EVENT NAME: JUST A MINUTE (English)
LEVEL OF EVENT:
Seniors (VI to IX std)
Super seniors (X to XII Std)
TOPIC : The topic would be given about one or two mins before the turn of the participant comes by the moderator . The topic would be related to the heritage of Pondicherry and its preservation
MODE OF EVENT : Live presentation online in front of the judges
POINTS TO BE NOTED:
         • Each person will be given a topic on-the-spot,with a preparation time of 2 minutes.
         • No stopping, deviation or repetition of words is allowed while the performance is on.
         • Participants can use a combination English or Tamil
         • The buzzer will be pressed twice. Once when 45 seconds have passed and once at the end of one minute, signalling the participants that their turn is over.
JUDGING CRIETERIA:
         • Preparation
         • Content
         • Presence of mind
         • Organization
         • Eye contact
         • Vocal delivery
Judges opinion is final and binding
DURATION OF THE RECORDING : NA
NUMBER OF ENTRIES PER SCHOOL: 2 entries per category ( per school); Tamil and English can be given seperately
• The last date for registration is 22nd Feb and the registration forms have to be sent to schooleventsliterary@gmail.com
• The dates and the zoom ID for the online Just a Minute (JAM) are displayed on the home page of the website – www.ponsicon2020.com