Students will learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint 2010. This includes adding slides, changing slide views and themes, spell checking, creating text boxes, adding WordArt, inserting clip art and audio clips, and defining hyperlinks and Action Buttons. Students will also learn how to create effective presentations and practice skills through several hands on activities.
Unit: Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint
Students learn how to use basic features of Microsoft PowerPoint and how to create effective presentations. Specific topics covered include: themes, views, slide layout, clip art, photographs, spell checking and audio clips.
1. Microsoft PowerPoint Tour
2. Microsoft PowerPoint Basics
3. Effective Presentations
Unit: Text Boxes, Links & Graphics
Students will continue learning the basics of PowerPoint through two hands on assignments. Specifically, students will learn about text boxes, clip art, shapes, WordArt, hyperlinks, and Action Buttons. Students will download and use images from a ZIP file and create a PowerPoint Photo Album with captions.
1. Game Show, Part 1
2. Game Show, Part 2
3. Photo Album