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Project Work  Oral Presentation Task 1: Ground Breaker Group Index : YJ045 Group Members: Daryl Chee Ma Aye Saw Thi  Tan J...
  Overview of presentation   <ul><li>Overview on Terry Fox  </li></ul><ul><li>Reasons for Choice </li></ul><ul><li>Contrib...
Overview on Terry Fox <ul><li>Terrence Stanley Fox (Terry Fox) was a Canadian athlete </li></ul><ul><li>Famous for running...
Reasons for Choice of Groundbreaker   <ul><li>Until now, there is no cure for cancer </li></ul><ul><li>A need to create aw...
Reasons for Choice of Groundbreaker <ul><li>Chosen Terry Fox because of his immerse contributions </li></ul><ul><li>By fea...
Contributions <ul><li>Terry's run, the Marathon of Hope </li></ul><ul><li>Raised $23.4 million for the cause of cancer res...
Contributions <ul><li>Second contribution: The Terry Fox Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>Spread the heroic effort and integri...
Evaluation of contributions <ul><li>Terry Fox brought new hope to cancer patients </li></ul><ul><li>Cancer patients themse...
Impacts <ul><li>First Terry Fox Run in 1981 attracted 300,000 participants </li></ul><ul><li>Raised $3.5 million. </li></u...
Impact on people <ul><li>Inspired the public to participate actively </li></ul><ul><li>Serves as a role model for the disa...
Evaluation <ul><li>If Terry did not start his run </li></ul><ul><li>The foundation would not have been set up </li></ul><u...
Proposed Events <ul><li>Main Objectives : </li></ul><ul><li>Educate people on Terry Fox </li></ul><ul><li>Raise awareness ...
Event 1-Video <ul><li>Video includes: </li></ul><ul><li>Life of Terry Fox </li></ul><ul><li>His contributions and the impa...
Event1-Video <ul><li>Pros: </li></ul><ul><li>Conveys ideas effectively </li></ul><ul><li>Screen content captures audience'...
Ways of broadcasting <ul><li>1.Broadcasting in schools </li></ul><ul><li>Screened during assemblies </li></ul><ul><li>Shor...
Ways of broadcasting(cont'd) ‏ 3.Broadcasting during annual  “ Run for Hope” <ul><li>Video broadcasted before start  of ru...
Event 2-Exhibition <ul><li>Done before annual Terry Fox Run </li></ul><ul><li>Proposed location: Orchard Road </li></ul><u...
Event 2-Exhibition <ul><li>Pros : </li></ul><ul><li>More interactive </li></ul><ul><li>Cons : </li></ul><ul><li>Costly </l...
Conclusion on events <ul><li>Showcase his life story and contributions </li></ul><ul><li>To raise the awareness of the can...
Conclusion of Terry Fox <ul><li>Also known as “Angel Hero”  </li></ul><ul><li>Diagnosed with bone cancer </li></ul><ul><li...
Conclusion on impacts <ul><li>Contributions have impacted on the society </li></ul><ul><li>Have attracted more people to p...
References and Data Gathering <ul><li>Information sourcing </li></ul><ul><li>Website such as  </li></ul><ul><li>http://www...
Food for Thought <ul><li>Could find a cure for the cancer </li></ul><ul><li>Thanks to Terry Fox if cure for cancer is foun...
End Of Presentation Thank You For Your Kind Attention
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  1. 1. Project Work Oral Presentation Task 1: Ground Breaker Group Index : YJ045 Group Members: Daryl Chee Ma Aye Saw Thi Tan Jian Hao Yip JiaJie
  2. 2. Overview of presentation <ul><li>Overview on Terry Fox </li></ul><ul><li>Reasons for Choice </li></ul><ul><li>Contributions of Terry Fox </li></ul><ul><li>Impacts of Contributions </li></ul><ul><li>Events Proposed </li></ul><ul><li>Conclusion </li></ul>
  3. 3. Overview on Terry Fox <ul><li>Terrence Stanley Fox (Terry Fox) was a Canadian athlete </li></ul><ul><li>Famous for running on a prosthetic leg </li></ul><ul><li>Considered to be one of the greatest hero in Canada </li></ul><ul><li>Started ‘Marathon of Hope’ to raise funds for cancer research </li></ul><ul><li>Raised about $3.5million for cancer research </li></ul><ul><li>Gave up the Run as cancer cells spread into his lungs </li></ul>
  4. 4. Reasons for Choice of Groundbreaker <ul><li>Until now, there is no cure for cancer </li></ul><ul><li>A need to create awareness about cancer </li></ul><ul><li>By featuring Terry Fox, may reap benefits </li></ul><ul><li>Increase in donations and prioritize cancer </li></ul><ul><li>research </li></ul>
  5. 5. Reasons for Choice of Groundbreaker <ul><li>Chosen Terry Fox because of his immerse contributions </li></ul><ul><li>By featuring Terry Fox, people able to know his efforts </li></ul><ul><li>Contributed himself immensely to the society </li></ul><ul><li>Handicapped, but he made a difference </li></ul><ul><li>Started the Run to give hope to cancer patients </li></ul><ul><li>Annual Terry Fox Run in many countries </li></ul><ul><li>Role model to many </li></ul>
  6. 6. Contributions <ul><li>Terry's run, the Marathon of Hope </li></ul><ul><li>Raised $23.4 million for the cause of cancer research </li></ul><ul><li>Raised much awareness in cancer </li></ul><ul><li>Changed the lives of many cancer patients </li></ul><ul><li>This led to the annual Terry Fox Run around the world </li></ul>
  7. 7. Contributions <ul><li>Second contribution: The Terry Fox Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>Spread the heroic effort and integrity of Terry </li></ul><ul><li>Terry Fox Run has become a worldwide event </li></ul><ul><li>Do donate at other times of the year to the Foundation </li></ul>
