Inspiration 9

Inspiration 9


Inspiration® 9 will help students to plan, research and complete projects successfully. With the integrated Diagram and Outline Views, students create graphic organizers and expand topics into writing. For Windows and Macintosh.

Inspiration® 9 will help students to plan, research and complete projects successfully. With the integrated Diagram and Outline Views, students create graphic organizers and expand topics into writing. This powerful combination encourages learning in multiple modes. As a result, students gain and retain a better understanding of concepts and demonstrate knowledge, improving their performance across the curriculum.

Inspiration's Diagram View makes it easy to express ideas, discover relationships and develop new thoughts and perspectives.

With a simple mouse click, students can transform a diagram into a hierarchical outline.

Start assignments quickly with 65 inspiring templates that offer frameworks for gathering information and organizing ideas in language arts, science, social studies, thinking skills and planning topics.

Use multimedia to create more engaging and informed projects. Students insert and play video and sound, such as QuickTime® movies and MP3 files, right in Inspiration. Students can also record their own audio and attach it to a symbol or topic.

Includes Word Guide, an innovative dictionary and thesaurus

Add hyperlinks, export files into other application, and gain access to Inspiration Web Resources

This program is a wonderful organisational assistive tool for all students.

What's new in Inspiration 9

More visual learning support for reading, writing and thinking in Diagram View

  • Select from more symbol images that support curriculum content.
  • Lock symbols while developing templates to ensure they aren\'t moved or deleted by students.
  • Use Linking Phrases to easily explain relationships between ideas while creating concept maps.

NEW Map View—A new visual view to create and think with mind maps

  • Add new topic and subtopic branches with one click.
  • Rearrange and graft ideas to other branches by simply dragging them into place.
  • Add a note to any topic to expand upon your ideas.
  • Differentiate and emphasize ideas and groups using symbol images, colors and fonts.
  • Instantly transform your mind map into an outline to develop your writing.

More organizing, outlining and writing capabilities added to Outline View

  • Make visual connections in Outline View by showing or hiding symbols and Linking Phrases.
  • Take multiple topics and make them one topic using Combine Topics.
  • Use Break Apart to divide one long topic with multiple ideas into separate topics.
  • Use Word Count to meet word and page count requirements.

NEW Presentation Manager to develop presentations and present your knowledge

  • Develop slides from content and snapshot graphics automatically generated from your Diagram, Map and Outline Views.
  • Add, duplicate, reorder and delete slides and talking points to expand your presentation and communicate your message effectively.
  • Use ready-made professional background themes to create visually appealing presentations.
  • Change background colors and font styles or add graphic backgrounds to create your own custom theme styles.
  • Choose from different slide layouts to best communicate your key points and visual content.
  • Communicate visually by adding graphics from your computer and the Internet. Create your own snapshots from your diagram or mind map.
  • Add impact to your talking points by including videos and sounds that play directly from your presentation.
  • Clarify your points of view and support your message by adding hyperlinks and speaker notes.
  • Use slide transitions and reveal talking points individually to engage your audience.
  • Print your slides in various formats (with or without speaker notes) for handouts including 3x5 and 4x6 cards.

FREE Inspiration Presenter, available on the Inspiration 9 install CD and downloadable online:

  • Play your presentation directly from Inspiration 9 or from any Windows® or Macintosh® computer.
  • Present using a single screen or take advantage of speaker monitor support that shows speaker notes and other presenter information.
  • Run your presentation automatically with the Auto-Play option. 

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