills
Interpretation drills
Rapid Characterization
Voice/physical Characterization
Platform drills
Conversational speaking
Slow motion
Pausing
Limited Prep Drills
Thesis-ception
Quote Analysis
Rapid-fire
Coin Drill

Appendix B: After Dinner Speaking Coaching Handout #1
Appendix C: After Dinner Speaking Coaching Handout #2
Appendix D: Informative Coaching Handout
Appendix E: Persuasive Coaching Handout
Appendix F: Extemporaneous Coaching Handout
Appendix G: Impromptu Topics #1
Appendix H: Impromptu Topics #2
Appendix I: Impromptu Topics #3
Appendix J: Impromptu Templates
Appendix K: Impromptu Topics #4
Appendix L: Impromptu Coaching Handout
Appendix M: Duo Partner Worksheet
Appendix N: Duo & HI Character Worksheet
Appendix O: Duo Coaches Worksheet
Appendix P: Humorous Coaches Worksheet
Appendix Q: Thematic Coaching Handout #1
Appendix R: Thematic Binder Personification