Below you will find a list of 125 of 250 potential informative speech topics. Be sure to analyze your audience and time limit before selecting a topic. These topics can be used as they are, or you might have to make them more precise to suit the situation (available time, class requirements, etc. ). 1. How nuclear power works 2. The biography of your favorite actor 3. How to make pizza 4. The history of comic books 5. How to change your car’s oil 6. The story of how your school was founded 7. How to pick a bottle of wine 8. The history of your hometown 9. How to swing a golfclub 10. Trends in the stock market 1. How to drive a stick-shift 12. History of a favorite product brand 13. How to shoot a basketball 14. Description of life in another country 15. How to weave a basket 16. The three branches of U. S. government 17. How to read a map 18. How roads are built 19. The Seven Wonders of the World 20. Disneyland 21. How to knit a scarf 22. Professional baseball stadiums 23. Local folklore 24. Roadside attractions 25. Chinese food 26. UFO’s 27. Real life vampires 28. Types of cheese 29. How to play chess 30. Key phrases in a foreign language 31. Types of poetry 32. Evolution of video games 33. Raising pet snakes 4. Serial killers 35. Foriegn TV shows 36. How to make a website 37. Civil War generals 38. Historical events that occurred on your speech day 39. Famous diplomats 40. All about your favorite vacation spot 41. Famous speeches 42. How to get good grades 43. How to write a resume 44. How to survive a job interview 45. Types of tropical fish 46. Dog shows 47. The newspaper business 48. All about a favorite radio show 49. How a computer works 50. How to organize a closet 51. U. S. territories 52. Voodoo 53. Comparison of different religions 54. Schools of painting 55. The latest discoveries in astronomy 56.
Fringe known political parties 57. How to find cheap airline tickets 58. Competitive horseback riding 59. How to make fishing lures 60. Labor Unions 61. How to plan a wedding 62. How to tie various knots 63. Cruise vacations 64. Crazy laws 65. How to improve your health 66. Electric cars 67. Life in the future 68. How to throw a good party 69. Working in the fast food industry 70. How to play the kazoo 71. Origins of superstitions 72. Lesser known Presidents 73. Computer viruses 74. Internet dating 75. Cults 76. Dyslexia 77. Impact of media on society 78. Branches of the military 79. Famous advertising campaigns 0. Nursing homes 81. How to write a will 82. The United Nations 83. How to find your ancestors 84. Deep sea fish 85. A particular period of architecture 86. How to construct an argument 87. Saving money on your income taxes 88. Sports card collecting 89. The history of the Bible 90. Book reviews for a particular author 91. How to avoid boredom 92. Sales tactics 93. Comparison of economic systems 94. Censorship in history 95. Psychological profiling 96. Picking a name for your children 97. America’s fastest growing cities 98. How to improve your manners 99. How to improve your conversation skills 100.
World War II heroes 101. The Miss America Pageant 102. Interesting cultures 103. How to raise rabbits 104. Exotic pets 105. Ballroom dancing 106. Near death experiences 107. ID theft 108. Evolution of voting laws 109. Natural disasters 110. Breeds of dogs 111. Dream interpretation 112. Drinking problems 113. Drug problems 114. The FBI 115. Basic economic principles 116. Advances in education 117. Spies 118. Evolution of the English language 119. National Parks 120. Young billionaires 121. Former child stars 122. Obesity epidemic 123. How to be more romantic 124. Types of common plants 125. How to cook vegetarian