Speech Team / Forensics

ABOUT

Speech is a competitive team where 6th to 8th grade students learn about different types of competitive speaking and prepare their pieces for competition. Events include Duet Acting, Extemporaneous Speaking, Humorous and Dramatic Interpretation, Declamation, Impromptu, and Poetry Interpretation.

SCHEDULE

FEBRUARY UPDATE…

Speech has started! Our first meeting was Tuesday, February 12, 3:30-5:00 in the Parish Center. Parents were welcome and encouraged to attend, as there was much information given about how Speech works. Students also had the opportunity to start getting signed up for events and browse speech pieces. If you were not able to attend and would like more information about our team, please contact Mrs. Martinez.

Students should get a permission from the board outside 6D.

Meetings on Tuesday 3:30 – 5:00, February to May

Individual morning meeting times may occur.

TIME COMMITMENT

Meetings on Tuesdays after school, February to May

Individual morning meetings may occur.

GRADES

6th – 8th grades

SIGN-UP

Permission forms go home in February

COSTS

Speech meet fees (typically $6 – $7 per entry)

CONTACT

Mrs. Jen Martinez- Speech Coach

jen.martinez@spsl.net