Evaluation Matrix 2 – Prezi


Name of teaching resource

‘Prezi’ presentation titled “Journal Entry: School Holidays”


Weblink (if web based)



Who should this digital teaching resource be used with? (ie year/grade)

Designed to suit grade 1 or 2. The instruction used in conjunction with this teaching resource could increase expected detail and put greater emphasis on writing structure, punctuation, etc


How should it be used? (e.g. individual, whole class)

The Prezi presentation can be shown to the class as a whole in accompaniment with instructions to write a journal entry upon returning to school after school holidays, about an activity they did while on holidays.


Which subject or learning area would it be most appropriate to use in?

English. Though The Arts could also be included by asking students to create an accompanying illustration.


Identify the strengths of this teaching resource

The task of thinking about writing is given before actual writing occurs and it advises students to proofread their writing to check where their writing may need correction/improvement. The examples given are kept simple, to be inclusive. The main slide can be left up to assist students who need prompting as they write.



Identify any weaknesses of this teaching resource

Basic and does not include specific instructions for assistance with grammar, spelling, etc.



Explain any ideas you may have for further use of this teaching resource

It could be adjusted for use with a different grade or about a different topic or zoom points could be added to encourage students to go into greater details.




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