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Interactive English Newscasting Session

For their midterm exam, the Interactive English students chose to produce a newscast. Other options were job interview, advertisement, top ten lists, and storytelling.

This activity marks the last of the scripted sessions. 44 more words


A Tribute to Poetry

Here is my Tribute to Poetry speech for speech class! I performed a poem called “Monet Refuses the Operation” by Lisel Mueller and also “A Tribute to Poetry” which I wrote myself. Enjoy!

A story of fighting fear and finding humanity along the way

Paper-clipped piles of papers sit to the left of me, a reminder that grades are due soon. As we near the end of the semester, however, these are not at the forefront of my mind. 756 more words

Snakes In the Classroom

I once taught an online class in creative writing, in English, for students at the University of Gävle, in Gävle, Sweden. One of my female students, I soon learned through our correspondence, was a minor Swedish movie star, although that’s not why I remember her. 634 more words

Overcoming who I used to be

In class today everyone had to get up and give a speech. I was incredibly nervous about today. I know from previous experience that I am not very good at speaking in front of people. 165 more words

Speaking Requirements

Background information: I am currently taking a course called Business Communications. This requires getting up in front of the class and talking. It is all about learning how to pitch yourself to potential employers and how to present yourself in interviews among other things. 164 more words

How to survive speech class and get over stage fright

I have been a motivational speaker for six years now. While I am used to getting up in front of large crowds, I know some of you are not. 684 more words