Brown Bag Introductory Speech
Prompt: Using 3 personal items, give a 1˝ -3 minute speech introducing yourself to the class.
Discussion of the prompt: Bring 3 items to class preferably in a bag or container of some sort (hence, the “brown bag” part of the assignment). Just like with show and tell from grade school, show each item to the class, tell a little about it, and tell why it is important to you. You should rehearse using your props. Prepare a short introduction, talk about each item separately, and end with a short conclusion.
My name is Sachiko Tankei and I am going to tell you a little about myself
“My first item is the
ribbon I used during my gymnastics routine.
This is important to me because I tired out for the Olympics.
Here’s a small demonstration of how I used the ribbon in the
“Again, I am Sachiko
Tankei and I showed you my gymnastics ribbon, the DVD of my performance Japerican,
and CatBus from my favorite movie Totoro.
If anyone reads Anime and wants a translation from Japanese to
English, feel free to ask me!”
You will be graded on the following:
This assignment is worth a total of 50 points.
(Pay close attention as your peers speak; there may be a pop-quiz over presentations later in the week)