Discovery Exercise – Presentations


Presentations offer the flexibility to work from anywhere at any time, logging in from home, work or school. Online software allows users to choose from specific subject-driven templates or create individualized presentations. Watch the following video or you may optionally read the transcript.

Discovery Exercise:

Create or Upload Your Own Presentation

  1. Go to #EmTechWIKI Discover page and select a 21st-century skill.
  2. Select an Objective that you would like to achieve.
  3. Choose Presentations from the Category menu.
  4. Select a tool or resource you would like to explore.
  5. Create a presentation online or upload an already existing presentation using the tool that you selected.
  6. Reflect on your experience and write a 1 to 2 paragraph reflection and add it to your ePortfolio. Below are a few questions to consider.
    • How would you use an online presentation in your life (e.g., school, work, etc.)?
    • Is the presentation that you have discovered an effective presentation? If so, why or why not?
    • Are there advantages or disadvantages of using the tool that you selected?
    • Would you recommend this tool?
    • Self-reflection questions such as these can also help to guide your reflection.
  7. Embed or link your newly created presentation into your portfolio.
  8. Add a link to the presentation creation tool or resoruce that you explored into your ePortfolio reflection.

If you are enrolled in the MOOC, return to the #EmTechMOOC Coursera Discussion Forum to complete the Module you are working on.