Debate and UIL
9.2.14
Today we will explore the ins and outs of the Current
Events Exam in the UIL Competitions
O What is UIL?
O
Current Events--Take Notes on the Current Events Test on the UIL
Website as a class
O Current Events Practice Test as a class
O The Essay
O Continue Reading Current Events online—add new websites
Current Events Quiz on Friday
Debate
Wednesday 9.3.14
O Current Events Practice Test
O HW: Current Events Quiz on Friday!
30-Second Speech Rubric
O Introduces Self
O Smooth Transitions
O Relays important details about peer
20 pts
20 pts.
20 pts.
O Speaking
O
O
formal, professional
Volume and voice is appropriate
O Looks up often, makes eye contact
20pts.
20 pts.
Thursday
O Study for Current Events Quiz
Friday 8.28.14
Debate
O Current Events Quiz
O NO CELL PHONES FOR ANY REASON
O When you are done turn it face down on your desk
O Sign Up for Pizza Roll sales
O Next week we start extemporaneous speaking—you
will give a speech on Wednesday or Thursday