Alternatives to PowerPoint

Consider your Options

smore.com

Which option will you use as an alternative?

  • Do you have information that you would like to present to your students in a visually engaging way?
  • Do you use Microsoft PowerPoint to provide readings, syllabi and other course information?
  • Take a look at Smore.com as an alternative.

•Smore.com uses a flyer framework.

•Smore.com presents material vertically.

•Smore.com allows for the viewing of large pieces of a presentation or reading or sample of work.

•Smore.com offers a free version.

Smore.com has the option to add a url, video and audio. You may upload your slides to Google and share the link if you use slides or upload video and sound files.

Smore Examples

Reading a novel/text

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Questions

•In what ways can you use Smore to incorporate visual components in your course content?

•How is it a shift from Microsoft PowerPoint? Explain.