As a follow up to the Dramatic Reading Competition, we are launching a new event for anyone associated with the Eye Level Learning Center of Palatine.
Introducing… Dramatic Speech Festival
Why: To encourage interest in public speaking by developing communication skills, poise and confidence in speaking before an audience (to speak audibly, articulately, expressively and with poise and confidence)
Who: All English students (automatically registered) and any other Eye Level of Palatine students (must sign up by March 21st)
When: April 2015 (Qualifying performances will be held during regularly scheduled English classes and the Finalists will perform in front of families on April 25**tentative.)
How: · Two speeches
1) Personal Introduction
2) Story/Speech (approved by teachers)
1) Personal Introduction should be less than 1-2 minutes.
2) Stories/Speeches must be approved by teachers no later than March 21st.
3) Voice, articulation, physical presence, speed, level of difficulty, and overall performance