Have been thinking a lot about prezi and powerpoint lately and which one I like better....I taught prezi to a colleague's grade 7 class the other day and they really enjoyed it, and so do I...but powerpoint is a little more user friendly (in my opinion).
I like what my colleague, Mr. McDonald, did though...he gave the students the choice. He taught them about ppt and I taught them about prezi and he is going to let the students decide which program they want to use for their presentations.
Giving students choice..always a great thing :)
On a side note, I am still thinking about Museum Box and it can be used in the 5/6 classroom in a useful way.
I recommended it to an LST teacher at my school as she was looking for
My name is Gallit Zvi and I am an Elementary School Teacher in Surrey, BC and a Faculty Associate working with student-teachers.