Objective:

The students will be able to research and present a topic using Power Point. The students will be able to desctibe and select a presentation style. The students will be able to create a short 6-10 slide presentation.

Lesson Activity #1

Create interest by using a presentation of the teacher's showing common features of Power Point

Lesson Activity #2

Students will get into groups and discuss reason why Power Point Presentations are beneficial, each group is expected to come up with six reason for use of a powerpoint presentation. This will be important for students to gain an understanding of the many uses of the program. Each group will List two Ideas on the board of why a power point presentation should be used, this will create a discussion of uses and also raise student interest in the subject area.

Lesson Activity #3

Students will learn attractive presentation styles of a power point presentation.

Lesson Activity #4

Students will be taken through guided practice of the following skills: changing backgrounds, transitions clip art, selecting colors and fonts, developing professional looking slides.

Lesson Activity #5

Students will learn attractive presentation styles of a power point presentation.

Lesson #6

Students will apply what they have learned to create a short slide presentation. They must choose a presentation package of five slides that includes transitions and clip art. Students will present their finished product to the class for evaluation.

 

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Copyright © July 2004 by Judy Salmon