Self Introduction Speech
and the lesson you learned
Grabber: A statement that grabs the audience’s attention.
Preview: The main points of the speech
I. Tell a story or event
A. Give details
B. Give details so we can see the story unfold
C. Draw us into your story
Transition: a statement that connects your story to the life lesson
II. This event changed me (the way I think, what I do, how I act, what I believe) in many ways
A. In the future I will…. I will act differently
B. I will treat others differently
Review: Review the story and the lesson briefly
Closure: Give a “life lesson” that can apply to others.
Make the last sentence have a real impact