MSJS will be running the activity for children up to the age of 14 yrs, from 6th September 2018 to (start of Paryushan) to 24th October 2018 (end of Navpadji Oli).
Respected Shravak / Shravika,
The participant will prepare a speech on either of the following subject and present it. (The performance should be no longer than 3 minutes.)
Subject 1: I love My Derasar because.....
Subject 2: How My Derasar is changing our lives?
Elocution Competition Rules & Guidelines
- The goal of the Elocution competition is to encourage public speaking and sharing one’s spiritual experience and expositing one's faith.
- Children upto the age of 14 years can participate in the competition.
- Speech can be in either Hindi, English or Gujarati.
- The speech may not exceed 3 minutes in duration. The time limit will be strictly enforced. A 30 second warning will be given.
- Children are encouraged to memorize their speech. Use of index cards is allowed, for reference of outline and key points. Reading verbatim from papers, notes, or cards is discouraged and will result in reduction in the participants score.
- Points will be awarded based on the following criteria:
- Greeting & Introduction of the subject
- Exposition of the main theme (conciseness & clarity of message, originality/points of interest, incorporation of personal references & quotations)
- Moral & Practical Application
- SPEAKING PRESENTATION
- Memorization (evaluated by pauses and amount of referring to index cards)
- Verbal Clarity (Annunciation and pronunciation of words, voice strength and projection)
- Presentation/Speaking Style (Mannerisms, Audience contact and voice modulation, Ability to keep the audience engaged by their speaking style)
Please register your child by 11th March 2018.
Event Lead: Jeet Savla 0423 754 728
For further queries, please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
MSJS Management Committee.