Checklist for Student Speech Folder
___ Pocket folder with your name, title of your presentation, and date of your presentation, on the outside cover
___ Completed mind map and objectives statement
___ Student critique sheets
___ Research notes
___ Visual Aids, Overhead Transparencies, etc.
___ Speech notes, cards, or outlines
___ Reflection paper. Syllabus instructions below…
Start with the objectives of your presentation -- what you want your audience to know and to do as a result of your presentation, then use the following three sub-headings
to frame your paper:
a. The speech I prepared for:
Why you chose your topic…how your conducted your research…the credibility of
your sources, especially web –based sources…the objectives of your speech…how
you went about constructing the speech…the amount and type of practice you did…the
feedback you received…any other preparation.
b. The speech I gave:
Give details of how your speech went…comparison of the speech with the one you
practiced…what was going on in your head during the speech…what the video tape
showed…things you did right…things you did wrong…student critique
comments…anything else concerning the actual speech and how it felt to you.
c. Improvements for next time: Things you wish you had done differently to give the ideal speech…what would you have done differently in preparing for and delivering your speech…what will you do next time to improve…anything else that you wish you had done and would do in the future.