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

  • Lesson Plan – 1
  • Student Workbook – 1
  • Activity Pieces – 8
  • Slideshows – 4
  • Videos – 9
  • Parent Engagement – 9
  • BC Curriculum Snapshots Grades 2 – 9
  1. Critical Thinking
  2. Public Speaking
  3. Resiliency
  4. Empathy
  5. Patience
  6. Verbal Communication 
  7. Written Communication
  8. Non Verbal Communication
  9. Creativity
  10. Decision Making
  11. Emotional Regulation
  12. Self Awareness
  13. Self Leadership
  14. Listening
  15. Collaboration
  16. Body Language
  17. Confidence
  18. Storytelling
  19. Giving Feedback
  20. Memorization
  • Speech Writing
  • Social Impact
  • Public Speaking
  • Video Recording
  • Drama/Acting
  • Social Impact
  • 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)

Recommended Ages: Based on North American reading, writing and mathematics level for that age group and may vary based on students fluency in these areas where applicable.

Course Length: Courses can be run as in school/after school programs as indicated or run 2 classes back to back to create half day camps. 

Class Size: For classes larger than 12 students, some activity modules may take longer than indicated and have been marked with a “+” next to the time in each lesson plan

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Program Includes:

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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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* Access ongoing program updates and advancements each year.
* Updated materials, videos and resources digitally & physically delivered as they come out.
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