Principles of Visual Literacy for Slide Presentations- Digital and Paper/Pencil
Tired of your students making cluttered, boring, or ineffective slide shows?
Teach your students how to make powerful slide presentations with this mini lesson in both digital and pencil/paper format.
Included is this dual-formatted resource is the link to a 25-slide Google Slides presentation to copy and use in your LMS, as well as a 33-page pdf document with slides perfect for copying to hand out to students or to project in your face-to-face classroom. With these resources, you will deliver a 30-minute interactive mini lesson about the best practices in creating effective visual slide presentations. Extension options allow you to customize the lesson and add another 30 minutes, 1 or 2 days as students explore elements of rhetoric, audience and the Appeals.
Include this mini lesson as a supplement to your research unit, whether you are in a face-to-face classroom or virtual model. Or use the mini lesson as your introduction to rhetoric, the art of argument.
Creating visual arguments appeals to most students and readers today. Help your writers be more purposeful and effective with this mini lesson that asks students to draw, discuss, write, edit, and evaluate. It's filled with higher order thinking skills.
Looking for more materials to teach rhetoric? Check out my resources to introduce rhetorical concepts, find rhetorical devices in everyday places, analyze texts rhetorically, and find hidden bias in texts.
Category: ELA → Writing