Shaping with Technology



"Beyond PowerPoint & Keynote: The 20 Best Apps to Create and Share Presentations" (10/28/2014)
https://zapier.com/blog/best-powerpoint-alternatives/


Web-based apps:

Google Presentations (GAFE)

  • Collaborative
  • Import and export as PPT
  • Can be shared/published
  • YouTube Videos embedding

Visit http://www.slidescarnival.com/ for FREE presentation templates for Google Slides!




NEW! Microsoft's Sway: https://sway.com

  • Web, Windows 10, iPhone and iPad
  • Requires Microsoft account
  • Sharable/publish online
  • "Card" based -- no "formal" layouts
  • Use for presentations and reports.

Haiku Deck (web based and iPad App) http://www.haikudeck.com/

  • Large images for backgrounds (locates CC images in Google)
  • Large type
  • Can share online or download as PPT (premium subscription required for downloading)
    Education subscription is available for $5 per month.

Slideshare: http://www.slideshare.net/about

  • (U.S. gov is one of biggest users)
  • No creative tools with free version
  • Shareable. PRO version needed for webinars or Linkedin sharing

Emaze: http://www.emaze.com/

  • Free
  • HTML5 (view AND edit on any internet device)
  • 3D and 2D presentations with "cutting edge designs"
  • "EDU Pro" account includes 5 collaborators, offline presenting, 500MB storage, no branding ($2.90 month)

Slideroll: http://www.slideroll.com/

A photo slideshow maker that you can use to create slide shows with your photos.

Empressr: http://www.empressr.com/

  • includes ability to build data tables and graphing
  • 3D transitions (sample)
  • more creativity

Zoho Show 3.0: https://www.zoho.com/docs/online-presentation-tool.html

  • Part of Zoho Docs: online presentation tool with PPT-like features
  • Collaborate, embed, publish
  • Integrates with Google Docs
  • (sample)

Web Poster Wizard: http://poster.4teachers.org/

A free tool from 4teachers.org

Prezi.com: http://prezi.com/


How to use Prezi to Create Visual Lessons

Welcome to Prezi (student presentation):



Even more....


Web 2.0 Presentation Tools for Teachers and Students