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Presenting design projects

Lesson Plan Published 11/11/13 Last updated on 3/2/20

The ability for a designer to be able to present design projects is an important skills to have as it can happen at various junctures and in various ways throughout the design cycle. Presentations can take many forms and be made to a variety of audiences. Use this activity to teach your students how to communicate clearly, ideas for creating effective presentations, and guidelines for presenting to teammates, groups, and clients.

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Age Levels
1-2 Hours
Custom Standards
ACA Dreamweaver 2.6; ACA Photoshop 1.4; ACA Premiere Pro 2.6; ACA Flash Professional 1.6; ACA Illustrator 1.4; ACA InDesign 1.4
ISTE Standards
Students: Creative Communicator, Students: Knowledge Constructor
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Aleks Kostic

Posted on 4/23/20 12:30:01 PM Permalink

​Great resource!

Kristine Schiffbauer

Posted on 4/13/20 2:07:54 PM Permalink

​Thank you for this.

Joanne Mignone

Posted on 1/31/20 12:32:10 AM Permalink

Thanks, this articulates some very useful aspects of presenting successfully.​

Wilder Bolaños Gomez

Posted on 1/29/20 3:52:10 PM Permalink

Excellent resource, I will use it with my students.

Mick Perkins

Posted on 6/29/19 9:12:06 PM Permalink

​Outstanding project

fantastic resource will share with students and teachers alike


Posted on 6/3/19 5:22:29 PM Permalink

Very useful and hepful thank you very much

Darshani Persadh

Posted on 5/19/19 7:38:24 PM Permalink

This is great. Thank you.

Stoyanka Veselinova

Posted on 4/3/19 2:45:17 PM Permalink

​Thank you

Carly Manhart

Posted on 4/2/19 7:01:57 AM Permalink

Thanks for sharing!​

Nazurah Kamaruddin

Posted on 3/15/19 5:59:11 PM Permalink

great resources, thank you for sharing.

Ali Imam Reza

Posted on 3/1/19 5:28:44 PM Permalink

​great resources. thank you.

Carin Sleurink

Posted on 2/6/19 10:31:55 PM Permalink

​Thanks for the resource

Judy Durkin

Posted on 9/24/18 5:57:21 PM Permalink

​Thank you for this. Students HATE presenting their projects, but it's part of the business.

Manuel Espinoza

Posted on 2/18/16 6:40:26 PM Permalink

thanks for this resource

Salheddine Boumaraf

Posted on 10/17/15 11:13:23 AM Permalink

Great & helpful, thank's.