Multimedia in the Classroom: Resource Page

Presentation Resources:

What to do and What to Avoid with PowerPoint Presentations

Tips about all aspects of pulling off a successful presentation!

Online PowerPoint Resources:

PowerPoint Tips

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire PDF article
Cochran, J.J. (2001), “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire®: The Classroom Edition” INFORMS Transactions on Education, Vol. 1, No. 3

PowerPoint Information from Indezine

Using PowerPoint Presentations in Writing Classes

Microsoft PP for Teachers
This is a document file that you may download from the Microsoft Downloads page.

Ten Ways to Enhance Teaching through Technology
Bob Godwin-Jones

PowerPoint used to create a 'Jeopardy" game
This is a PowerPoint file that you can download.

PowerPoint used to create a tutorial for ESL students learning the articles:
a, an, and the
This is a PowerPoint file that you can download.

Homepage for Microsoft PowerPoint - online magazine providing articles covering PowerPoint

Discovery School's Clip Art Gallery - even more clip art to add to your slides

Books on PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint 2000/2001 Terrified Teachers with Cdrom
By Elin K. Cook,Emily R. Smith (Editor),Emily R. Smith (Editor),Josh Braun
List Price: $24.95

304 Pages
Edition: BK&CD-ROM
Published by Teacher Created Materials, Inc.
Date Published: 07/2001
ISBN: 074393802X

PowerPoint 2000/2001 for Terrified Teachers is an indispensible guide that will make using Microsoft PowerPoint easy and intuitive the first time you sit down with the program. This book will bring out the designer in you as you use this powerful communication tool to present your ideas clearly and effectively. The first half of the book introduces you to the features and capabilities of this program in an easy-to-follow, step-by-step manner. The second half of the book illustrates how these skills can be integrated into your classroom curriculum through a series of quick and easy projects.

Microsoft PowerPoint Version 2002 Step by Step with Cdrom
By Perspection Inc.,Perspection
List Price: $29.99

325 Pages
Edition: BK&CD-ROM
Published by Microsoft Press
Date Published: 06/2001
ISBN: 0735612978

Microsoft PowerPoint 2002: Illustrated Bries
By David W. W. Beskeen
List Price: $13.95

112 Pages
Published by Course Technology, Inc.
Date Published: 07/2001
ISBN: 0619045108

Online Tutorials for PowerPoint:

Basic PowerPoint Topics Tutorial
(Office 95) (Eric Smith, Renee Folliard, Bill Gibbs, Joe DeCaro)

Florida Gulf Coast University Online Tutorials, PowerPoint 2000

The Microsoft Power Point Knowdule

Using PowerPoint for Windows 97

Using PowerPoint
Learn how to get the most from Microsoft PowerPoint®.

PowerPoint Tutorial from The University of Rhode Island
This tutorial is copyrighted by the Department of Computer Science at The University of Rhode Island. It may be freely copied and used providing that acknowledgement is given to the URI Dept. of Computer Science and that it is not used for profit. Question should be sent to Dr. Vic Fay-Wolfe (

Power Point and Mulitmedia

PowerPoint 2000 Basics Tutorial

Inserting Images with a Digital Camera / Advanced Applications

mactopia - Power Point for Mac