During this engaging and interactive digital lesson, the learners will receive direct instruction and practice using basic presentation software tools and elements, such as text and graphics, to design an eye-catching and easy-to-read presentation.
Estimated Time:15 minutes
Score Type:Automatically Graded
Available Languages: English, Spanish
Audience DefinitionTechnology Education > Information Technology > Digital Communications > Audience Definition
Bold Italicized Headings LayoutLanguage Arts > Writing > Visual Aids Expository > Bold Italicized Headings Layout
Communication to OthersLibrary Media > Information Technology > Student Use > Communication to Others
Create PresentationsTechnology Education > Information Technology > Digital Communications > Create Presentations
General / Varied UseLanguage Arts > Communication > Multimedia Usage / Production > General / Varied Use
Identify MessageLanguage Arts > Communication > Media Literacy / Viewing > Main Idea > Identify Message
Power Point /VideoLanguage Arts > Communication > Multimedia Usage / Production > Create End Product > Power Point /Video
PresentationLibrary Media > Information Literacy > ALA Information Literacy > Presentation
Presentation SoftwareTechnology Education > Information Technology > Software Applications > Presentation Software
Principles of DesignTechnology Education > Information Technology > Digital Communications > Principles of Design
Question / Develop Opinion / Film / Movie CritiqueLanguage Arts > Communication > Media Literacy / Viewing > Evaluation Critique > Question / Develop Opinion / Film / Movie Critique
Student Evaluation and Selection of Tools / Software for TaskTechnology Education > Information Technology > Student Use > Student Evaluation and Selection of Tools / Software for Task
Student PresentationsTechnology Education > Media Literacy > Student Presentations
Student PresentationsLibrary Media > Media Literacy > Student Presentations
Student PresentationsTechnology Education > Media Production > Multimedia / Video Production > Student Presentations
Use Technology when WritingLanguage Arts > Computer Literacy Skills > Writing > Use Technology when Writing
Students may or may not have previous experience working with presentation software. If you have advanced students, you may choose to pair those students with students that are less experienced.
There are other types of software applications available that offer pre-designed templates to create presentations quickly and easily, which makes these applications attractive to students. It is important that students learn and understand the basics of presentation software that is used in the professional world.