2018 – 2019 Speech & Debate Trimester 2 Agenda

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Week 1: December 3 – 7

December 3

  1. Word of the Day: platform event
  2. Clackamas update
  3. Cartoon
  4. Brainstorming
  5. Choose events
  6. List top topics and narrow down
  • Homework: Practice Monday 4-6 , practice Tuesday at lunch, pay for sweatshirts and jackets by Tuesday, Dec. 4

December 4

  1. Word of the Day: republican
  2. Last day to pay for sweatshirts and jackets
  3. Constituesday! Articles 4-5
  4. Watch platform events
  5. Brainstorm ideas for an event-- turn in by the end of class
  • Homework: Practice Monday 4-6 , practice Tuesday at lunch, pay for sweatshirts and jackets by TODAY

December 5

  1. Word of the Day: full faith and credit clause
  2. Donut reminder
  3. Watch infom
  4. Platform labs
  • Homework: Practice Monday 4-6 , practice Tuesday at lunch with Ms. Hanson, holiday party is Dec. 17 from 6-8 PM

December 6

  1. Word of the Day: privileges and immunities clause
  2. Donut reminder
  3. Watch ADS
  4. Platform labs
  5. Outlining
  6. Outline your platform event
  • Homework: Practice Monday 4-6 , practice Tuesday at lunch with Ms. Hanson, holiday party is Dec. 17 from 6-8 PM, N. Medford tournament is Saturday-- meet out front at 7:15 am, congress is Wednesday-- dismiss at 3:25 and depart at 3:40

December 7

  1. Word of the Day: analogy
  2. Legislation-- pick a piece!
  3. Set goals if you attended Clackamas
  4. WORK DAY! Start writing platform speech or revise/ edit one you've written, write congress speech (due Tuesday by the end of class), review and run through events for N. Medford tournament
  • Homework: Practice Monday 4-6 , practice Tuesday at lunch with Ms. Hanson, holiday party is Dec. 17 from 6-8 PM, N. Medford tournament is Saturday-- meet out front at 7:15 am, congress is Wednesday-- dismiss at 3:25 and depart at 3:40 and wear an ugly sweater!

Week 2: December 10 – 14

December 10

  1. Word of the Day: articulation
  2. Legislation-- pick a piece!
  3. Congress reminder!
  4. Set goals if you attended Clackamas and/ or N. Medford
  5. Cartoon
  6. Write congress speech and/ or prep platform speech (due tomorrow by the end of class)-- practice congress on Wednesday
  • Homework: Practice Monday 4-6 , practice Tuesday at lunch with Ms. Hanson, holiday party is Dec. 17 from 6-8 PM, congress is Wednesday-- dismiss at 3:25 and depart at 3:40 and wear an ugly sweater

December 11

  1. Word of the Day: assimilation
  2. Congress is TOMORROW-- dismiss at 3:25 and depart at 3:40 and wear an ugly sweater
  3. Articles VI and VII with Ms. Hanson
  4. Go to room 18-- finish congress speeches-- turn in by the end of the period!
  5. Set goals if you attended Clackamas and/ or N. Medford
  6. Write and prep platform speech
  • Homework: Practice Monday 4-6 , practice Tuesday at lunch with Ms. Hanson, holiday party is Dec. 17 from 6-8 PM, congress is TOMORROW-- dismiss at 3:25 and depart at 3:40 and wear an ugly sweater

December 12

  1. Word of the Day: audience demographics
  2. Donut reminder
  3. Congress is TODAY-- dismiss at 3:25 and depart at 3:40 and wear an ugly sweater
  4. St. Mary's payments due next Thursday
  5. Practice congress
  • Homework: No practice Monday-- it is our holiday party!, practice Tuesday at lunch, holiday party is Dec. 17 from 6-8 PM

December 13

  1. Word of the Day: audience dynamics
  2. Donut reminder
  3. Congress update
  4. Write platform speech-- due Monday by the end of class (make sure you read aloud to check time)
  • Homework: Wear sweatshirts/ jackets/ t-shirts tomorrow, No practice Monday-- it is our holiday party!, practice Tuesday at lunch, holiday party is MONDAY from 6-8 PM, St. Mary's payment due next Thursday

December 14

  1. Word of the Day: bandwagon
  2. Pic in new gear!
  3. Bond Committee meeting-- Dec. 20th @ 5:30 @ CPE-- join in if you'd like!
  4. WORK DAY! Finish platform speech-- due Monday by the end of class (make sure you read aloud to check time); work on debate cases, goals, and events for St. Mary's; complete log and turn in at the end of class
  • Homework: No practice Monday-- it is our holiday party!, practice Tuesday at lunch, holiday party is MONDAY from 6-8 PM, St. Mary's payment due Thursday

Week 3 December 17 – 21

December 17

  1. Word of the Day: bibliography
  2. Cartoon
  3. Party TONIGHT!
  4. Finish platform speech-- print and turn in by the end of class
  • Homework: No practice today-- it is our holiday party!, practice Tuesday at lunch, St. Mary's payment due Thursday, Bond Committee meeting-- Dec. 20th @ 5:30 @ CPE-- join in if you'd like!

December 18

  1. Word of the Day: body language
  2. taking tests/ quizzes
  3. types of gesturing
  4. using gestures
  5. adding gestures to speeches
  6. peer review speeches in labs
  • Homework: practice on Jan 2 @ 11-1 in tech center, practice Tuesday at lunch, St. Mary's payment due Thursday, Bond Committee meeting-- Dec. 20th @ 5:30 @ CPE-- join in if you'd like

December 19

  1. Word of the Day: descriptive gesture
  2. Donut reminder
  3. Tone of voice video
  4. Practice tone of voice
  5. Add tone to speech
  6. Edit speeches and give to Sullivan for editing/ practice impromptu
  • Homework: practice on Jan 2 @ 11-1 in tech center, practice Tuesday at lunch, St. Mary's payment due Thursday, Bond Committee meeting-- Dec. 20th @ 5:30 @ CPE-- join in if you'd like

December 20

  1. donut reminder

December 21

Christmas Vacation: December 24 – January 4

Week 4: January 7 – 11

January 7

January 8

January 9

January 10

January 11

Week 5: January 14 – 18

January 14

January 15

January 16

January 17

January 18

Week 6: January 21 – 25

January 21

  1. Martin Luther King Jr. Day – no school

January 22

January 23

January 24

January 25

Week 7: January 28 – February 1

January 28

  1. Inservice/Professional Development

January 29

January 30

January 31

February 1

Week 8: February 4 – 8

February 4

February 5

February 6

February 7

February 8

Week 9: February 11 – 15

February 11

February 12

February 13

February 14

February 15

Week 10: February 18 – 22

February 18

  1. President's Day – no school

February 19

February 20

February 21

February 22

Week 11: February 25 – March 1

February 25

February 26

February 27

February 28

March 1

  1. End of Trimester 2

Week 12: March 4 – 8

March 4

March 5

March 6

March 7

March 8

  1. End of Trimester 2