A few students did a short introductions about themselves by using " who, where, why, when and how" as part of their introduction. Each student had 2 minutes to present his or her introduction speech. Some students talked about their habits and some talked about their pets.
The expectation of the class is that each student participates the speaker role and respects others.
The play money has been distributed to the students and each has $1500 to start with. During the course of the semester, the students are encouraged to earn by participating the speech role, prepare workhome, be class officers. Of course, the students will loss play money if they are late for the class, absences from the class, does not handing the homework on time, interrupting the class, side chat with other students and play cell phone during the class.
Thd goal of play money is to encourage student to manage their own finances and try to earn as much as they can at the end of the semester.
The main objective for the following class is focused on Toastmaster meeting format and the first class officers election.
Also, the first homework is due this week. The homework is at least one and half page writing essay about sometime you are interested and willing to share with classmates. It will be the students first speech essay.