7337 Bollinger Road, Suite E, Cupertino, CA 95014 ♦ Phone: 408-777-8876 ♦ Fax: 408-503-0884 ♦ E-mail: info@communicationacademy.com

Junior Speakers

Junior Speakers: Improv (Sep - Dec)

Enhance your child’s public speaking! In Improv, students learn to be expressive, use eye contact, gain vocal confidence, and deliver nonverbal communication through gestures and body language.  Through our curriculum, students will convey personality and poise on the spot. With small class sizes, experienced instructors focus on each student. Students practice individual and group performances weekly and give a final presentation at the last class. Max of 12 students.

Junior Speakers: Reader’s Theater (Jan - Mar)

Boost your child’s public speaking delivery! With an emphasis on voice, Reader’s Theater teaches students vocal expression, proper pitch, tone, pace, and volume to connect to their audience. Students practice this expressive storytelling in weekly speeches and activities, and wrap-up the class with a final presentation.

Junior Speakers: Storytelling (Mar - May)

Improve your child’s vocal delivery through storytelling! This course helps your child develop effective vocal variation, appropriate pitch, volume, and pace through creating and reciting their own story. This activity-based class incorporates continuous practice to encourage your child to become a confident and engaging speaker! Small class size and ongoing feedback from experienced instructors!

Junior Speakers: Confident Self (Jun - Aug)

Want your child to be an effective class participant and successful public speaker? Confidence is the key! Confident Self provides opportunities for students to understand and integrate manners in their daily interactions. While developing an excellent foundation for public speaking, students learn how to connect to others, recognize polite and impolite behavior, practice positive actions and a positive attitude, and become good audience members. As students engage in fun activities that exercise their manners, they discover how to be a better friend and a model student in the classroom. Small class, detailed feedback, and professional coaches!

Schedules:

NEW Fall 2017 Class Schedule (Cupertino)

Summer 2017 Camp Schedule (Cupertino)

Summer 2017 Class Schedule (Cupertino)

For other locations in the Bay Area, please visit the Schedules page.