Maximizing Microsoft Office 2007


Creating Graphic Organizers in Microsoft Word

  • Did you know that there are lots of great tools within Microsoft Word that would allow you to quickly create custom graphic organizers and instructional resources for students?
  • Click here to download a handout that includes a variety of tips and strategies for creating graphic organizers with students, or view the embedded version below.

Graphic Organizer Examples

  • Contact me at cynthia.treichler@gmail.com if you would like an editable version of any of the graphic organizers shared below.
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  • Other examples on external websites:
    • Click here to be re-directed to ReadingQuest.org. There are lots of great graphic organizers available on this site, and any could be reproduced in Microsoft Word to customize for your curriculum needs.
    • Click here to be re-directed to the National Archives website. There are lots of great graphic organizers for analyzing primary sources, and any could be reproduced in MS Word.
    • Click here to be re-directed to the National Center on Accessible Instructional Materials. On this website, you will find fantastic graphic organizer examples and resources.


Powering Up Your Presentation with PowerPoint

  • Click here or view the document embedded below for a brief overview of the interactive features in PPT 2007.


  • Click here to be re-directed to the presentation file. It is possible that the multimedia will not play due to the way the file had to be uploaded and shared.


General Microsoft Office Handouts


If you are looking for even more Microsoft Office handouts, click here to be re-directed to a fantastic website of resources.