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Print Speaker Notes with PowerPoint 365 Online

In a previous post, I reflected on the importance of teaching effective public speaking strategies. In preparation for presenting a slide show project, we need to coach students with guidelines and tips on how to give a presentation that will engage the audience. TechnoPresenter is a TechnoKids project that specifically focuses on teaching presentation skills. …

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Fun with Fonts

Are you looking for a quick language arts activity your students can do in one or two class periods in the computer lab? Why not have fun with fonts? Have your students create a picture using words. This activity is a great way to encourage your students to use descriptive language. It can be done …

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Office 2013 PowerPoint Transitions are Fantastic

Office 2013 has added many new transitions that make using PowerPoint FUN! What is a transition? A transition is an action that occurs between slides, when changing from one to another. Why use a transition? Transitions are more than just “razzle dazzle.” When used thoughtfully, they can improve a presentation. Transitions can: begin a presentation …

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