Forensics Tweet 14th February 201314/02/13 Amy's Blog Amy Hanten 4 Comments Wow, time flies by! It seems like it was just yesterday that I was in my first forensics meet. I remember memorizing my speech and shaking like a leaf before my name was called to go. I was a nervous wreck! Now, instead of me being the teenager standing in front of the audience in a speech completion, I am in the audience. Still nervous! But, not for me. My 13 year-old daughter, Ireland is in forensics this year. Here she is with some of her teammates. She’s the blonde, second from the left. They’ve been practicing together for weeks. Public speaking is never easy, but it does get easier with practice. I think starting kids young with forensics meets is a great idea! One meet down, at least 2 more to go this year. She and her group scored well! I’ll be at the next meet cheering them on again and remembering when I was the one up there. Do you have a student in forensics? They used to call it speech and debate when I did it. You too? Share Your Secrets[contact-form-7 404 "Not Found"] ×Cooking Community - Share Your Recipe Recipe Title Ingredient List Directions Other Notes (optional) Recipe Category (choose 1 or 2) Breakfast & Brunch Sandwiches Appetizers Soups Salads Sides Casseroles Slow Cooker Dinner Desserts Drinks Please attach a photo of your recipe. (Maximum file size: 5 MB. Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png. Images should be at least 700 pixels wide for best display.) [honeypot email-976] [dynamichidden* dynamichidden-username "CF7_get_current_user"] [dynamichidden* dynamichidden-email "CF7_get_current_user key='user_email'"] Δ ×Cooking Community - Share Your Java Blog Blog Title Content Please attach a photo of your recipe. (Maximum file size: 5 MB. Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png. Images should be at least 700 pixels wide for best display.) [honeypot hunt-349] Δ ×Book Club Choice Your Name Your Email Book Title Description/Notes [honeypot cantseethis] [anr_nocaptcha g-recaptcha-response] Δ × This is a unique website which will require a more modern browser to work! Please upgrade today!