Summary: Students create a PowerPoint presentation about an endangered animal using text from a teacher-selected website and images they find through a search.
Effective Tech Lesson 3.10
This lesson is in my Level 3 Curriculum Progression.
Recommended for Second through Fourth Grade
Uses Microsoft PowerPoint, but can be adapted for other presentation programs.
Uses the website: http://www.defenders.org/
Teacher Instructions (pdf)
Student Instructions (pdf)
Students work at own pace from written instructions.
Opportunity for student choice: endangered animal for subject of presentation; text font and font color, background design; images
Duration: Three to five 40-minute class sessions
Formatting text within slides
Modifying the appearance of slides
Using a Search Engine
Locating images on the Internet