All About Me

Good Essays
All About Me
General Purpose: To Inform
Specific Purpose: To inform my audience about myself and why I am a good addition to this classroom.
Organizational Method:
Introduction:
Attention Getter: In this public speaking class, we have 74 days left until the end of the semester, and for some of us the end of high school entirely. We have 96 hours and 42 minutes left in this class, but my speech will only take five minutes or about 0.086% of our class time together. Since this is such a small percentage of our time, hopefully you will listen listen and learn something interesting about me.
Relevance Statement: To properly understand our audience in a public speaking class, as class members we should do our best to learn about others and this speech will help you learn
…show more content…
I am currently 18 years old.
I live in Eldridge, Iowa.
I have four brothers, all different ages: 3, 4, 13 and 15.
Next year, I will be continuing my intramural basketball career at the University of Iowa.
While there, I will also be studying for a degree in Energy and Environmental Engineering.
Transition: Now that I’ve discussed some background information, I will move into my hobbies and activities.
Most of my hobbies and activities revolve around one thing, sports.
I play basketball and run cross country and track.
When I am at home, I am usually watching sports on TV.
If I play my PS4, it is exclusively sports games.
My favorite sport is basketball.
My favorite professional sports teams are the Dallas Cowboys of the NFL, Dallas Mavericks of the NBA, and the New York Mets of the MLB.
Transition: Now that you know more about me and my hobbies, I will discuss some unique and trivial facts about myself.
I have been very lucky in my life and I have had some genuinely cool experiences.
I have been to three countries outside of the US: Scotland, England, and Costa Rica.
I have ridden the London Eye(the big ferris wheel).
While in Costa Rica, I was robbed at

You May Also Find These Documents Helpful

  • Good Essays

    all about me

    • 1145 Words
    • 3 Pages

    My full name is Celina Guerrero. There’s nothing extra special about my name but in French “Celina” translates to sky or heaven. According to my father, I was named after my grandfather, Cecelio. My mother originally wanted to name me Cecelila, fortunately, my dad wasn’t too eager on that name and came up with Celina instead. I was born on the 21st of October in 1998 in a urban city in the state of Utah. The city that I was born in was only the city that I was born in. I grew up in a smaller town…

    • 1145 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    All About Me

    • 408 Words
    • 2 Pages

    write about myself, the result would be this.My name is Lourance Banna. I am a senior in Westside High School.Being a senior in high school you would think is one of the best feelings in the world. Well it is! The past three years I have worked hard to get this far and now I am finally here. I have a whole new title...”SENIOR”! I am very enthusiastic and friendly person. Hopefully I can continue in college and get even better. My family has sacrificed a lot for seventeen years to bring me to…

    • 408 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    its all about me

    • 467 Words
    • 2 Pages

    never think about the name they were given by their parents. I believe that a name can help mold you into what you become but not determine who you will be. I will discuss my first and middle name, my last name, and finally what experts say about the power of a name. My first name, is onyekachi it’s an Nigerian name… I know your looking like “Wow” what kind of name is that well it’s a really powerful name my mom gave me it means “who’s greater than God”. My mom said the reason why she gave me this name…

    • 467 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    all about me

    • 526 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Expository/Literary Analysis Reflection- Fahrenheit 451 Character Analysis … Page Fahrenheit 451 Character Analysis … Page ?-? Narrative Essay Reflection- Who are you? The prompt presented within the first week of the new semester was to compose an essay about myself. The first thing that came to mind was the simple fact I was going to fail. I had to ask several questions before even completely understanding the requirements. We had to evaluate who we were, why we were here, and how Mr. Henthorn could be…

    • 526 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    All about me

    • 432 Words
    • 2 Pages

    As defined in most dictionaries, life is a period of existence, but to me life is not just that. It is a way of living and life is living itself. It is loyalty, love, hope, time, patience, courage, faith, strength, enjoyment, smiles, perseverance, happiness and all of the other beautiful things we often think about. Some people might not know it, but the happiness of our lives depends on the quality of our thoughts. I do not exactly mean that a person who always keeps an idle mind is not living…

    • 432 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    All About Me .

    • 1005 Words
    • 5 Pages

    scar. This raggedy old scar is about nine years old but I still remember every single detail of how this happened. An almost trip to the hospital wasn’t supposed to happen with just a game of basketball that I wasn’t playing. This almost fun day was one of the worst days of my life; this was the night of my life. Why do we have to play tag? This game makes me very exhausted but I have to other wise my crush is going to think I am fat. I am going to need about five bottles of Gatorade to stay…

    • 1005 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    All About Me

    • 430 Words
    • 2 Pages

    parents up until the age of 14 when my dad was separated from my mom and which made me move to Torrance. I’m the type of person who can be really quiet at times but out of nowhere I get louder than a Super bowl stadium. I love to play soccer although I had to drop that class this year due to the fact of me having credit issues. I like the subject science learning about how things work and how the earth works also excites me. I am not going to lie I deeply dislike English, English my least favorite subject…

    • 430 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    All About Me

    • 406 Words
    • 2 Pages

    All About Me my name is terrica clark and on may 27,1995, in birmingham,alabama; a beautiful baby girl was put upon this earth. that baby girl was me. i was born to anetha and terry clark at 10:40 a.m. at Copper Green Hospital. i have two brothers and three sisters which are all older than me. i was raised in a pentecostal church and had a strict upbringing. my mom has been a missionary before i was born and has also been a chef for twelve years at the riverview plaza hotel in downtown, mobile…

    • 406 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    all about me

    • 838 Words
    • 2 Pages

    know negativity will be in every corner of my path. I have also learned to not let that negativity effect me. I’ve made mistakes and learned my lesson. To me mistakes are something to be thankful for, because everything that life gives you, is either a blessing or lesson learned. Growing up I could consider myself “lucky” not by wealth but by the people who have always supported me. Family, to me plays one of the most important roles in my life; I know that no matter what I have a family to fall back…

    • 838 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    All About Me

    • 359 Words
    • 2 Pages

    brochure, on the Design tab of the ribbon, check out the Themes, Colors, and Fonts galleries.Have your own company fonts or colors? No problem! Those galleries give you the option to add your own. | | Favorites: | We know you could go on for hours about how great your business is. (And we don’t blame you—you’re amazing!)But since you need to keep it short and sweet, here are a few suggestions of what you might include…Focus on What You Do BestYou might try a summary of competitive benefits at left…

    • 359 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays