DATES: The Camp will take place from July 22 to July 26 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Munster High School.
COST: $200.00 - You may write out the check to Munster Speech and Debate. Munster High School's address is 8808 Columbia Avenue - Munster, Indiana 46321. Alternatively, the check can be brought to the high school main office in a marked envelope (addressed to Munster Speech and Debate c/o Mr. Mayer). Cash is not accepted. Students will be provided with a Camp T-Shirt. This google form must be submitted digitally. If you have any issues with the form, please e-mail Mr. Mayer at firstname.lastname@example.org. In order to guarantee a camp shirt, the form and fees will be submitted via mail or in person to Munster High School by June 15.
SNACKS - Students should bring their own snacks and water to enjoy during our mid-camp break. We will likely break from 10:30-10:45. A pizza celebration is set for Thursday, July 25 at 11:00 AM.
STAFF- Jordan Mayer: Jordan Mayer serves as the Director of the nationally renowned Munster High School Speech and Debate Team, ranked as high as the 15th largest chapter in the USA. Jordan studied theater and communications at Indiana University. He is an Indiana Speech Coach Hall of Fame Member. Under Jordan’s leadership the Munster Speech Team has won ten consecutive State Titles and numerous National Titles. In the last five years, Jordan has coached 22 students to the semi-final and final rounds of the National Speech Tournaments including the 2014 National Champion in Prose Reading , 2015 National Champion in Humorous Interpretation, and 2018 National Runner-Up in Dramatic Performance. Jordan's mission to help students build confidence by finding their voice.
Assistant Munster Speech and Debate Coaches and Varsity Members have served as staff in the past.
CURRICULUM-Students will select a focus at the start of the camp and sharpen skills within their chosen discipline. Students will perform a final performance on July 26.
THEATER Fundamental acting techniques Monologue Duets/Skits Improv GamesORATORY Public Speaking Fundamental research skills Organization skillsARGUMENTATION Rhetoric Persuasion “We the People” Skills