Level 1 Local School Speech Contest

Modern Woodmen of America provides young people an opportunity to meet with early success in public speaking, which imparts a sense of accomplishment, boosts self-confidence and increases the likelihood of significant achievement in the future.

The School Speech Contest is designed for students in grades five through twelve in public, parochial, private and home schools. We recommend a minimum of 10 students compete in each contest. One contest per school.


Content Standards Addressed:

Common Core State Standards

National Standards


This Year's Topic


Level 1 Planner

Student Reproducibles

Audience Reproducible

Emcee Reproducible


Level 1 Rules