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The Research Process: Presentation tools

Presentation Tools

There are a variety of presentation tools out there, here are some recommendations and tips:

CREATING SLIDES

Create presentation slides in Google Slides.  If you do not have a Google Account you can use PowerPoint. 

Refer to your assignment guidelines for what needs to be included.

Remember to cite! 

Getting Started with Google Slides

 

HOW TO ADD IMAGES

Links

CREATING VIDEO

You can create a video of your group or a video with voiceover added to slides using Screencast-O-Matic (set up free account) or Apple users may want to use iMovie.  A shareable link or a MOV file or a MP4 file format are usually the best outputs to turn it in -check with your instructor.

Create your script.  If narrating over slides, you should not just be reading info off your slides - your narration should add to that.

Some built in computer microphones will be strong enough.  Earbuds/headphones with microphone capability can also be used as a microphone. 

 

Here are what outputs you can find in Screencast-O-Matic:

 

  Upload your video, click on the paper clip

Options then come up for downloading an MP4 and an embed code