How many of you have ever battled an eating disorder or known someone with an eating disorder? One or two of every 100 students will struggle or have struggled with an eating disorder. An anonymous quote from someone who struggled an eating disorder once said â
Study Drugs and College Students
A. Attention Getter: "I reached into my backpack, grabbed an Adderall, and went to the bathroom. I smashed it on the bathroom sink and snorted it. I went back to my class and zipped through the rest of my exam, and it made
Speech Date: Wednesday March 28, 2012
A. Attention Getter- Slap ruler on desk and yell “STOP DAYDREAMING AND PAY ATTENTION!!!!!!!!!!”
B. Credibility- Being A.D.H.D., I hear that a lot from my teachers. I have them clap their hands in front of my f
List of Informative Speech Topics
•Biography of an actor, author, painter, politician or the life of some influential person who has an important place in history E.g.: Life of Bill Gates, Life of Virginia Woolf etc.
•Stories of real life heroes E.g. Heroes of 9/11
The Symptoms of Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: After hearing my speech, my audience will know more about the symptoms of
Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder.
Thesis: Obsessive-Compulsive Pe
Purpose: To inform or educate the audience about a topic of your choice.
Time: 4-6 minutes
Topic: Choose a topic that interests you and would probably interest your audience (the class). Consider what your audience already knows about this topic and what their attitud
Health Effects of War
Topic: health effects war has on soldiers
General Purpose: to inform
Specific Purpose: to inform my audience about health effects war has on soldiers
Thesis: If a war can severely impact the countries at war, it surely has a grave impact on those who
Informative Speech – Topical Orientation
General purpose: Addiction to prescription drugs
Specific purpose: To inform my audience about the growing problem of prescription drug abuse, some common drugs that cause abuse, and their effects and some common treatments.
Pattern: People l
INFORMATIVE SPEECH OUTLINE
General Subject: Informative speech; teen suicide.
General Purpose: To inform.
Specific Purpose: Today I will be discussing the topic of teen suicide.
Central Idea: Teen suicide is a growing health concern in the US as it is the third leading cause of dea
The Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder
General Purpose: To inform
Specific Purpose: After hearing my speech, my audience will know more about the symptoms of Bipolar Disorder.
Central Idea: Bipolar Disorder is a brain disorder that causes radical shifts in mo
Submitted by: Course/Section:
Marinela Pineda BSTM-H2T
Dr. Antonio Yango
Good evening. Tonight, I can report to the American people and to the world that the United States has conducted an operation...
Further Understanding Teenage Suicide. An Informative Speech
Attention Grabber: According to Jay Schleifer in his book, Everything You Need to Know About Teen Suicide, “approximately 5000 teens take their lives each year, three times what it was in 1960” (Schleifer, 1988, p.12).
INFORMATIVE SPEECH TRANSCRIPT
Western Michigan University
Imagine you are unable to get out of bed, to eat, unassisted. Needing
another to clothe and bathe you day in and day out. Is that living? When
it’s your time to go, would that be dying with dignity?...
Specific Purpose: To inform people about the drastic consequences we as a country/ and individuals will face if we continue our poor nutrition cycles.
According to the CDC (Center for Disease Control), more then 1/3 of Americans (35.7%) are obese. Today, I’d like to...
Informative Speech Outline
1. Creative Attention Getter
a. My creative attention getter will be playing a video with some hard helmet-to-helmet hits in the NFL
2. Thesis Statement
a. Football is a hard-hitting sport and can cause concussions, head injuries, and even...
I. Raise your hand if anyone here knows someone who has suffered from depression? A depressive disorder is an illness that involves the body, mood, and thoughts. It interferes with daily life, normal functioning, and causes pain for both the person with the...
Specific Goal: To inform my audience about the myths and mysteries surrounding Superstitions and how they have transitioned through
Thesis Statement: In this essay I will uncover the history and origin of superstitions, common superstitions and what their meaning,
General Purpose: To Inform.
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about yoga.
Thesis Statement: I want my audience to be informed about what yoga is, its history, and why it has become so popular in recent years.
I. (Open w/
Elina Bagga Informative Speech Outline
SP 211 07/19/2010
Specific Purpose Statement: To inform my audience about the controversy over the Arizona Bill SB1070.
Strategic Order: Topical
I. Arizona passed a new law which grants the local