Course Description

Every positive movement, idea or innovation that has rippled through society, was often started or propelled by a great speech. Being able to share your ideas with the world is a superpower that anyone can develop. This course will help students learn how to organize their thoughts and ideas into a compelling persuasive speech, and develop their confidence and public speaking abilities to deliver their speech to a live audience.

Student Outcome

In this course, you will learn how to convince an audience to take action on a BIG idea you have that could change the world!

Course Objectives

  • Develop perspective & experience speech writing
  • Build students’ confidence to deliver a speech
  • Create a habit of introspection & self development
  • Flex over 20+ Essential Human Soft Skills

Integrates with BC Curriculum

In Person Delivery

9 – 13yrs

8 Classes

60-75min Classes

Included in Adopt a School Package

Resources Included

  • BC Curriculum SnapShots Grades 2-7
  • Lesson Plan – 1
  • Student Workbook – 1
  • Activity Pieces – 8
  • Slideshows – 4
  • Videos – 9
  • Parent Engagement – 9

Top 20 Soft Skills Engaged

  • Critical Thinking
  • Public Speaking
  • Resiliency
  • Empathy
  • Patience
  • Verbal Communication 
  • Written Communication
  • Non Verbal Communication
  • Creativity
  • Decision Making
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Self Awareness
  • Self Leadership
  • Listening
  • Collaboration
  • Body Language
  • Confidence
  • Storytelling
  • Giving Feedback
  • Memorization

Top Technical Skills Learned

  • Speech Writing
  • Social Impact
  • Public Speaking
  • Video Recording
  • Drama/Acting
  • Social Impact

Recommended Materials

  • Computer connected to a TV or Projector to share videos and slideshows with class
  • 1-2 Cameras or Recording Devices (Tablet, Webcam, Phone, etc) that allows students to watch themselves
  • Bean Bags or Small Foam Balls
  • General Schools Supplies (Pencils, markers, tape, etc)

Program Includes:

BizKids HQ Platform Access

* Access all of your licensed programs in one place
* Features "QuickLaunch" to help you quickly pick up from where you left off
* Organizes all of your program tools, resources and assets for each class, ready to deliver in order as you need them
* Additional User Logins can be purchased. Contact Us for Pricing

Course Lesson Plan

* Unique "Easy Flow" layout so the information you need jumps off the page.
* Digital lesson plan file accessible in BizKids HQ Interface
* Designed for effective black & white or colour printing

Student Workbooks

* Digital file accessible in BizKids HQ for demoing to class
* Designed for effective black & white or colour printing.

Kids Teaching Kids Videos

* Include Both Animated & Live Action Educational Videos.
* "BizKid Hosts" in each video are all previous BizKids Graduates.

Lesson Module Game Pieces

* Printable game pieces and tools for lesson modules.
* Designed for effective black & white or colour printing.

Course Tools & Resources

* Slideshows and other visual aids are provided.
* Organizer & Facilitator Success Tips
* Event Planning & Material Checklists
* Provincial Curriculum Requirements with "Program Snap Shots" for Grades 2-7 (BC only, more Provinces coming soon)

Parent Communication

* Parent email templates to send after each lesson.
* Reinforce learning at home with family bonding game suggestions.

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This course is included in the Adopt a School Program. Contact us today to have your school or organization approved.

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