Teacher resources: Presenting masterclass


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Presenting is not as easy as just standing in front of a camera and reading an autocue!

To be a top presenter that viewers want to watch takes some work and preparation.

Sam Naz is a regular presenter on BBC Three's news programme 60seconds, and she gives her top tips for learning the tricks of the trade.


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You can recap the key points from the video in the accompanying worksheet or read a transcript of the video:

PDF download Key Points: Presenting masterclass[36KB]

PDF download Transcript: Presenting masterclass[40KB]

And this short clip shows Sam putting her tips into practice as she presents 60seconds.

Our masterclass videos are also available to download, either from the links above or from this link.


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