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Business&ITCenter21: Microsoft PowerPoint Essentials (2016)

This module provides an overview of Microsoft PowerPoint essentials, themes, templates, and adding and inserting a variety of items into a presentation.


Unit: Introduction

In this unit, students will learn about: Microsoft PowerPoint basics, including themes, design sizes, and templates. 


1. Microsoft PowerPoint Tour 
2. Presentation Basics 
3. Presentation Themes and Design Sizes 
4. Presentation Templates 
5. Quiz


Unit: Text Boxes, Images, Shapes and WordArt

In this unit, students will learn about: inserting text boxes and images; copying, cutting, and pasting objects; and adding shapes and WordArt. 

  1. Insert Text Boxes and Images 
  2. Copy, Cut, and Paste Objects 
  3. Adding Shapes and WordArt 
  4. Quiz


Reinforce Project: Who's Who - Making a Trading Card


This project is part of a larger group of projects based around a single theme about well-known people. Prior to beginning any of the projects, students need to generate a list of well-known people in a profession or area of life.

In this project, students choose one person from a list of well-known people in a specific profession. Students then research and create a trading card for the person. The trading card will be the traditional 3 1/2 inches high by 2 1/2 inches wide size with a front and back.


1. Making a Trading Card

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