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College/University Research Slide Show
Computers & Internet
9, 10, 11, 12
Title – College/University Research Slide Show
By – Lisa Payton
Primary Subject – Computers / Internet
Grade Level – 9-12
In this lesson, students will research a college of their choice and prepare a PowerPoint slide presentation for the class in accordance with rubric guidelines.
|Lesson or Unit Name||
College/University Research / PowerPoint Slide Show
W2.1, W4.2, C1.1, C1.2, C1.3, C1.4, C1.5, RS2.4, RS3.1, RS3.2
Question or Objective
Instructional Methods and Strategies *
PowerPoint Slide Show (see rubric)
Materials and Resources
Paper, pens, dictionaries, CCC, computers, printers
* Please note activating, cognitive and summarizing strategies, best practices addressed, differentiating instruction, use of technology, collaboration, Bloom’s level and art integration components as appropriate.
The following is the rubric I use to grade this activity.
PowerPoint Slide Show
Students are to prepare a PowerPoint slide show for a selected college/university. Students may only use the school’s official website and SCOIS to obtain information. Please adhere to the AUP guidelines. Also, no plagiarism; students are expected to complete their own work. Be creative, and pay careful attention to grammar/mechanics. Finally, include your name, class, instructor, and date at the end of the slide show.
|Slide 1||School’s Name, Address, Telephone Number|
|Slide 2||Undergraduate Admissions Requirements|
|Slide 7||Student Organizations|
|Slide 8||Other Information|
Slide Show (50 pts)
|_____||8+ slides||50 pts|
|_____||4 to 7 slide||30 pts|
|_____||1 to 3 slides||10 pts|
Creativity (20 pts)
|_____||very creative||18-20 pts|
|_____||minimum creativity||6-11 pts|
|_____||little creativity||0-5 pts|
Grammar/Mechanics (10 pts)
|_____||minimal (<3) or no errors||7-10 pts|
|_____||frequent errors||3-6 pts|
|_____||substantial errors||0-2 pts|
Presentation (20 pts)
Grade = __________
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