CVESDTALKS STUDENT SUPPORT PAGE
4th – Middle School
Hello students and support! We are so happy that you are here. On this page are support videos to help you (or your child) with CVESDTALKS. For additional support, please talk with your teachers about important dates and resources.
Who is the course for?
This course is for CVESD students who are participating in CVESDTALKS. The resources are to be used to help students prepare. Parents and teachers, please make every effort to support your child in developing the talk of their life.
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Lesson 1 – What is a TED Talk
The purpose of a talk is to inform, inspire your audience to consider their idea.
Video 9 Min
Lesson 2 – How to Come Up with an Idea
In this video we will share how to develop an idea worth sharing and explore this year’s theme, “Peace is Possible.”
Lesson 3 – The Elements of a Speech
In this video, we will help students understand the elements of a good talk and how to use them in your speech.
Video 19 Min
In this video, we will share various ways to start a talk to capture the attention of the audience.
Video 14 Min
Students, please work your teacher and principal to prepare for CVESDTALKS.
- April 7th : 4th Grade Winners Selected
- April 8th: 5th Grade Winners Selected
- April 9th: 6th Grade and Middle School Winners Selected
- May 19th: Winners Presented to the CVESD Board