Presentation on theme: "Putting Together Your Presentation. Requirements 4-5 minutes total Must be interesting Explains your topic Problems & Solutions ◦ OR Argumentative Cite."— Presentation transcript:
Putting Together Your Presentation
Requirements 4-5 minutes total Must be interesting Explains your topic Problems & Solutions ◦ OR Argumentative Cite all photos/sources used
Tips No more than five bullet points per slide Don’t write out full sentences! Add charts or graphs or pictures Use video clips wisely: must be relevant Practice beforehand
SHOW SOME ENTHUSIASM! If you’re bored ◦ I’m bored If I’m bored Your presentation is hurting
Sample template Title Slide: Topic + your name + mine Definition? Current situation Cause/Effect History Problems/Solutions/Arguments Works Cited
Public Speaking Exercises Talk for two minutes about the topic given to you Be enthusiastic Make eye contact Have fun!
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