They Snooze, You Lose The Educator's Guide to Successful Presentations

ISBN-10: 0470902906

ISBN-13: 9780470902905

Edition: 2011

Authors: Lynell Burmark

List price: $26.99
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Presentation skills that that will captivate your audience every timeIn today's increasingly visual world, the art of giving presentations is a much-needed talent. They Snooze, You Lose, provides a comprehensive guide made especially for teachers and administrators who want to become presentation "stars" in their classrooms, at board meetings, or any time they are in front of an audience+ Describes how to apply the author's proven CHIMES2 elements: Connections, Humor, Images, Music, Emotion, Stories, and Senses+ Contains a bonus DVD with premade slides, a study guide, and reproducible images+ Burmark is the author of the best-selling book Visual Literacy: Learn to See, See to Learn+ Includes key sections on the best ways to integrate technology into your presentationsNew and seasoned educators alike will benefit from this fun and easy-to-read guide on building essential presentation skills.
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List price: $26.99
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 5/27/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

About the DVD
About the author
Tweaking presentations
Templates, color, and type
Creating slides and handouts
Powerful role for slides; complementary job for handouts
Celebrating presenters
Lecturer + entertainer + motivator = educator
Ringing CHIMES<sup>2</sup>
Connections, humor, images, music, emotion, story, and senses
Making connections
Creating context; ten-minute limit, 10:2 presentations; Wordles
Harnessing humor
Wit, mirth, and laughter; the humor zone; resources
Starting with images
Setting the stage, reducing text, color power, pictorial effect
Playing music
Dictating appropriate emotional states; music and learning; your Beatles
Tapping emotion
Sticky like Post-it notes; statistics versus emotional appeal; HeartMath
Telling stories
Stories organize our worlds; progressive story; writing the future
Engaging senses
Multisensory learning, anchor images, dual channels, popcorn to remember
Putting it all together
Review often starter strategies for avoiding presentation pitfalls
How to use the DVD
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