1.)The teacher will introduce the PowerPoint lesson by sharing a completed PowerPoint slideshow with the class. The teacher will point out different aspects of PowerPoint such as text, charts, clip art, and pictures.
2.)The teacher will give directions for opening the PowerPoint program.
3.)The teacher will walk the students through the different slide layout formats, including title; title and text; title, text, and graph; chart, graph and title; and text and graphic object.
4.)The students will then pick a slide layout with which to work.
5.)Next, the teacher will show the students how to add text to the slide. Students will type two or three sentences about the topic they picked to research.
6.)The teacher will then tell the students how to add a new slide and instruct them to pick slide layout #2. The students will need to put their names in the title bar and the subject they are researching in the text box.
7.)After the students have had time to ask any questions they have and get help with any problems they may have with the slides, the teacher can give the instructions for printing the slides.
8.)Later the teacher can assemble the slides into one slide show to be viewed in the classroom. Each student can stand up when their slide is shown and tell about their topic. The printed slides can be assembled into a class booklet.