Shine on! Build Confidence in Public Speaking and Share Opinion Writing Speech
In this 1-time class, students will learn public speaking tips and share an opinion writing piece with the class in a safe, supportive environment.
Marcy Blesy, BS K-5, MS
119 total reviews for this teacher
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As a teacher and author, I know how important it is to exude confidence when speaking, whether speaking in front of a group of people, meeting a prospective employer for a job interview, or interacting socially with peers. I've spoken to hundreds of students and adults multiple times about being an author. As someone who has anxiety, I've learned some tricks that help me to display confidence instead of fear when I speak. Some adults never learn public speaking skills. Starting young is the...
Students will gain confidence while practicing public speaking, incorporating tips taught by the teacher.
I am the published author of over 25 books for children and have sold over 20000 copies on Amazon since 2012. Book series include BE THE VET, EVIE AND THE VOLUNTEERS, HAZEL: THE CLINIC CAT, NILES AND BRADFORD, CLARA AND TUNI, AND THIRD GRADE OUTSIDER. I give school talks to students about the writing process and encourage the following of one's passions and commitment to hard work despite setbacks. I hope to foster a love of learning and to help students to find joy in their writing. BS in elementary education, over 10 years of experience MS in educational administration
Journal or notebook Pencil or paper (or tablet for writing)
50 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Marcy Blesy, BS K-5, MS
Teacher and author of over 25 books for children modeling my enthusiasm for learning to young learners
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
119 total reviews
170 completed classes
Hello! My name is Marcy. I am a former elementary school teacher who took some twisty turns in parenthood and education and ended up in the library for many years. Sparked, in part, by my students, I became a published author of over 25 books and...