Grade School Public Speaking Programs

“Studies show public speaking skills are now the most valued skills top companies will look for in the future – even more valued than technical skills.” – Harvard Business Review

Do you want your students to learn the skills of EFFECTIVE PUBLIC SPEAKING?

WE CAN HELP!

Learning the art of public speaking at an early age offers many advantages for children that will benefit them for a lifetime. From class presentations to debates to spelling bees, RISE Public Speaking Training will enable your students to speak, present and influence with a high degree of confidence.

Our grade school public speaking program is offered to schools and organizations as 8-week, 12-week or 20-week programs. We can tailor a program to meet your specific needs and schedule, just contact us!

3rd – 4th Graders

Our 3rd/4th grade program covers the following topics:

  • Choosing a topic
  • Word Choice – How to make your words flow
  • Planning your presentation
  • Preparation: Being able to deliver a speech without notes!
  • Using visuals and props
  • Practicing with friends and on your own
  • Final Assignment: Prepare and deliver a 4-5 minute speech on an assigned subject

5th – 6th Graders

Our 5th/6th grade program covers the following topics:

  • Communicating with ease – How to be yourself in all situations
  • Word Choice: How to increase and find the right vocabulary
  • Basic speech structure
  • Um’s, Ah’s and Filler Words begone!
  • Conquer your nerves and fears!
  • Speaking in front of an audience
  • Final Assignment: Prepare and deliver a 4-5 minute speech on an assigned subject

7th – 8th Graders

Our 7th/8th grade program covers the following topics:

  • Communicating with ease- How to be yourself in all situations
  • Overcoming Nervousness
  • Basic Speech Structure
  • Um’s, Ah’s and Filler Words begone!
  • Vocal Variety and Using Humor
  • Engaging and relating to your audience
  • Find Your Own Style and Comfort
  • Final Assignment: Prepare and deliver a 4-5 minute speech on an assigned subject

CONTACT US NOW FOR THE 2020/21 SCHOOL YEAR!

We will work with you to coordinate payment options and provide additional information, including what you’ll need for the first class!

We are scheduling all classes virtually for now, using the Zoom platform, for the safety and convenience of your students!

All of our programs include weekly presentations, activities in class, homework assignments, and additional one-on-one coaching we can schedule outside of regular class time as needed. At the completion of the course students will have earned the RISE Bronze Communicator certification!

For more information, contact us today!

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