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yo ho ho, a pirates life for me.

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