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

  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. Then, choose either option #1 or #2 below.

Option 1: Explore Presentations Created by Others

    • Is the presentation that you have discovered an effective presentation? If so, why or why not?
    • Add a reflection about your discoveries to your ePortfolio.
    • Provide a link to the example you have found and reviewed as an artifact in your ePortfolio.

Option 2: Create or Upload Your Own Presentation

    • Create a presentation online or upload an already existing presentation using the tool that you selected.
      • Would you recommend this tool?
      • Are there advantages or disadvantages?
      • How would you like to use this type of tool in your life (e.g., school, work, etc.)?
    • Add a reflection about your discoveries to your ePortfolio.
    • Upload or embed a copy of your presentation to your ePortfolio.

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