From the Finder Menu: Go> Connect to Server Server address: SouthShare Enter your Username and Password Follow Server Link: ClipServer Central>Garden Productions or Unique Tracks Preview Music Select soundtrack and DRAG to desktop
Songs must be .mp3 format Insert > Movies and Sounds > search file Sound icon can be dragged anywhere--even off the slide!
Slideshow Custom Animations… Choose Sound File Add Effect Media Options Play over multiple slides
U Format>Bullets and Numbering> From the Formatting Palette > Bullets and Numberings Picture/Character Choose image, symbol, and/or color
To add a picture to the slide background:•Select a HIGH QUALITY picture—no thumbnails!•Select a picture in landscape layout, or about the same shape on thePPT slide•Drag/save the picture to the desktop—don’t drag pix to PPT slide!•Format > Slide Background•File > Picture > Choose > Apply > Select and Insert•Set Transparency and Tiling•Do NOT apply to all unless picture belongs on every slide background.
YouTube is NOT accessible at school Online tools for capturing/converting Streaming Video www.zamzar.com www.youconvertit.com www.Keepvid.com General Directions for Using Sites from HOME Copy /paste URL from YouTube or other streaming site Convert to Movie format mp4 Enter e-mail address; converted video sent to this address Download video to USB and bring to school for editing
Open iMovie Import mp4 file from USB Edit for size: set playhead Edit>Split Video Clip at Playhead Repeat as necessary to shorten Save Share QuickTime Quality for Web (pay attention to size) Save to USB!
Select Media Layout for slide Insert > Movie > select from USB Or use toolbar shortcut: Select Movie Edit settings
Print What? Select # Slides per page? Output? ALWAYS “Black and White”!
PowerPoint MUST be saved as a “PowerPoint Package” when dropped to teacher. To do so… File>Save As> To Desktop Name file First name last name and hour E.g. KelleeHill4A Format>PowerPoint Package Save The Package is a FILE not just a document… DROP the FILE to TEACHER!
Log on to Drop Server Finder > Go > Connect to Server > DropServer > Log on w/ Username and Password Or select DropServer Central from the icon on the dock Select/open Teacher’s name --first initial, last name Click-Hold-Drag PowerPoint package FILE from desktop into hand-in folder. Note: you cannot open teacher’s hand in folder You get a message that tells you cannot see what’s inside the folder; select “OK”