(1) PUBLIC SPEAKING - SOLO
The topic, context, target audience, and role of the competitor will be sent out one month before the competition.
(2) PERFORMANCE ARTS - SOLO STORY TELLING
Telling a story using props/and/or costume (e.g. illustrations from the book, puppets, or hats ) would be regarded as 2 skills.
(3) CREATIVE WRITING
(4) VERSE SPEAKING (all poems spoken from memory)
(5) IMPROMPTU SPEAKING
Create and tell a story around an object provided by the Adjudicator - 4 minutes given for preparation & performance – all competitors are taken to a quiet room and then, one at a time, they are given 2 minutes in a quiet space with the object to prepare.