INFORMATIVE DRAFT: EVALUATION FORM
SPEAKER NAME: ___________________________________
THOMAS: COM 101-________ POINTS: ________ /30
RATE THE DRAFT KEY
M-Missing- D = Developing S = Solid/Correct E = Effective/Engaging
Gained audience’s attention and interest in topic.MDSE
Introduced/defined topic clearly.MDSE
Motivated audience to learn and/or to be more curious about topic.MDSE
Established speaker connection to topic.MDSE
Previewed main areas in body of speech.MDSE
Main points fully supported with stories, examples, and credible sources.MDSE
Organization well planned and easy to follow.MDSE
Sources cited orally when needed to confirm the credibility of informationMDSE
and visuals presented. Minimum of two used in speech.
Language appropriate for informative goal and audience.MDSE
Connectives effective in supporting organization and flow of speech.MDSE
Reinforced informative goal of speech and main areas.MDSE
Additional opportunities or resources provided to learn/experience more about topic.MDSE
Vivid ending brings speech to a successful completion.MDSE
FORMAT: Fits length/format requirements and includes required elements.
Draft includes typed headings. Introduction, Areas (2-5), and Conclusion
Draft is 3-5 pages typed, double-spaced in manuscript style.
Draft reflects targeting/tailoring information to our COM101 class.
Draft includes the oral citation of TWO sources (minimum).
Draft refers to at least ONE visual aid. Include what you plan to use or show. It is not necessary to include picture, map, video, etc. with required draft.