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You have a great lesson planned for today, and the internet is down. Your supervisor is lurking in the doorway, you can just smell the observation coming. What do you do?
You teach your kids how to create hyperlinks with just PowerPoint or Google Slides!
Here’s my plan.
Begin the lesson with having the students create the first slide, a “Table of Contents” sort of slide. Mine looks like this.
Here's the basic slideshow to start with.
This can be a template that you send them
or make them create themselves.
Choose the correct slide to link each bullet point.
I model how they then highlight the text “where I was born” and choose Insert-Hyperlink. They link it the slide titled “where I was born” I model another one, but most kids get it and finish the rest of the links themselves.
Insert-Autoshape to create the Home Button.
It works well for me, and I hope it helps you out too.