Highlights of speeches a few of our Gem Project youth developed! What did they say?

The Gem Project has developed  models, which aide youth in  constructing their own speech. We believe that the voices of our youth are powerful!

Here are highlights of  speeches that a few of our youth did earlier this year. Not only did they create their own speeches, they also recited it in front of their peers.

Name: Caden

Age: 5

What did Caden reveal in his  speech?

Special Hobbies:

sing, read, dance, & play

Prospective position Caden wants:

Treasurer

Reason?

“I like to handle shiny things.”

What is he promising?

To buy a lot of stuff

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name:  Eliel

Age: 7

What did Eliel reveal in his  speech?

Special Hobbies:

draw and paint

Prospective position Eliel wants:

Vice- President

Reason?

“I like to help others.”

What is he promising?

To always be good and helpful

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name: Idaliz

Age: 7

What did Idaliz reveal in her  speech?

Special Hobbies:

swim and sleep

Prospective position Idaliz wants:

President

Reason?

“I like to handle shiny things.”

What is she promising?

Provide free lunch and get you famous at school

 

 

 

 

Name:  Steven

Age: 9

What did Steven reveal in his  speech?

Special Hobbies:

collecting Pokemon cards, collecting special rocks, writing stories, and reading.

Prospective position Caden wants:

President

Reason?

“I am kind, responsible, and love to help others.”

What is he promising?

To listen to your opinions, help wherever there is a need, and to stand up for you.

 

 

 

Name: Nareshtah

Age: 5

What did Nareshtah reveal in his  speech?

Special Hobbies:

watch TV, color, sleep, bother my brothers.

Prospective position Nareshtah wants:

President

Reason?

“I am funny and I color a lot.”

What is she promising?

To help people, make people be smart, help them eat food, and be strong.

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Lead. Be Brazen–

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Lead. Be Resilent–

  • “Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. Because it’s only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.” -Barack Obama

Lead. Be Strong–

  • “The leadership instinct you are born with is the backbone. You develop the funny bone and the wishbone that go with it.” – Elaine Agather