Here are the requirements for the presentation,
a. An introduction and a closing
b. Purpose of the presentation
c. Your contact information (somewhere)(do not do this one)
d. Communicate or present at least 5 ideas (5 'areas' in Prezi.)
e. At least 3 images. (Looking for Royalty Free Images? Listed below are many sites you can search)
f. At least 3 additional visual tools such as an arrow, highlighted text, circle, etc.
If you are looking for images, here are many sites you can search, including the following:
Morgue File: http://morguefile.com/
Creative Commons Image Search: http://search.creativecommons.org/
g. Write Brief Reflection on the Experience:
After completing your presentation, in a short paragraph discuss the tool in terms of ease of use, effectiveness in conveying message, challenges to use and, of course, how you might use it in your classroom to enhance instruction. Be sure to add a link to your presentation!
Creating a Prezi presentation can be a lot of fun. The style of a Prezi is that it is displayed as one page and then you place content, pictures, and other animated features around the page. Then you program which location is meant to be magnified at which step in the presentation. There are many Prezi templates available online. Choose one that you like and add the pictures and content into it. I will provide you with some examples that you can use to formulate your own presentation.
American History encompasses considerable options. For this example I will use Prohibition
The title: Prohibition (which I would put in the largest display section; there is usually a designated title location)
A collage-style of pictures of the situation prior to prohibition: there are many ...
This solution provides an example of content for a Prezi Presentation using Prohibition.