Informative Speaking Assignment Timing: 7-9 minutes per person    Objectives: To deliver an extemporaneous speech To

Informative Speaking Assignment

Timing: 7-9 minutes per person 



  • To deliver an extemporaneous speech
  • To develop and organize informative information
  • To use visual aids in the context of a speech
  • Use and cite outside sources




An informative speech should work to enhance the listener’s knowledge and ensure that listeners remember the information.


For this speech, you are going to prepare a presentation on a topic related to the theme of literacy.

Literacy is something that doesn’t just relate to reading. It is the idea that people should have a basic understanding or competence in an area. For example, media literacy, wine literacy, car literacy, etc. A lot of our lives are premised on literacy. For example, the ability to file taxes relies on numeric literacy, GE coursework is designed to build literacy across disciplines, and owning a car assumes basic maintenance literacy. 


This means that you will choose an object, procedure, person/people, event, or idea to share with the class who we can learn from to improve our literacy. 


You will want to do a thorough audience analysis: what does the audience know about your topic? Is your topic over/underused? Does it fall within the requirements of the assignment? 


You will also be incorporating outside research. 5-7 articles, books, etc. cited in MLA format both in the outline and verbally as you present. 


Finally, you will use a visual aid to highlight or reinforce major points of your speech.

Informative Speech Checklist



Have I read and understood the assignment?

Have I done an audience analysis?

Have I written an outline?

Have I followed an informative speech structure?



Have I practiced for timing?

Have I practiced for delivery?

Have I practiced for language?

Have I practiced with our visual aids?



You will be expected to write a critique for your speech partner. 

Your critique should include a description of what went did well, what could have been improved on, and some strategy for improvement in the next presentation.

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