11-Using Presentations in Inquiry-based Learning

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					11-Using Presentations in
 Inquiry-based Learning
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 Essential Question…

   How can teachers and
students use presentations
 to enhance teaching and
        learning?
Interactive KWL (kinda) chart

           What…
          You know
       Think you know
        Want to know
  Presentation Software:
      Classroom Use
Create a list with your group each
      idea on a sticky note
 How do we use Power Point
  Presentations?
 What are possible purposes?
            For what?
 Who is the possible audience?
           For Who?
1. Informative or expository
 Summaries, reports,
   biographies

2. Instructional
 How to’s, step by step
   processes, demonstrations
3. Persuasive
 Letters…

4. Narrative
 Short stories, personal
   stories, myths, folk-tales…
1. Read the Museum Exhibit L.P
2. Identify the author (student or
   teacher)
3. Identify presentation type
4. Identify the audience

5. What part of your curriculum
   could you apply this part of
   presentation creation?
Thinking Level with PowerPoint

How can presentation software
become an option for student
projects and presentation that
support higher-lever thinking?
1. Make groups of 3 or 4
2. Read Inquiry Based Learning
  and Presentation Software and
  Examples of Student Projects
  Using PowerPoint. (pg 9-13)
3. Jot down 2 things that “strike you”.
4. Discussion

Grappling’s Learning Spectrum
and Bloom’s Taxonomy (pg.9)
       In your groups…
Sort these scenarios into levels of
 learning, discuss what you think

      When you finish….
          Please read
      “Tips to Avoid Power
         Pointlessness”
     Presentation Software
Directions:
o Go to Recipes for Success, see if you
remember
o Look at check list
o Create a My Book for skills you really
need: what were you unsure of, pick 10
skills
o Create a slide show 3-5 slides using the
skills you want to learn from your “BOOK”
Grades 5/6 (4 if you want):
HOW TO MAKE AN EFFECTIVE
POWERPOINT

oCreate a PowerPoint on “How to Make
a Good PowerPoint”. Use pages 8-9
(websites also on pg 12) to demonstrate
to kids the component of good design.
Be sure to include the items from your
“BOOK”. Students are your audience
Teachers 3-4…
o Create a small 3-5 slide show focusing on
Classroom Manangement Tips (pg 14-15),
Teachers or students can be your audience

Everyone else…
YOUR CHOICE
oCreate a slide show 3-5 slides using the
skills you want to learn from your “BOOK”
Students are your audience
   Presentation Software in
       the Classroom

Review… Types of PowerPoint
1. Informative/Expository
2. Instructive
3. Persuasive
4. Entertainment
  Presentation Software in
      the Classroom
Authentic uses for PowerPoint:
•Museum kiosk
•Telling a story
•Narrative concerning the need for more
recess
•Advertisement
•Graphical or image slide show of poems
or music
•Biography/autobiography
   Presentation Software in
        the Classroom
Module pg. 40 at the bottom

http://www.graves.k12.ky.us/powerpo
ints/elementary/
http://jc-schools.net/PPTs-la.html
http://www.nebo.edu/misc/learning_r
esources/ppt/ ---- Higher level???
   Presentation Software in
        the Classroom
Given your topic…

red: entertainment   blue: persuasive
green: instructive   purple: informative

Create a PowerPoint on a topic within your
curriculum
http://questioning.org/Q6/question.html
oPractice your PowerPoint skills
oFocus on real-life applications
oPose an essential question for
kids to think about with the
PowerPoint
oAt 10 to 8, we will show your work
to everyone. Save to P drive.
http://questioning.org/Q6/question.
html
             Closing

•1 thing you learned about
Powerpoint
•1 thing you still want to know
more about
•1 thing you WILL share with your
kids

				
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