Name: __________________ Due: ______________

The PowerPoint Presentation Assignment

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You've completed the research. You read the books. You made sense of a lot of facts. You were fascinated. Now, you have the opportunity to dazzle your classmates. Create a presentation using MS PowerPoint that will serve as a tool for a brief speech you will make about your topic.


Your research paper is the basis for the presentation, but by no means should you simply cut and paste your paper into your presentation. B-O-R-I-N-G! Remember that people don't want to read your paper on the screen, nor do they want to hear you read it to them. Your presentation is to serve as an aid. This means that your slides should be visually compelling and offer bulleted ideas and brief quotes.

Your presentation should contain all of the following elements: