Type
Crossword
Description

Looking at your audience eyecontact
Stand up straight! posture
A round of applause feedback
Now they're listening! attentiongrabber
The focus, focus, focus thesis
Signals what's to come preview
The stars of your speech's body main points
Is this a way to open your intro? question
Where it's at podium
Makes it E-Z to follow organization
A figure of speech (as you may know) simile
Anyone listening? audience
Smooth movers transitions
The way to perfect Practice
Have this in yourself (Not lion!) pride

Ms.Barrow's Essay Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The main idea of your essay thesis
You use __________ to support your ideas and points evidence
A noun or noun phrase that renames another noun in the sentence. appositive
When you expand or explain your evidence, it is called_________. elaboration
You create this as a plan before writing your essay. outline
Your thesis statement goes in the __________ sentence of your Intro paragraph. last
The first step of the writing process. (4 words) breakdowntheprompt
Term that means what or who your essay is about. topic
You must ______ evidence cite
Words or phrases that provide a connection between ideas, sentences, and paragraphs. transistions
Special paragraph that must be included in an argumentative essay. counterclaim
You must identify the prompt's task, topic, and __________ focus
The last paragraph of an essay conclusion
Attention grabber hook
You write with a __________ pencil
Always put your ______________ on assignments. name
person, place, thing, idea noun
action word verb
acronym used to remember conjunctions fanboys
Language ________ arts
Fill in the _________ thesis blank

Public speaking Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

moderator
cliche
analogy
simile
metaphor
keynote
introduction
pacing
diction
eye contact
posture
poise
volume
audience
movement
enunciation
pronunciation
kinesthetic
auditory
visual

Speech Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

To restate or summarize Paraphrase
Paying attention to what we hear Listening
Vibration of sound waves on the eardrum Hearing
"Undivided attention" Active listening
Presenting something thats not yours Plagiarism
1st 10 Amendments Bill of Rights
Hormones released into a bloodstream Adrenaline
A message is communicated Channel
A person who recieves a message Listener
Person who tells the message Speaker
Anything that a speaker communicates to someone else Message
Nonverbal messages sent from listener to a speaker Feedback
Time or place where speech takes place Situation
Rights/Wrongs in human affair Ethics
"400 to 800 words a minute" Spare
Nervous to talk in front of people Stage fright
Focused, organized thinking Critical

Public Speaking Basics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the theft or misinterpretation of intellectual property (someone's ideas, beliefs, or theories); the substantial unattributed copying of another's work Plagiarism
the very beginning of the speech; the first things out of the speaker's mouth Introduction
where the speaker anchors their point to certain locations in the room or on the stage Visual Paragraphing
occurs at the very beginning of the speech and allows for the speaker to identify Connection
the overall goal of the speech; whether it is to inform, motivate or persuade Purpose
what the audience will walk away with or take with them after listening to the speech Message
the major part of the speech Body
occurs at the end of the speech to quickly recap all of the information presented and reinforce any other valuable points Review
to encourage the audience to take action Motivate
a "sneak peek" at the speech; should be short and contain just the main points of the speech Preview
the closing of the speech; should be strong and concise Conclusion
to share information with the audience Inform
stand-alone topics the speaker wants the audience to walk away with or remember Main Points
using information to convince the audience to think or feel a certain way Persuade
used to justify, prove or enhance the main points of the speech Support

Argumentative Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

making a claim supporting it argument
making a claim supporting it using feelings persuasion
The position that you are trying to get your reader to accept claim
Facts that support your claim evidence
Statement that explains how the evidence supports and connects to the claim bridge
Challenging the argument by addressing the position of someone who may not agree with the argument counterargument
Demonstrating why the counterargument is wrong refutation
Who will be affected by the topic. Who will read the essay. audience
Also known as claim Thesis statement
First paragraph where you will hook the reader introduction
Paragraph that introduces the reason that your claim is valid Body Paragraph 1
Paragraph that introduces the second reason that your claim is valid Body Paragraph 2
Paragraph that introduces an opposing claim Body Paragraph 3
Last paragraph that restates the thesis statement conclusion
The first sentence in each paragraph that tells you what the paragraph is talking about topic sentence
words that show the relationships among the ideas in a piece of writing transition

High School Graduation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What you say to all of your freinds as you leave goodbye
throw it in the air at the end of the ceremony graduationcap
you recieve this upon graduating diploma
choosing which one to go to after graduating can be difficult college
Don't for get to sign all of your freinds __________! yearbooks
Make sure you smile in all of your _________________! photos
The smartest one at graduation valedictorian
When you recieve your diploma you move your ______________ from right to left. tassel
Listen to the validictorian give his _______________. speech
These invite all friends and family to the ceremony invitations
Pomp & _________________________ Circumstance
Hopefully you get one of these so you don't have to pay too much for college Scholarship
Another word for graduation commencement
BFF Bestfriendsforever
The students as a whole. class
Don't forget to thank them for getting you this far. parents
instructors and coaches teachers
Celebrate till early morning party
The robe you wear gown
They'll be there in the audience cheering you on. Family
You'll look back at these and smile. moments
Don't forget to send these out when all is said and done. Thankyous
General ___________________ Developement Education
Prom, Dance or __________. cotillion

Argument Writing Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A mental or emotional position on a topic position
Bringing the argument back to your side rebuttle
Important information topic that makes intro paragraph feel complete. background info
Where you go to get your information. source
The reason the author chooses to write something authors purpose
Closely connected or appropriate to the matter at hand relevant
Main idea. central idea
Phrases or words used to connect one idea to the next. transitions
Ideas or steps are prioritized by the writer or speaker according to their value. order of importance
Persuasive technique used to tap into the reader's emotions and feelings type of hook emotional appeal
Not connected to the matter at hand. irrelevant
Professional word choice, formatting, and conventions. formal writing
Last sentence of intro paragraph. thesis
Quote evidence author gives credit and help justify your point. cite
To look at something closely examine
To say something is true when others may not agree. claim

Fall Semester Exam Review Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Formal
Static
Speech
Understand
Feedback
Plain Folk
Misuse of Statistics
Testimonial
Bandwagon
Persuasion
Propaganda
Eye Contact
Audience
Enthusiasm
Pupose
Interviewer
Interviewee
Interview
Power Point
Posture
Accomplishments
Skills
Work Experience
Email
Resume
Organization
Closing
Greeting
Time
Date
Subject
Connotative
Denotative
World
National
State
Local
Intrapersonal
Interpersonal
Receiver
Sender
Mail
Texting
Sign language
Informative
Non-Verbal
Verbal
Communication

Positive Work Ethics Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

number of personal work traits that are wanted from workers five
number of skills needed to become an active listener five
number of components there are for positive work ethic four
completing your tasks ON TIME is called ____ ____________ time management
to be on time punctual
_____ attention pay
non-verbal: ________ language body
information about a reaction: provide ___________ feedback
___________ work ethic positive
name of this class intro to leadership

Unit 1 Speech Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

selective
retention
precision
listening
hearing
empathy
critical listening
situation
purpose
method
audience
verbal
sender
receiver
public speaking
process
nonverbal
message
mass communication
interpersonal
interference
feedback loops
feedback
context
communication model
medium
channel
stage fright
democracy
apprehension
communication
adrenaline