Technology

You will have technology class once a week on Tuesday. You will learn to become a better typist, work on different computer programs, and learn how to create a website. Throughout the school year, you will work on a life project using different aspects of technology learned in this class. You project wil be presented as a end of year website that you create.

Day 1:

  • First day of school
  • Set up classroom, decorate and discuss goals.

Day 2:

Day 3:

  • no lesson for the day

DAY 4:

Today we begin our technology lessons. We will be learning the ins and outs of using Word. We will be getting familiar with everything that Word has to offer. Even though you are familiiar with some of its usage, it is good to know what the program is fully capable of so that in your later school years you know how to use it. Okay, let's get started.

  • Lesson: Getting to know Word
  • Do: Read and practice using interactive images
    • introduction and watch the video
    • Working with work environment
    • The ribbon 
    • The quick access toolbar
    • The Ruler
    • Backstage view
  • Complete: Challenge questions

Day 5:

  • no lesson for the day

Day 6: 

  • no lesson for the day

Day 7:

  • no lesson for the day

Day 8: 

  • no lesson for the day

Day 9:

  • Lesson: Creating and opening documents
  • Do: Read and practice using interactive images
    • introduction and watch the video
    • Using templates
    • Compatability mode
  • Complete: Challenge questions

Day 10: 

  • no lesson for the day

Day 11: NO SCHOOL

Day 12: NO SCHOOL

Day 13: 

  • no lesson for the day

Day 14:

  • Lesson: Saving and sharing documents
  • Do: Read and practice using interactive images
    • introduction and watch the video
    • Autorecover
    • Exporting documents
    • Sharing documents
  • Complete: Challenge questions

Day 15: 

  • no lesson for the day

Day 16: 

  • no lesson for the day

Day 17:

  • no lesson for the day

Day 18: 

  • no lesson for the day

Day 19:

  • Lesson: Text basics
  • Do: Read and practice using interactive images
    • introduction and watch the video
    • Copying and moving text
    • Find and replace
  • Complete: Challenge questions

Day 20: 

  • no lesson for the day

Day 21: 

  • no lesson for the day

Day 22:

  • no lesson for the day

Day 23: NO SCHOOL

Day 24:

  • Lesson: Formatting text
  • Do: Read and practice using interactive images
    • introduction and watch the video
    • Symbols
  • Complete: Challenge questions

Day 25:

  • no lesson for the day

Day 26

  • no lesson for the day

Day 27:

  • no lesson for the day