How to prepare an oral presentation?
Explore content for presentation (you should know the topic you are going to talk about)
What are the different kinds of listeners?
How much do they know about your topic?
What actions do you want them to take as a result of your presentation?
Write a Focus Statement
Consider the parts of your presentation
Ice-breaker (optional)-- Local comment (positive)-- Anecdote-- Joke (in good taste and only if you tell jokes well)
Overview of presentation-- Main point you want to make-- Major topics/issues you will discuss-- Actions you want listeners to take
Body1. First pointa. Statement of fact/opinionb. Supporting material2. Second pointa. Statement of fact/ opinionb. Supporting material3. Third pointa. Statement of fact/ opinionb. Supporting material