speeches

Student Voice: High school senior delivers “Class of COVID” graduation speech

Student Voice

“Because of OUR voice we are seeing the change that should have been in place a LONG time ago and that is something we should be proud of,” says Anne Laurie Pierre in her graduation speech. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Write your own presidential inauguration speech

Lesson Plan

Learn about the importance of inaugural addresses in U.S. civic life, then write your own. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech as a work of literature

Lesson Plan

Students will study Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech and discuss the literary influences on King’s speech. Continue reading

Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.