Reflection On My Experience At The Community Service Learning Center
I Learned how to become an active listener during speeches, and how to comment my thoughts out loud to someone after their speech. I learned to ignore certain outside thoughts that came to mind during a speech, …show more content…
I learned how to judge an audience by their demographics, and gender. I tried to use a favorable voice when doing my writings. I learned to watch an audience and listen to their responses verbally and tried to watch their non-verbal responses to my speech. I tried to make eye contact, use my facial expressions to motivate the audience, I tried to be more aware of my movements and where I put my hands at all times.
I used all the different types of speeches when I did my service learning, Persuasive, informative, impromptu and prepared. I used the persuasive in order to try to talk people into adopting our dogs. I used the informative speech to inform the people about Watermelon Mountain Ranch and what we do for the dogs and people and how we bring them together. I also used the impromptu speeches for when I would just walk up to someone looking at our dogs and begin talking to them about all the same stuff. I used the prepared speeches when talking to bigger groups of