Item Number: INT-FUTURE
Technology Integration: Language Arts, Science
Technology Skill: Presentation, Spreadsheet
Program: PowerPoint, Microsoft Office
Includes: PowerPoint Activities, Teacher Guide, Printable Student Workbook, Paperless Worksheets, Review Questions, Extension Activities, TechnoFuture Parent Letter, TechnoFuture Certificate, Summary of Skills Checklist, Story Marking Sheet, Technology Internet Favorites, Imagine Tomorrow Science Fact Sample Stories, Personal Robot Template, ePhone Manual Template, School Activity Template (templates included are for skill reviews)
Session 1: Frame the Future
Research emerging technologies. Plan and organize a story about daily life in the future.
Session 2: Envision the Future
Create a slide that describes waking up in a futuristic home. Add action buttons to control events.
Session 3: Master the Future
Produce a unique design and set how slides advance by customizing the slide master.
Session 4: Scan the Future
Get creative! Create story slides about school, communication, and work in the future. Use a table, sound, and SmartArt graphic to describe everyday routines.
Session 5: Plan the Future
Tell what teens do for entertainment and how they travel around. Include a graph and animated clip on story slides.
Session 6: Project the Future
Apply transitions and animate slide objects. Complete the story using a checklist as a guide.
Pick Advanced PowerPoint Activities
Science Fact in Science Fiction: Read the Tomorrow Project. Select an activity.
Pet Robot Ad: Apply skills to create an advertisement for a robotic animal.
Create a Printed Book: Transform interactive story pages into a printable story.