Presentation (35 points): You will need to present on a family sociology topic that was NOT COVERED in class. Your presentation should be in the format of a Prezi.com presentation, a photo essay, or a short documentary video. Your presentation should be posted on the blog and have a title, a short description, and a link to your online presentation file.

BE SURE TO STAY WITHIN THE TIME LIMIT SO THAT WE CAN GET TO EVERYONE.

Assignment grading rubric:

  • Topic not covered in class (5 points).
  • Proper citation of 3 academic articles/books not assigned in class, MLA format (5 points).
  • Within the 4 minute time limit (5 points).
  • Overarching visual theme that brings the presentations together in a creative visual way (4 points).
  • Clearly start your main argument prominently and cover that first. Make your argument with visual imagery as well (4 points).
  • Make your own argument that is backed up by examples; do not list a summary of articles. Your argument should also be reinforced visually (4 points).
  • Use of visual imagery to liven up the presentation overall (if using video, no longer than 30 second) (4 points).
  • Make the presentations interesting and/or funny, if your classmates laugh or ask a question (4 points).
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