Romeo and Juliet Opening Speeches

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CHAOS IN THE CLASSROOM!

MANO A MANO COMBAT, VERBAL-STYLE


In this quarter 4 benchmark you are to write and then perform the opening speech in a trial. You will speak for a certain position, making a convincing argument and delivering it effectively. You will be paired up with an opponent and will compete directly against that person in a duel of wits and argumentation.

The rubric you will be graded on is this:

*BENCHMARK 9th grade presentation rubric.doc
*In-class presentation of this assignment


Good luck!



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Verbal combat in benchmark 4!

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Only one student will win this verbal face-off...

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Romeo and Juliet combat!

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