Benefits Of Using Powerpoint In The ClassroomPresentation Transcript
Benefits Of using Powerpoint in the classroom
You can use Microsoft PowerPoint to create interactive presentations containing text, art, animation, and audio and video elements. It is probably the best-known presentation graphics program available. If your computer arrived pre-loaded with Microsoft Office, you most likely have PowerPoint too.
PowerPoint is a well-known, versatile, and easy to use tool.
Part of Microsoft Office package, so readily available in classroom.
As one teacher added: “PowerPoint captures the students' attention and helps keep them interested!"
It enables students to construct creative presentations for their projects and assignments.
Students will be utilizing a useful and marketable technology skills
PowerPoint allows teacher to be creative with activities such as:
Field Trip Slide Shows
Interactive Book Reports
Music Class Recitals
Group Slide Shows
It also allows teachers to :
Present information or instruction to the entire class.
Create graphically enhanced information and instructions for the learning centers.
Create tutorials, reviews, or quizzes for individual students.
Display student work and curriculum materials or accompany teacher presentations at parent open houses or technology fairs. Presentations can be set to run automatically during such events, providing a slide show of classroom activities and events as parents tour your classroom or school.
They can be modified and used over and over again, each time you teach those lessons.