Wanted Famous Inventor Project

Technology Standards:
Design [Technological Design] Standard 8: Students will develop an understanding of the attributes of design.
Design: [Technological Design] Standard 9: Students will develop an understanding of engineering design.
Design [Technological Design] Standard 10: Students will develop an understanding of the role of troubleshooting, research and development, invention and innovation, and experimentation in problem solving.
[Technological Literacy] Standard 1: Students will develop an understanding of the characteristics and scope of technology.

Wanted Famous Inventor Project

Pre - Test

~ Conduct research and create a "Wanted Presentation" for a famous inventor.
Include info about the Inventor and Invention.

Task Definition:
~ You are going to create an informational presentation on a Famous Inventor. You will need to include
biographical information on the inventor, and why the invention was created. You will also need to
explain how the invention works, how it has changed lives and or the world.
These are not your onions… Research Facts

~ Information Seeking Strategies:
Students will determine possible resources needed to research their Inventor and Invention.
Students will determine which information / resources are most important.
Students will need to research both the Invention and the Inventor.

~ You will use "Prezi" for you presentation.

Prezi Sign Up

1. Sign up through Google account

2. Create Presentation from Template

3. From Ccategories select Education & Non Profit

4. Start building

5. Reseach Youtube video's on how make Prezi Presentation

Mr. Lopez Example Prezi

















Google Slide Show Requiremts

If you making a Google Slide Show, follow these instructions to your slide slide show.

1. Make sure to Title all slides like the Requirements link
2. You can choose Background, Layout, Theme, and Tranition.
3. When you have completed your slide show, watch Editing Google Slide Show.
4. Editing Google Slide Show
5. Publish Google Site
6. Check with Mr.Lopez that he received your slide show.
7. Fill out Presentaion Questions.

For those creating a poster
Famous Inventor word Temp Questions.doc

If you are FINISHED with your presentation!!!

1. Send me your presentation to pcmsdragons7@gmail.com or Hand in your Poster
2. Attach grading Rubric to research document.
3. Fill out and attach presentation questions to research document.
3. Please give to Mr. Lopez.


~ Email your completed Presentation:

~ Open your Google Account
~ From your Google Apps, select Gmail
~ Select Compose >>> To pcmsdragons7@gmail.com
Subject >>> Presentation, First & last name, class hour
~ Select the paper clip >>> You will attach your document to the email
~ Press Send >>> check with teacher to make the email has been received.


Inventor Poster Word Temp doc.
~ When document is complete, decide on how preent information