School Enrichment- Public Speaking
2009-2010 4-H/Tropicana Public Speaking Contest Information
The program is structured for students to create, write, and present short speeches. Tropicana provides the educational materials for educators to present a series of prepared lessons on public speaking. Each classroom selects one student to compete in their school grade level competition. The winners from the 4th & 5th grade level competition are sent to the county competition to represent their school. Ribbons, medallions and plaques for finalist, as well as certificates of participation for all students are provided by Tropicana.
Three Ways Students May Participate
are three ways in which students may participate:
for all students & first, second, third place ribbons.
4th and/or 5th classes
second, third place medallions.
place representative from each school
second, third place plaques & roving trophy for first
Do You Participate
2007-2008 4-H/Tropicana Winners
Esther Coolidge (1st Place)
Elise Fernandez-Ledon (2nd Place)
Fifth Grade Winners:
Ryan Conde (1st Place)
Kimberly Foreiter (2nd Place)
Khalid Handan (3rd Place)
Joseph Kenyon (Honorary Mention)
2007-2008 4-H/Tropicana Winning Speech
Fifth Grade Winner
Ryan Conde (1st Place) -"The
Carine Ghannoum (1st Place) – “Good Citizenship”
- Tropicana Enrollment Form
- Public Speaking Factsheet by Alex Diaz
- Public Speaking Project Book (students that complete book can qualify to win a 4-H pin at the member recognition. Club leaders must submit project pin entry form; pleasse refer to the "Awards"section.)
Free Award Samples:
By filling out the Tropican enrollment form you receive free curriculum, lesson plans, instructions on how to conduct a classroom and school competition, ability to send your first place winner of your school to the country competition, but most exciting of all is the free certificates, free ribbons, free medallions, and free plaque!!!!
Every youth that participates will receive a free certificate.
Every first, second and third place winners of the classroom competitions will receive ribbons.
Every first, second and third place winners of the school competition will receive medallions.
Every first, second and third place winners of the county competition will receive plaques.
To contact 4-H Agent Alex Diaz
Para leer en Español
Clover Times Newsletter
Contact 4-H Staff
- Amelia Earhart Park
401 E. 65th Street, Hialeah, FL 33013
Phone: 305-769-4050 or 305-769-4051
- Cassandra Weston, Agent
- Shirley Bender, 4H Secretary