Creating Multimedia Powerpoints with DE streamingPresentation Transcript
Powerpoint as a Multimedia Platform Matt Monjan Discovery Educator Network
PowerPoint and Multi-Media Presentations A few key terms Hyperlinking = linking to a website, video, document or slide that is different or outside of your current presentation Advantage – fast forward/rewind control Disadvantage – opens a different window, you leave your presentation Embedding = placing a document, video, sound, image, etc within the framework of your slide Advantage – looks pretty, you stay within your presentation Disadvantage – lose ability to fast forward and rewind
Hyperlinking and Embedding Instructions Menu
Hyperlinking a Video to an Image
Downloading Images and Audio files
Embedding a Video
“Really Embedding” a Video
- Features and Benefits
- Preview: Web Browsing in PowerPoint
Interactive Presenter tools
Back to Menu This button takes you back to this page from slides that complete a set instructions.
Log into Discovery Education streaming
Download a video segment and save to a folder
Go to Insert + Picture + Clip Art or From File
Left click your mouse button to select the image
Right click the selected image to and select Hyperlink
Find the video that you downloaded and double click or click Ok to connect the file to the image as a hyperlink
8. The hyperlink is signified when your cursor changes to a pointing finger when you pass over the image
Steps for Hyperlinking Video to an Image Back to Menu
Discovery Education streaming Images & Audio DE streaming has over 20,000 images and over 2900 audio clips Login, then type your desired search selection and change the Within drop down box to Images or Audio and click Go
Saving Discovery Education streaming Images Click on the preferred image size to download direct, or click on image preview and right click then save as . Tip: Always save files in one folder along with the presentation to ensure files remain connected and display properly.
Saving Discovery Education streaming Audio Click on the blue disk to download audio file Back to Menu Tip: Rename it as a smaller file name to prevent errors.
Steps for Embedding
Go up to Insert
Go to Movies and Sounds
Select Movie from file
Navigate to the file that you downloaded
Double click the file and it will embed the video into your PowerPoint slide
Tip: This also works for audio files, except you select Sound options instead
Back to Menu
Now for something really cool Back to Menu Really Embedding – Windows Based 1. Go to your tool bar and click on the word View 2. Click on Toolbars and then Control Tool Box This will bring up a box that looks like this:
Really Embedding Continued 3. Click on the Hammer And Wrench Icon 4. Scroll down and choose Windows Media Player This will change your cursor to a + symbol – Giving you the ability to draw a box
Really Embedding Continued
5. Draw a box and then right-click on the box and choose Properties
6. Click inside the blank box next to the box titled Custom and then click on the three little dots
Finding the video
7. Click on the Browse button to find the video that you want to embed, then check the Stretch to fit button and then click on the OK button
Tip: I usually uncheck the Auto Start Playback option so that I can manually start the video
Full Capability Video! You have “really embedded” a video with full control of forward, rewind, pause, and sound.
Full Screen Zoom With “Really Embedding”
This will definitely get their attention!
Right click the window and select Full Screen while playing the video in presentation mode.
It works great to toggle between full screen and the presentation using the ESC key.
Create and control web site resources by locking to one site preventing students from straying to other sites during lessons. Preview: “Really Embedding” Web Browsers Back to Menu Full Instructions coming soon via DEN Webinar!
PowerPoint & Interactive Teaching Tools Not quite an Interactive whiteboard, but better than nothing!
On Demand Notes and Markups =
Point out teachable moments
Move backward and forward through slides
Move your cursor over the far bottom left hand corner of the slide during presentation mode for the tools to become visible.
Once tools are visible left click them to activate available options.
Play around with them and make your presentations more interactive!