  8. 8. Evaluation of contributions <ul><li>Terry Fox brought new hope to cancer patients </li></ul><ul><li>Cancer patients themselves could relate to Terry Fox </li></ul><ul><li>It gave the courage for cancer patients to continue striving </li></ul><ul><li>Many followed in Terry's foot steps, and ran for the cause. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Impacts <ul><li>First Terry Fox Run in 1981 attracted 300,000 participants </li></ul><ul><li>Raised $3.5 million. </li></ul><ul><li>To date, more than $400 million has been raised worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Excellent person and a role model to many </li></ul><ul><li>Numerous honours : </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Order of Canada </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Canada Sports hall of Fame </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Canada's Greatest Hero in 1999 </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Support the research for cancer and funds for cancer patients </li></ul>
  10. 10. Impact on people <ul><li>Inspired the public to participate actively </li></ul><ul><li>Serves as a role model for the disabled. </li></ul><ul><li>Cancer patients too were inspired by his selflessness </li></ul><ul><li>Motivated people to strive for a global cause </li></ul>
  11. 11. Evaluation <ul><li>If Terry did not start his run </li></ul><ul><li>The foundation would not have been set up </li></ul><ul><li>Huge amount of money might not been raised for cancer research </li></ul>
  12. 12. Proposed Events <ul><li>Main Objectives : </li></ul><ul><li>Educate people on Terry Fox </li></ul><ul><li>Raise awareness in cancer </li></ul><ul><li>Rally support for cancer research </li></ul><ul><li>Proposed Event 1-Video </li></ul><ul><li>Proposed Event 2-Exhibition </li></ul>
  13. 13. Event 1-Video <ul><li>Video includes: </li></ul><ul><li>Life of Terry Fox </li></ul><ul><li>His contributions and the impacts of them </li></ul><ul><li>Causes and consequences of cancer </li></ul><ul><li>Interviews with cancer patients </li></ul><ul><li>Tips on healthy lifestyle </li></ul><ul><li>Duration: about 1/2 hours </li></ul>
  14. 14. Event1-Video <ul><li>Pros: </li></ul><ul><li>Conveys ideas effectively </li></ul><ul><li>Screen content captures audience's attention </li></ul><ul><li>Cons: </li></ul><ul><li>Costly </li></ul>
  15. 15. Ways of broadcasting <ul><li>1.Broadcasting in schools </li></ul><ul><li>Screened during assemblies </li></ul><ul><li>Short speech before screening </li></ul><ul><li>Inform them about our objectives </li></ul><ul><li>2.Broadcasting through the Internet media </li></ul><ul><li>Upload onto popular video hosting sites </li></ul><ul><li>For example: Youtube </li></ul><ul><li>Enables global viewing </li></ul>
  16. 16. Ways of broadcasting(cont'd) ‏ 3.Broadcasting during annual “ Run for Hope” <ul><li>Video broadcasted before start of run </li></ul><ul><li>Participants know more about run and founder </li></ul>Start Point Running Path Warming Up Area Seats Stage Screen Plan for Event1-showcasing during “Run for Hope”
  17. 17. Event 2-Exhibition <ul><li>Done before annual Terry Fox Run </li></ul><ul><li>Proposed location: Orchard Road </li></ul><ul><li>More accessible </li></ul><ul><li>Interactive games to educate people on cancer </li></ul><ul><li>People encouraged to take part in Run </li></ul>Plan for exhibition at Orchard Road ORCHARD MRT STATION Wisma Atria Takashimaya Pedestrian Walkway Orchard Road Exhibition Booth for Terry Fox
  18. 18. Event 2-Exhibition <ul><li>Pros : </li></ul><ul><li>More interactive </li></ul><ul><li>Cons : </li></ul><ul><li>Costly </li></ul><ul><li>Finding a suitable location might be difficult </li></ul>
  19. 19. Conclusion on events <ul><li>Showcase his life story and contributions </li></ul><ul><li>To raise the awareness of the cancer </li></ul><ul><li>To educate the public </li></ul><ul><li>Are planned with the consideration of the economic aspect and educational aspect </li></ul>
  20. 20. Conclusion of Terry Fox <ul><li>Also known as “Angel Hero” </li></ul><ul><li>Diagnosed with bone cancer </li></ul><ul><li>Run the “Marathon of Hope” in Canada </li></ul><ul><li>Raised funds for cancer research </li></ul><ul><li>Founder of Terry Fox cancer research foundation </li></ul><ul><li>Was named after him </li></ul>
  21. 21. Conclusion on impacts <ul><li>Contributions have impacted on the society </li></ul><ul><li>Have attracted more people to participate in the run </li></ul><ul><li>Inspire the public </li></ul><ul><li>Motivated people to dare to dream </li></ul><ul><li>E.g. Rick Hansen (wheelchair athlete) </li></ul>
  22. 22. References and Data Gathering <ul><li>Information sourcing </li></ul><ul><li>Website such as </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/1127080319 404_42/?hub=CTVNewsAt11 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.terryfoxrun.org/english/home/default.asp?s=1 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.cbc.ca/news/background/fox_terry/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.runforhopesingapore.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>Books </li></ul><ul><li>Survey results </li></ul>
  23. 23. Food for Thought <ul><li>Could find a cure for the cancer </li></ul><ul><li>Thanks to Terry Fox if cure for cancer is found </li></ul><ul><li>His spirit would never be forgotten </li></ul><ul><li>His legacy would continue </li></ul>
  24. 24. End Of Presentation Thank You For Your Kind Attention
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