Grading “This I Believe” – 100pts

Content – 60%

Do you tell a story?


Does your statement of belief make sense with the story you tell?


Do you get specific and personal in your articulation of the reason you offer for your belief?


Does the writing engage the listener’s/reader’s senses?


Do you stay positive?


Delivery/Recording – 40%

Do you come across as genuine/authentic?


Is your delivery rehearsed and appropriately infused with your personality?


Is the recording of high quality, strong mic presences, free of mistakes, and consistent in volume?