What is the correct format for speaking notes?

USE an outline format for your notes: An outline helps you visually recall the structure of your talk. Placing numerals and letters by the various points in your talk also helps you distinguish main points from subordinate ones. If you indent supporting points, the outline will be easier to read while you are speaking.

How do you make flashcards for speeches?

How to make cue cardshave ONE main subject heading or idea per card.have a heading showing which part of the speech the card covers.are written or printed clearly using larger than usual font (so you can read them easily)have plenty of white space around each word or phrase to help them stand out.

Is it OK to have notes during a presentation?

There is nothing wrong with using notes when giving a presentation or speech. Many people think that using notes makes them appear unsure of what they are talking about and not like a subject expert. However, giving a presentation is not a memory test.

How do you talk without seeing notes?

1. The Journey Method for remembering a speechChunk your talk into a series of trigger words that will help you to remember every section. Think of a journey round a familiar setting, let’s say it’s your home. Define your ‘stations’. Load your first station. Keep loading the stations. Make it vivid.

What to add to a speech to make it longer?

So read ahead to find out how to make a presentation longer in natural and exciting ways.Speak slowly and deliberately. Speaking quickly is a very natural reaction to nerves. Over-Prepare. Don’t just be prepared. Engage with the audience. Repetition. Create a handout. Use PowerPoint Slides. Show a video clip.