Introduction to Information Technology

Weekly Class Assignments
Timeline

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

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