2020 County Activity Day and Presentations

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This year, presentations will be done virtually! This exciting new change presents its own challenges and this article is here to help you navigate the unknown!

Due Dates: 

County: May 25

District: June 12

State: July 17

When submitting your county videos please use this Google Form.

Formatting is a bit different this year due to the presentations being virtual and not in person, below are some tips to help you navigate the new normal!

  • Single-cut video (they may not be pieced together or edited)
  • Presenter must be in front of the camera at all times, no voice-overs
  • Videos files must be 10GB or smaller
  • .mp4 or .mov file type
  • Horizontal recording
  • Place phone on do not disturb to avoid interruptions
  • Camera set to HD if possible
  • Look at camera to maintain “eye contact”
  • Presentation must be 7-12 minutes total
  • Use a chair or a helper to hold presenting materials such as poster boards
  • Send power points you may have made along with your registration as well as other supporting materials such as handouts

*cookery competitions will be held in the fall but you may register at this time*

Presentation Basics

Age Groups:

Cloverbuds: 5-7

8-10

11-13

14-18

Resources:

Virtual Presentation basics – Powerpoint from Zoom

Presentation Categories and 2020 presentation rule cheat sheet

Brainstorming exercise

Great video resource

Virtual presentation guide

4h-presentation tips

If you have any questions or concerns please contact: 

Lina Howe

lina_howe@ncsu.edu

919-603-1350