Using Microsoft Powerpoint or OpenOffice Impress to create a presentation

  • Pass the typing requirements for using the computer to complete assignments.
  • Pick an idea & make a mind map.
  • Check with a guide about your idea and research guidelines.
  • Ensure that you are recording your sources as you research. This includes keeping track of where you get images.
  • Create rough draft & then edit with a guide.
  • Create a storyboard for your slideshow and show to a guide when ready to create slides.
  • Create a slide show. Your last slide should cite all your resources.
  • Meet with guide for final edit of presentation & arrange a time for your presentation.
  • Rehearse, rehearse, rehearse.