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PowerPoint Resources

Ideas for use, links to tutorials and backgrounds.

Concepts & PowerPoint

www.ed.sc.edu/caw/pptconcept.html
Explanation and examples of using PowerPoint to teach concepts. Includes downloadable PowerPoint files to enhance cooking activities.
Pete's PowerPoint Station
www.pppst.com
PowerPoint activities for kids

Activities and Templates

teach.fcps.net/trt10/PowerPoint.htm
Links to many activities, templates and games. Download templates for Jeopardy and learn to create your own quizzes.

Games for Science

www.csun.edu/~vceed002/ref/games/
Games and activities to support the sicence curriculum. Many templates can be adapted to other content.

Jeopardy Games

www.elainefitzgerald.com/powerpoint.htm
Links to many Jeopardy games created by teachers from Elaine's curriculum connection.

PowerPoint Quizzes

dana.ucc.nau.edu/~lg2/jeopardy.html
Creating PowerPoint quizzes for the classroom

Powerful PowerPoint for Educators

www.loyola.edu/edudept/PowerfulPowerPoint/
Using Visual Basic for application to make PowerPoint interactive.
Parade of Games in PowerPoint
facstaff.uww.edu/jonesd/games/
Games and templates in PowerPoint

Accessible PowerPoint


What not to do in Powerpoint:
www.youtube.com/watch?v=ORxFwBR4smE
Funny video on what NOT to do in PowerPoint
Tips for Effective PowerPoint
www.speakingaboutpresenting.com/design/powerpoint-design-recommended-tips/
List of tips to make PowerPoint effective
Web Aim
www.webaim.org/techniques/powerpoint/
Complete tutorial on creating accessible PowerPoint
Access, PowerPoint Universally Designed
accessproject.colostate.edu/udl/modules/powerpoint/mod_ppt.cfm
Tutorial for creating universally designed PowerPoint
Making Text Legible
www.lighthouse.org/accessibility/design/accessible-print-design/making-text-legible/
Lighthouse International: tips and examples for making text more legible
Tips for Accessible PowerPoint accessibledocs.wikispaces.com/PowerPointTips
Summary of tips on making PowerPoint accessible and usable

PowerPoint Resources

Backgrounds and Pictures

Free Photos

www.ed.sc.edu/caw/toolboxphoto.html
Photos to use for PowerPoint and other teaching activities.

Backgrounds

www.powerpointbackgrounds.com/
"Awesome" Powerpoint Backgrounds

Brainy Betty

www.brainybetty.com/
Brainy Betty backgrounds for PowerPoint.

Free PowerPoint Templates

www.templateswise.com/
Easy to use Templates and backgrounds


PowerPoint Tutorials

Notations

PowerPoint Magic

www.pptmagic.com/
Powerpoint tutorials that provide insight on those special effects to make your ppt dynamics such as captions, pan and zoom, and mouse overs

Interactive PowerPoint

www.ehow.com/how_5085036_create-interactive-powerpoint-presentation.html
Creating an interactive PowerPoint, simplified description

InPics

inpics.net
Tutorial with step by step directions in screen shot pictures.

PowerPoint Tutorial

www.leesummit.k12.mo.us/its/powerpoint.htm
School district list of links to tutorials and resources. Links for backgrounds and ready made shows.

PowerPoint Tutorial

www.actden.com/pp/
Powerpoint in the classroom, fun tutorial to use in the classroom with Sue Special and Jim Jingle. Good for students.

Introduction to PowerPoint

www.leroy.k12.ny.us/Technology/Tutorials/
PowerPoint/Powerpoint.htm
Tutorial from the LeRoy school district.

University of RI Tutorials

homepage.cs.uri.edu/
tutorials/csc101/powerpoint/ppt.html
URI Dept. of Computer Science PowerPoint tutorials.
Goodwill Community Foundations Free
online videos and training
gcflearnfree.org/computer/
Free Computer Training for PowerPoint 2000, 2003, 2007. Other trainings for Excel, Word and Computer Basics.
Goodwill Community PowerPoint
www.gcflearnfree.org/powerpoint2010/extra/65
Creating a PhotoAlbum with Powerpoint