English 2 Beginner: Class 22 Richard Wilson.
Quiz Review • Presentation Skills • Presentation Preparation Agenda
Presentation Preparation – Who is the biggest cheat in the history of sports?
The Biggest Cheat Choose one example of cheating in sports. Give a 5-6 minute presentation that will: Explain what the person/ people did. Make the case that it is the worst ever example of cheating.
Friday 30th May Tuesday 27th May Presentation Date
The audience should listen to me. Vs. • I want the audience to want to listen. Philosophy
Visuals Rules Big enough to see easily Professional looking Helps to explain the point Keep it simple!
Beginner Motorcycles • My personal favorite: the Suzuki Savage • Light weight (~380lbs) • Adequate power (650cc engine) • Low seat height fits most riders
Posture Eye Contact Audience engagement Audience feedback • Sends a message • Confident or nervous? Why Important?
What’s the right way? Feet Hands Eyes Voice – 150%
Gestures are communication Numbers/Sequencing Emphasis/Focus Illustration/Location Comparison/Contrast
Try It! “There are two problems.” “Global warming is a big problem.” “We want to cut the budget.” “First, I want to talk about a growing problem.” “This is the point I want to emphasize!”
Homework Be ready to give your presentation. Friday 30th May