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Revolutionary War Bio Poem Presentation

Step One- Pick Your Person
Step Two- Fill out the Presentation Outline

Step Three- Write Your Poem (see outline below)

Step Four- Begin Slides in Google

  • Presentation title must be the full name of your person
  • Presentation slides must include the slide heading and information defined on rough draft
  • Bullet points are recommended....complete sentences are not necessary
  • Presentation must include a bibliography listing the websites used for information

Step Five- Peer Edit --pick a partner to review and suggest each other fix spelling mistakes that Google Docs identifies with red underline 

Step Six- Use Google Image Search to find appropriate images for each slide   (searches might be by the person's name, the name of a battle or event, the location, or some detail related to their sure images are historically appropriate)

Step Seven- Review design choices and add transitions

Step Eight- test your presentation

Step Nine- Share your presentation with your teacher, Mr. Butts, and others.....remember to UNCHECK notify people by email (guaranteed to make some teachers cranky ;-)

How to Write a Biopoem 
(Line 1) First name 
(Line 2) Three or four adjectives that describe the person 
(Line 3) Important relationship (daughter of . . . , mother of . . . , etc) 
(Line 4) Two or three things, people, or ideas that the person loved 
(Line 5) Three feelings the person experienced 
(Line 6) Three fears the person experienced 
(Line 7) Accomplishments (who composed . . . , who discovered . . . , etc.) 
(Line 8) Two or three things the person wanted to see happen or wanted to experience 
(Line 9) His or her residence 
(Line 10) Last name