Teacher Review for Haiku Deck

Reach presentation Zen with Haiku Deck

Clinton W.
Classroom teacher
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My Subjects English Language Arts, Math, Science, Arts
My Rating
Learning Scores
My Students Liked It Yes
My Students Learned Yes
I Would Recommend It Yes
Setup Time Less than 5 minutes
Great for Creation
Student-driven work
Teacher-led lessons
Whole class
Great with Advanced learners
Low literacy
Special needs
How I Use It
I teach the basic precepts outlined in Garr Reynolds book, Presentation Zen. I then introduce some simple visual techniques, such as using full-bleed images. Finally, I introduce Haiku Deck, and students find it much easier than trying to incorporate the same techniques within PowerPoint.
My Take
Haiku Deck makes it easy to follow the best practices recommended by experts, like Garr Reynolds, writer of Presentation Zen. It allows students to quickly design simple, well-designed presentations with beautiful graphics, nice typography, and a professional polished look. If you're sick of "sliduments" and hideous distracting PowerPoint themes with crazy "Wordart" and bad font choices, have your students present with this tool. CONTENT WARNING: This tool searches Creative Commons licensed images on the web. Not all images searched are "school appropriate".