Assignment: Natural Disaster Presentation
this assignment, you will prepare a presentation that includes six to eight
slides that discuss a natural disaster. You may select a topic from the ones in
the lessons of this module—volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis, floods,
landslides, wildfires, hurricanes, or tornadoes. Your presentation should offer
new information on one of these natural disasters.
Picking a Topic
about the areas that interest you. For instance, perhaps you would like to know
how fighting wildfires has changed over time or how people can prepare for a
hurricane. When you review the material on these disasters, think about where
you wish the lesson had gone next. Think about what else you would like to know
about a topic.
Parts of the
digital presentation (such as PowerPoint) should consist of the following
- title slide
- introduction slide
- several informative,
topic-specific content slides
- conclusion slide
- citations slide – list of the
resources you used to obtain your information.
to Include on the Topic-Specific Content Slides
- specific details on the type of
natural disaster – what it is, how it comes about, etc.
- specific details on the effects
of this type of natural disaster – how it affects the planet and people
who live there, etc.
- a summary discussion of your