Lesson Plan

Using Microsoft Apps in the Classroom

An introduction to OneNote, Sway, Mix, and OneDrive apps
Mona E.
Technology coordinator
Huntington High School
Huntington, WV
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My Grades 9, 10, 11, 12
Objectives

Students will be able to understand and use the following Microsoft apps: OneNote, Sway, Mix, and OneDrive.

Subjects
English Language Arts
Grades 9 - 12
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1 Enhance Your Assignments and Presentations with MS Apps

The following link will aid in learning and teaching Microsoft apps. 

https://www.youtube.com/user/officevideos

This Lesson Flow will focus on the following apps: OneNote, Sway, Mix, and OneDrive.

Student Instructions

Want more  information and understanding on Microsoft app?  Navigate to the following site: 

https://www.youtube.com/user/officevideos

2 No More 3-Ring Binders with Microsoft OneNote!

Microsoft OneNote is a digital replacement for a 3-ring binder.

OneNote allows creation of tabs and pages. Pictures, videos, screen captures, and free hand drawing can be inserted on the pages. Notes can be taken on pages as well. Pictures searched through OneNote are Creative Commons friendly.

OneNote 2013 is the most powerful version of the software and is installed on a computer.

Microsoft OneNote helps and demos:

https://www.onenote.com/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CqGqpFnj040

​There are many other YouTube videos on Microsoft OneNote.

Student Instructions

Incorporate Microsoft OneNote into assignments.

Microsoft OneNote helps and demos:

https://www.onenote.com/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CqGqpFnj040

3 Office Sway - Cool Presentation Tool from Microsoft

Office Sway is a type of presentation tool from Microsoft. Text, pictures, and videos can easily be added on pages. Transitions are automatically added to the presentation. Pictures searched through Sway are Creative Commons friendly.

Office Sway helps and demos:

https://sway.com/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3dspMKu_xI

There are many other YouTube videos on Office Sway

Student Instructions

Incorporate Office Sway into assignments.

Office Sway helps and demos:

https://sway.com/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3dspMKu_xI

4 Create PowerPoint Presentation Videos with Office Mix

Office Mix creates presentation videos using PowerPoints. Allows audio presentation along with the video.

Office Mix helps and demos:

https://mix.office.com/gallery/category/how-to

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kE8B02d3LI4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxYRm0baSp8

Student Instructions

Incorporate Office Sway into assignments

Office Mix helps and demos:

https://mix.office.com/gallery/category/how-to

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kE8B02d3LI4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RxYRm0baSp8

5 Share Your Files with OneDrive

OneDrive
Free, Paid

Share files in the cloud with OneDrive.

Link for OneDrive help and demo:

https://onedrive.live.com/

Student Instructions

Store and share your digital assignments in OneDrive.

Link for OneDrive help and demo:

https://onedrive.live.com/