Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

Using PowerPoint 2016? Click here.

Includes over 20 hands-on lessons and unit assessments designed for today's interactive, visual learner.

Part of the Microsoft Office Learn-by-Doing Series


Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 is one of the five titles in the Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Office 2013 Series where students are introduced to Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 using a hands-on, learn-by-doing approach.

This textbook uses school and workplace themed lessons to introduce students to the powerful tools and features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2013. Each new set of PowerPoint 2013 skills are clearly explained using a step-by-step, illustrated format that makes learning come to life for the student.

Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 (Level 1) is designed to be used by students enrolled in a computer applications course that includes presentations in its curriculum. The lessons in this book build upon one another. Skills and features are presented in an order ranging from basic to intermediate.

• Aligned to Common Core Standards
• Designed and formatted for today’s interactive, visual learner
• Teaches students basic to intermediate Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 skills
• Lesson content is customized with school and workplace themes
• Includes over 20 easy-to-follow lessons
• Includes a comprehensive Curriculum Guide for mapping skills
• Written and Performance Unit Assessments included with the Instructor Resources


Table of Contents (Condensed)

Unit 1:
 Presentation Basics

Unit 2: Customizing Presentations

Unit 3: Enhancing Slide Elements

Unit 4: Using Design Themes & Templates

Unit 5: Applying Transitions & Animations

Unit 6: Working with Presentation Views



FREE Online Instructor Resources

The Free Online Instructor Resources for Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 are housed on eReadiness.com.


Online Instructor Resources Include:

  • Lesson Answer Keys
  • Written Assessments and Answer Keys
    • Written Assessments measure students' comprehension of the PowerPoint tools, terms, and ribbon features introduced in each unit of the book.
  • Performance Assessments and Answer Keys
    • Performance Assessments measure students' ability to demonstrate the PowerPoint skills introduced in each unit of the book.

      eTextbook License Information

      Transferable eTextbook Student License: One license is required per student per term within a given school year. Once a term is completed, licenses can be reused. The number of licenses required is equal to the maximum number of students using an eTextbook within one term. See example below:

      Example to Determine Number of eTextbook Licenses Required
        Semester 1
      Student Enrollment
      Semester 2
      Student Enrollment
      eTextbook Licenses
      Course A 60 30 60
      Course B 90 90 90

      Minimum: A minimum purchase of 15 licenses is required.

      Term: Licenses are valid for 5 years (transferable term to term).

      Instructor Resources: Included FREE for unlimited number of instructors; 5-year access.

      Format/Delivery: eTextbook is delivered in PDF format. The eTextbook and student/instructor resources can be uploaded to any LMS or accessed through eReadiness.com.

      License Pricing: Pricing is determined by the number of licenses purchased. If the number of licenses you require exceeds the quantity displayed, call or email for volume pricing.


      CCTS: Common Career Technical Core Standards

      CCSS-R: Common Core: Reading Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects - Grades 6-12

      CCSS-A: Common Core: College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Reading - Grades 6-12

      ISTE: International Society for Technology in Education - Health, Vocational Education and Computer Education/Instructional Technology Standards -  Grades 6-12


      Grade: 6-8, 9-12

      Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 (Print) - Min. 15
      ISBN: 9781934422809
      Author: Nancy Olesen
      © 2014
      Size: 8.5" x 11"
      Page Count: 120
      Print Color: Full Color
      Binding: Spiral Bound

      Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 (eTextbook 5 Yr. Student License) - Min. 15
      ISBN: 9781626896420
      Author: Nancy Olesen
      © 2014
      Page Count: 120
      Print Color: Full Color

      Purchase Options

      Item # Item Name ISBN Qty. Unit Price Total
      TB-PPT2013-WB Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 (Print) - Min. 15 9781934422809 $78.95
      TB-PPT2013-ET Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 (eTextbook 5 Yr. Student License) - Min. 15 Call or email for volume pricing. 9781626896420 $48.95
      Order More & Save: Qty. of 15-49 $48.95 ea.
      Qty. of 50-99 $39.95 ea.
      Qty. of 100+

      Call or email for volume pricing.
      $31.95 ea.
      Product Total: $0.00