Creating Interactive PowerPoints. Jennifer N. Brown, Universidad Catolica del Norte. What is an interactive PowerPoint?. It is a presentation that may contain a udio components, v ideo components, and question and answer opportunities See an example. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Creating Interactive PowerPointsJennifer N. Brown, Universidad Catolica del NorteWhat is an interactive PowerPoint?It is a presentation that may containaudio components,video components, andquestion and answer opportunities
See an exampleBenefits of Interactive PowerPointsOrganize your materials in one placeAssess students comprehensionEncourage language learning through gamesEntertain your students!Useful vocabularyTo insert to put, to place (something)Microsoft Ribbon the control panel at the top of PowerPoint
To copy to duplicate (copiar)To paste to attach (pegar)To highlight to illuminateTo click on to press a button or a linkTo double-click to press on a button on link twiceTo download to save on your computer
4Getting StartedLogin to our class website: http://grou.ps/callinchile
Click on filesDownload 2_Template
Slide 1Choose a new theme! Possible themes:AnimalsTransportationJobsVegetablesSportsThe list is endless!Open 2_TemplateChange the title of the presentationSlide 2 (Answer is A)Insert GraphicsOn the Microsoft Ribbon (or in your menu) go to Insert Click on Clip ArtSearch for appropriate graphicsDouble-click on the ones you like to add them to your slideType your question number, question, and answers.
Slide 3 (Answer is B)Download a music fileGo to http://www.songsforteaching.com/index.htmlChoose a song you likeRight-click Listen to this SongSave the MP3 file on your computerInsert a music file into your PowerPointClick InsertClick SoundChoose your fileStart sound automaticallyType your question number, question, and answersSlide 4 (Answer is C)Find a video fileGo to http://youtube.comSearch ______ songs for kids (or children)Example: sports songs for kidsCopy the URL (http address) of the videoAdd a video to your PowerPointGo to Developer > More Controls (tell me if you do not have this option)Select Shockwave Flash ObjectDraw a box where you want the videoRight-click the boxSelect PropertiesSlide 4Paste the URL in the Movie lineDelete watch?Change = to /
Now, add your question number, question, and answers
Slide 5 (Answer is D)Review Your choice!
If you want free animated gifs, go to: http://gifs.net
Slide 6Add sound effectOn the Microsoft Ribbon (or in your menu) go to Insert Click on Clip ArtSearch for appropriate soundsDouble-click on the one you like and add it to your slideStart sound automatically
Finishing Touches!Delete answersGo back to Slides 2-5Right click the green boxClick Format shapeChange color to graySave your presentationEnjoy!