Here is the information on the 2018/19 Public Speaking Contest!
Since 1983, hundreds of grade 7 students throughout the district have taken part in the district public speaking competition. Each goes through school-based qualifying before advancing to zone competitions. From there, two from each zone advance to the district finals.
Here is a helpful link:
Participants can take the topic in any direction they would like, but there should be some connection.
Here is the criteria:
You do NOT have to agree with the prompt.
Please ensure that your speech is appropriate for a K-7 pubic audience - carefully consider your content and use of tone.
If you search Youtube, there are some video clips that previous public speaking participants have posted.