Term 1 Week 1

Warm up activity

Lesson Objective: Considering Purpose, Audience, Context & Culture when making a speech

Ensure you include your greeting, self-introduction, purpose statement (if necessary)

Modify your speech for the following people instead:

  • What are the questions you should ask yourself?
  • What register* (page 110) should you use?
  1. A senior man (one-to-one introduction)
  2. A long-time friend of yours (one-to-one introduction)
  3. Your school principal
  4. Your entire school
  5. A neighbourhood gangster

Modify your speech for the following social situations instead:

  • What are the questions you should ask yourself?
  • What register* (page 110) should you use?
  1. At a funeral
  2. At your friend’s birthday party