Introduction to Information Technology

Weekly Class Assignments
Timeline

It's fine to celebrate success, but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
"Bill Gates"


September 11 - 22

1. Edutyping (1 - 28)
2. Gmetrix Lesson 1 training (100%) and Lesson 1 test (graded for gradebook) read carefully
3. Learnkey (Lesson 1 ongoing) Need Headphones.
4. Gmetrix Project 1 training

September 4 - 8

1. Edutyping (improving your keyboarding skills)
2. Basis of Word 2016 (LearnKey and Gmetrix)
3. Gmetrix Lesson 1 traning, and Lesson 1 test
4. LearnKey Lesson 1 ongoing (Need Headphones)

August 28 - Sept 1

1. Explain Perhipheral Devices
2. Explain and practice Binary Coding
3. Measurements of Speed
4. Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 - Teacher Walk Thru
5. Introduction to Microsoft Word 2016 using Learn Key (WORD 2016 Using headphones for training)
6. Introductio to Microsoft Word 2016 using Gmetrix
7. Edutyping (Lessons 7 -12) If complete may access GAMES on Edutyping ONLY
8. Ratatype

August 21 - 25

1. Continue discussion on What is a Comptuer
2. Introduction to Hardware and Software
3. Hardward Quiz

August 14 - 18

1. What is a Computer?
2. Storage Devices, what are they?
3. What are peripheral Devices?
4. Edutyping (Lessons 1- 5)

August 10-16

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

** Icebreaker Games**

1. Distribute Contracts and user names
2. Set up desktop shortcuts- \\bruner-srv2\Examples and Resources\intro_to_it\Examples
3. Complete IT Class Information and Edmodo
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, Tech_concept.
7. Work on EduTyping and then Beginner Keyboarding Course "Do Not Take the Quiz" we will take it as a whole class.


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Calendar

August 10, 2017. . . . . . . . . . . First Day of School

Sept 4, 2017 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Labor Day Holiday

Oct 6, 2017 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .End of 1st nine weeks

Oct 9, 2017 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Studednt Holiday

Nov 11, 2017 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Veterans Holiday

Nov 20 -24 , 2017 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Fall Break

Dec 19, 2017. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .End of 1st Semester

Dec 20, 2017 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Winter Break

Jan 3, 2018 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Student Holiday

Jan 4, 2018 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .1st Day back students

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