How to Add an Animation1. Click on an image, clip art or text box to select it.2. Click on the ANIMATION tab.3. Click on the animation effects you want. The effects will happen in the same order you choose them.4. You can also use the EFFECT OPTIONS or the ADD ANIMATION buttons.5. Click PREVIEW at the upper left to see how the effects look.
How to Add a Transition Effect1. Click on the TRANSITIONS tab.2. Click on the transition effect you want. It works on the slide, so you can only pick one effect.3. You can add a sound effect that plays when the slide appears. At the upper right, click on “No Sound” and you will see a drop down menu. Pick a sound effect.
How to Add a Sound Recording1. Plug in the school headphone/mic (pink to the left, green to the right).2. Click on the INSERT tab.3. Click on the arrow below the AUDIO button & choose “Record Audio.”4. Name your audio file, then click the red button on the popup bar to record. Click the blue circle to stop recording. You should see a speaker icon on your slide.
Assignment1. If you haven’t already, pick a topic for your powerpoint.2. Create a different kind of background for each of your 10 slides (solid colour, gradient, texture fill, image, design). You must have at least one of each.3. Insert images/clip art & text in each slide.4. Add an Animation effect (or more) to each slide.5. Add a Transition effect to each slide.6. Record yourself saying something about your topic & add it to one of the slides.
What we’re doing today: Keyboarding drills (15 min) Make a few decisions about the StoloVoices.com website Finish the Powerpoint assignment (criteria sheet on the front desk)