Slides: Advanced Tools

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Learning Activity

In this activity, you will learn some of the more advanced features of Google Slides.

Create a Google Slide Deck that includes:

  • Custom page set-up
  • Background color or image
  • Inserted image that is cropped to a different shape (not a square or rectangle)
  • Word Art
  • Shapes

Include a link to your slide deck as evidence for this activity


1. Change Page Size & Background - You can create custom page sizes and background colors for slides (this is really helpful if you want to print your slides out later!)

2. Crop, & Mask Images - You can crop images into different shapes 

3. Word Art, Shapes, and Text Boxes - You can use Word Art, shapes and text boxes to customize the look of your slides and increase their visual appeal.

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