Introduction to Information Technology

Weekly Class Assignments
Timeline

 

December 15 - 18

Objective: Students will be able to create documents by using columns and column breaks

1. QOD - 15, 16, 17, 18 (click on the number that represents today's date and answer the question)
2. Gmetrix Project 1 training
3. Gmetrix Project 1 test
4. Gmetrix Project 2 training
5. Gmetrix Project 2 test
6. SAMs Path (Tables and Multi-Page Reports) code required(mos 2014 or itiscool)
7. SAMs Path (Page layouts) code required (itiscool or mos2014)
8. Complete the Text in Column Training in the Examples-->Intro To IT Folder (PDF File)
9. Complete the Column Breaks Training by clicking HERE(PDF File) Save to your space on the server

December 8 - 12 ( Comptuer Science Week)

Objective: Students will be able to manipulate Word 2013 ribbon to create a document from beginning to end.

YOU MUST SCORE 70% OR HIGHER ON THE TRAINIG AND TEST

QOD - December 12- Click the date and answer the questions, submit and
(1) If you have not completed Core Test 3 Testing Do SO NOW.
(2) If you have completed Gmetrix Core Test 3 Testing do the following: Create a flyer promoting a Winter Party - Make sure that you make it interesting with Pictures.

1. Gmetrix Project 1 training
2. Gmetrix Project 1 test
3. Gmetrix Project 2 training
4. Gmetrix Project 2 test
5. SAMs Path (Tables and Multi-Page Reports) code required(itiscool or mos2014)
6. SAMs Path (Page layouts) code required (mos2014 or itiscool)
7. Walk-Thru with Mrs. Cook, (Review WORD 2013 Skills) Peer Training

December 1 - 5

1. Gmetrix Core training 3
2. Gmetrix Core training 3 Test

November 17 - 21

1. Complete Gmetrix training and test 2 & 3
2. Work on Gmetrix Projects 1 & 2 training & test
3. Practice activities for Industry Certification for Word 2013
4. SAMS path Multipages Reports & Tables

November 3 - 14

1. What is involved in completing MLA reports
2. How to properly create a MLA report
3. Letterhead and Flyers (Community Service)
4. Gmetrix training and test
5. SAMs MLA project

October 27 - 31

1. Continue with the Industry review activities

October 21 - 24

1. Learning about the Page Layout Ribbon
2. Review for industry test

October 6 - 17

Watch the video below to receive your assignment for this week. Always check back for further instructions

September 29 - October 3

1. SAMS training Editing and Creating a Document
2. Sams Project "1a- Wellness Law Clinic "you may submit 3 times for a better grade
3. Working with List and Styles
4. MLA Guidelines (this may carry over to next week)

September 22 - 26

1. How to create a business letter properly using Word 2013
2. How to create a business envelope properly using Word 2013
3. How to modify a flyer using Word 2013
4. Independent letterwriting, envelope, and flyer project.

September 15 - 19

1. Continue with Gmetrix - Core Training One (Due Wednesday)
2. Review the home ribbon
3. Keyboarding test (Type Bill Gates Letter)

September 8 - 12

1. Keyboarding
2, What's new in Word 2013 (Lynda.com)
3. Learning Microsoft Word - Walk-thru (Ms. Cook)(File & Home Ribbon)
4. Gmetrix - Core Training one

September 2 - 5

1. Review the main components of a computer?
2. what is an O.S.? Operating System
3. Identify the ports of the computer
4. Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013
5. Keyboarding

August 26 - 30

1. Quiz Hardware
2. Define a computer and the know the components
3. Define Digital Literacy
4. Introduction to MS Word
5 learntotype
6. Early finishers will work on tutorials, click the tutorial link on the right
7. Keyboarding Games (click any of the typing games approved on the right--> under LINKS)
8. Intro to Computers

August 19-23

Welcome students and discuss Classroom Policy and Procedures. Distribute paper contact info and complete IT Class Information; If time permits discuss due dates and calendar

1. Distribute Contracts and user names
2. Set up desktop shortcuts- \\bruner-srv4\Examples and Resources\intro_to_it\Examples
3. Complete IT Class Information
4. Set up Individaul student folders, Keyboarding & Word of the Day or Journal Entry(Bellwork)
5. Complete the basic keyboarding technique tutorial (Posture/Ergonomics and QWERTY Tutorials)
6. Make folders your U:\\ Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Projects, Keyboarding, Career, Tech_concepts.
7. Open up each folder and make another new folder: Lessons, Worksheets
8. Work on Beginner Keyboarding Course "Do Not Take the Quiz" we will take it as a whole class.
9. Nimblefingers, Qwerty Complete the homerow keys. Key until you get zero errors. Show me your work
10. How would you define a Computer? What are peripheral devices?

 

 

 

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Calendar

August 15, 2014. . . . . . . . . . . First Day of School

Sept 1, 2014 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Labor Day Holiday

Oct 17, 2014 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .End of 1st nine weeks

Nov 11, 2014 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Veterans Holiday

Nov 24 -28 , 2014 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Fall Break

Dec 19, 2014 - Jan 2, 2015 . . . . . . . . Winter Break

Jan 15, 2015 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .End of 1st semester

Jan 19, 2015 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . MLK Holiday

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