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Rhetorical Figures in Sound: Symploce. Charlotte Higgins says one of the most interesting aspects of Barack Obama's speeches is the enormous debt they owe to the oratory of the Romans. In the run-up to the US presidential election, the online magazine Slate ran a series of dictionary definitions of "Obamaisms".

Charlotte Higgins says one of the most interesting aspects of Barack Obama's speeches is the enormous debt they owe to the oratory of the Romans

One ran thus: "Barocrates (buh-ROH-cruh-teez) n. An obscure Greek philosopher who pioneered a method of teaching in which sensitive topics are first posed as questions then evaded. " There were other digs at Barack Obama that alluded to ancient Greece and Rome. Wistia Hub. How to Write a Speech (with Sample Speeches)

Writing with Writers: Speech Writing Home. How to Write a Speech - step by step help. - step-by-step speech writing help.

How to Write a Speech - step by step help

Sample speech outline: an organizational template. Sample Voice Over Scripts - PSA Script Samples. In January 2010, a deadly earthquake struck Haiti.

Sample Voice Over Scripts - PSA Script Samples

The destruction was unimaginable. Even the capitol building lies in ruins. Rubble is everywhere and people are still digging out. A quarter million dead, countless injured. Buildings, schools, and homes leveled to the ground. Main Section. Voice Over Sample Scripts. (NOTE: If you're an agency or producer needing copywriting assistance, see our notes on writing voice over copy.)

Voice Over Sample Scripts

Voice over artists need scripts for practice and demonstration. How many voice over scripts are out there? Well, let's see... There are 39,000 advertising agencies in the United States alone. Albert Mehrabian. Albert Mehrabian (born 1939 in an Armenian family in Iran), currently Professor Emeritus of Psychology, UCLA, has become known best by his publications on the relative importance of verbal and nonverbal messages.

Albert Mehrabian

His findings on inconsistent messages of feelings and attitudes have been misquoted and misinterpreted throughout human communication seminars worldwide, and have also become known as the 7%-38%-55% Rule, for the relative impact of words, tone of voice, and body language when speaking. Elements of communication[edit] Guide to Discussion Skills. Asking questions and joining in discussions are important skills for university study.

Guide to Discussion Skills

Mark Bowden: 10 Body Language Hacks That Instantly Boost Your State Of Mind. Body Language Expert Mark Bowden at TEDxToronto - The Importance Of Being Inauthentic. Make Body Language Your Superpower. The Human Voice. Words, words, words. Talks to help you be a better listener. Before public speaking

Make a stunning animated video. In minutes. Chegg eReader. Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action. Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are. Online Debate Community. Don't Eat Anything With A Face. For The Motion Dr.

Don't Eat Anything With A Face

Neal Barnard Clinical Researcher & Author, 21-Day Weight Loss Kickstart Neal Barnard, M.D., is Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine at the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., who guides numerous clinical trials investigating the effects of diet on body weight, chronic pain, and diabetes. Barnard’s most recent study of dietary interventions in type 2 diabetes was funded by the National Institutes of Health. Learn more Gene Baur President and Co-Founder, Farm Sanctuary Gene Baur, President and Co-founder of Farm Sanctuary, has been hailed as “the conscience of the food movement” by Time magazine.

Learn more Against The Motion Chris Masterjohn Nutritional Sciences Researcher & Blogger, The Daily Lipid Chris Masterjohn pursued a career in health and nutrition after recovering from health problems he developed as a vegan by including high-quality, nutrient-dense animal foods in his diet. Learn more Joel Salatin Farmer & Author Learn more. More Clicks, Fewer Bricks: The Lecture Hall Is Obsolete. Debates. Teaching Rhetoric with Ethos, Logos, and Pathos. By Katherine Docimo In high school, the ELA Common Core Standards require students to develop formal writing skills; creating essays and arguments that are well-thought-out and syntactically varied.

Teaching Rhetoric with Ethos, Logos, and Pathos

They also require students to effectively use persuasive writing strategies to defend a claim or point of view. A key to strong persuasive writing is being able to dissect and validate or debunk other arguments, which requires a basic knowledge of rhetoric. A great way to enhance student understanding of effective arguments is to teach the Aristotelian concepts of Ethos, Logos, Pathos. Draft a strong conclusion.

Untitled Document. Free Public Speaking Video Series - Andy Harrington's Public Speakers University. Teaching The N Word With Socratic Seminar. How To Bring Socratic Seminar Method Into Your Classroom. GLI_-_Socratic_Seminar_-_Graphic_Organiser.doc. Journey to Excellence: Seminar Assessment Criteria. Bloom's Digital Taxonomy. This is the introduction to Bloom's Digital Taxonomy.

Bloom's Digital Taxonomy

The different taxonomical levels can be viewed individually via the navigation bar or below this introduction as embedded pages. This is an update to Bloom's Revised Taxonomy which attempts to account for the new behaviours and actions emerging as technology advances and becomes more ubiquitous. Bloom's Revised Taxonomy describes many traditional classroom practices, behaviours and actions, but does not account for the new processes and actions associated with Web 2.0 technologies, infowhelm (the exponential growth in information), increasing ubiquitous personal technologies or cloud computing.Bloom's Digital Taxonomy isn't about the tools or technologies rather it is about using these to facilitate learning.

Outcomes on rubrics are measured by competence of use and most importantly the quality of the process or product. For example. Key Resources This infographic links Blooms Digital Taxonomy to the communication spectrum. Applying. Liberal Studies Course.