Outlining A Speech

Here are several handouts that will help you prepare, organize, and outline your informative speech. The handouts are available in Adobe Acrobat PDF format for viewing, printing, and downloading with the Acrobat Reader Plug-in. If you have the Adobe Acrobat Reader you are ready to begin reading and printing--If you don't have the Reader just download Adobe's free Acrobat Reader program to view, and print the handouts.

MCC Speech Students should already have these handouts in the handout packet.

Adobe PDF formatted file Icon Your guide to organizing the informative speech outline

Adobe PDF formatted file Icon Your guide to using connectives in the informative speech outline

Adobe PDF formatted file Icon A sample outline to help you organize your outline and your information

Adobe PDF formatted file Icon A check sheet to help you prepare, organize, and outlin your speech

Adobe PDF formatted file Icon A blank template/guide you can outline/write your information on

Time Saving Suggestion -- You can get your own Informative Speech Preparation Outline template in Word 97 format to use as a template and a guide for your own Informative Speech Preparation Outline. You could just plug your information into the framework. It may save you some time--no guarantees though:

Click here to download an Informative Speech Preparation Outline template in Word 97.


The Public Speakers' Resources
|Public Speakers' Page | Speech 151 | Speech 251 | Public Speaking Resources|
|Supporting Your Speech | Sample Speeches | Speech Practice | Speaking Tips|
|Speech Anxiety | Team Presentations | Group Communication | Interviewing|
|Using Visual Aids | ESL Links | Anonymous Feedback | Ron St. John|
|The Learning Center | MCC Library | Maui Language Institute|
|Distance Education Academic Support Services|
|The Ho'oulu OnLine (Student Newspaper)|
|The University of Hawai'i at Manoa|


Page Designer: Ron St. John
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Last Revised: January 16, 2002