Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Week Three

Selecting the Topic and Purpose
  • Qualities of a Good Topic
  • How to Select a Topic
  • Narrowing the Topic
  • Developing a Thesis
Discuss First Presentation due on Sept. 19: Informative Speech
  • Informative Speaking
  • Informatory Presentations
  • Explanatory Presentations

For next week:
  • Read pgs. 80-120
  • Write 2-page chapter summary for each chapter
  • Decide on topic/thesis for first presentation