GET ORGANIZED! The 2 most important first steps: Mission Statement Have a clear idea of what you want to accomplish. Outline
Have a clear beginning, overview and closing.
Be sure to keep things consistent.
Keep it minimal.
KNOW YOUR AUDIENCE! People learn in different ways… Visually Aurally Kinesthetically
KEEP IT INTERESTING! VISUAL Software/Hardware PowerPoint Video Whiteboard Graphic Design Pictures http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/images/ Colors AUDITORY Use your voice, Use somebody else's voice, just let a voice be heard!
KINESTHETIC Keep things moving *Ask Open Ended Questions *Get the Audience Responding as a Group *Use Handouts STILL INTERESTED?
SUMMARIZE! Be sure to summarize to drive home those key points. Get Organized!Know Your Audience! Keep It Interesting! Summarize! AND MOST IMPORTANT!!!!!!
HAVE FUN!!!!! If your bored, imagine how your students feel. So relax, Breathe and HAVE A GOOD TIME! Remember you are the ROCKSTAR!
Reference Jukes, Ian . Bringing Down the House: Creating Sensational Knock-Your-Socks Off Presentations: How to deliver Your Message with Power and Pizzazz . Info Savvy Group. 2005. http://www.infosavvygroup.com Lever-Duffy, Judy, Jean B. McDonald. Teaching and Learning with Technology. 4th ed. Pearson. Education, Inc. 2011. 84-109.