Create a Presentation "All About a Topic"

Google's Applied Digital Skills

No votes yet
367 Views Updated: Friday, February 1, 2019 - 3:59pm
Share with a friend
Students in a classroom

Getting started is easy. Go to the Applied Digital Skills website and sign up to set up your first class. Check out this guide with step-by-step instructions or go directly to the lesson through this link

This lesson uses videos to teach critical life and technology skills:


  1. Introduction to Create a Presentation All About a Topic
  2. Choose a Theme, Insert Slides, Add a Title
  3. Add Images and Text
  4. Add Animations and Transitions
  5. Digitally Share and Comment
  6. Create a Presentation “All About a Topic” Wrap-Up
  7. Extension: Edit the Master Slide
  8. Extension: Customize with Word Art
  9. Extension: Add Video
  10. Extension: Publish to the Web
  11. Extension: Add Effects to Text and Images

Life Skills

  • Communicate and publish key ideas and details in a way that informs, persuades, and/or entertains.
  • Create artifacts, or computational projects with practical, personal, and /or social intent.
  • Identify own areas of interest.
  • Use creative and artistic formats to express personal learning.

Technology Skills

  • Create a new presentation in Google Slides
  • Choose a theme
  • Add and move slides
  • Insert, resize, and reposition an image
  • Add text to slides
  • Format text (color, font, size)
  • Add and resize text boxes
  • Add animations and transitions
  • Preview in “present” mode
  • Digitally share slides with a classmate
  • Digitally enter comments in a classmate’s presentation
Digital Tool
Flipped Classroom
Lesson Plan
Project Based Learning
Video Guide
Lesson tags: 
Good for Parents