Presentation SoftwarePresentation software is a visual learning aid and canbecome interactive if web links and video are built in tomake it an interesting lesson.Group work can be used to put a presentation together sostudents cooperate and work as a team.There are many free presentation packages to engagestudents but content and layout is important when usingthis as a form of teaching as slide upon slide will bore aclassroom very easily
Presentation Software How to use PowerPoint effectively- Limited Text- The default text size encourages teaching andlearning staff to focus on the key points and main topicheadings. This benefits learners with print impairmentsor issues with concentration.- It is very easy to add images, graphs ordiagrams, benefiting learners, such as deaf or printimpaired learners, with a preference for visuallearning. Further information on the appropriate use ofimages can be located in the section entitled.
Presentation Software Alternative Route-ways and Content- Using the hyperlink and notes facility it can be simpleto create opportunities for learners to:- Work through a presentation in a different order byusing internal hyperlinks.- Access different levels of detail by referring to thenotes field.- Access different supporting materials within thepresentation (e.g. slides with additionalexplanation, sample questions, simple quizzes etc).- Access different supporting materials external to thepresentation.
A particular slide catching your eye?
Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.