Microsoft PowerPoint Classes Beginning in November at The Brookfield Library

Schools and Libraries

October 29, 2013

From: Brookfield Library

This course will be offered in 5 sessions, each with afternoon and evening options.
 
You need not attend all sessions to participate. You should have some experience with computers and the Windows operating system before attending this class.
 
There is no charge for any of the classes in this series, but there is a one-time of fee of $10 to cover the cost of the course book (this book covers all sessions). This fee may be paid at the Checkout Desk or via PayPal prior to the class, or on the day of the class.
 
Limit of 6 attendees per class. 
 
Registration for all sessions begins November 1st at 8 a.m.

Session 1:

During this session, you will:

- How to open Microsoft PowerPoint
- Important menus and bars
- How to view a presentation in different ways
- How to use presentation, design and layout tools
- How to save, close and reopen a presentation
- Components of a presentation
- Steps to create a slideshow presentation

Tuesday, November 12, 3 p.m.
Tuesday, November 12, 6 p.m.
Wednesday, November 13, 3 p.m.
Wednesday, November 13, 6:30 p.m.
 
Session 2:

During this session, you will:

- Discuss presentation skills
- Begin building a new presentation
- Work with the Slide Master
- Add text and pictures to slides
- View a slideshow

Monday, November 18, 3 p.m.
Monday, November 18, 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 20, 3 p.m.
Wednesday, November 20, 6:30 p.m.
 
Session 3:

During this session, you will:

- Add Speaker Notes
- Add sound
- Resize and rotate pictures
- Edit text

Monday, November 25, 3 p.m.
Monday, November 25, 6:30 p.m.
Monday, December 2, 3 p.m.
Monday, December 2, 6:30 p.m.
 
Session 4:

During this session, you will:

- Add text boxes
- Work with arrows
- Add Footers

Monday, December 9, 3 p.m.
Monday, December 9, 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, December 11, 3 p.m.
Wednesday, December 11, 6:30 p.m.
 
Session 5:

During this session, you will:

- Create transitions between slides
- Animate photos
- Check your spelling
- Print speaker notes and handouts
- Present your slideshow

Monday, December 16, 3 p.m.
Monday, December 16, 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, December 18, 3 p.m.
Wednesday, December 18, 6:30 p.m.