CALS 183 Communication Methods Lecture Thirteen Outline,Tuesday, December 2, 2008


Final Exam: Tuesday Dec. 16, 8:00AM, 207 Lafayette


Be sure you know your Speech date and lab role assignment, these have been updated!


Finish Formal Introductions:

Speak Off Next Week:
-Best Presentation from each lab will be presented in lecture.  Winner gets 100% on the Final Exam.  Contestants get +10% added to their final exam grade.
-Student audience evaluates speakers and gets to rank presentations #1 through #3.
-Winner chosen by Dr. Leonard with taking student votes into consideration.  Dr. L will email winner to class list by 4pm Tuesday afternoon.
-Speakers are evaluated on the criteria on our Informational/Persuasive/Choice critique sheets (not which is funniest or most entertaining necessarily).
-Speakers sequence will be chosen at random (from hat).
-We need to start ON TIME (12:30 SHARP!) to have time for everyone, and complete the class evaluation. 
-Please come to class on a few minutes early and be in your seat at 12:30.
-Speakers should limit their presentations to 10 minutes MAX and have any speakers aides, props, etc. arranged before time.
-The Speak Off will be videotaped.

-Speak Off Contestants: use the online facilities scheduler to find out when Lafayette 207 is free for you to practice:
-Speakers may alter their speech from the original given in lab (based on feedback from TAs and student peers), but keep to the 10 minute max time limit.

Teaching Assistant Openings next spring.  Earn 3 credits, take CALS 125 Teaching Assistant Development, meets Thursday evenings 5:30-6:45
CALS 85 next Spring (2009):
Tuesday Morning Lab 10:00-12:00
CALS 002 next Spring (2009):
Tuesday Morning Lab: 8:30-10:30