St. Elizabeth Ann Seton - Wichita, KS

8th Grade Technology (Fall 2016 / 1st Nine Weeks)

Mr. Dan Buchanan, Computer Instructor
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Room 209
316.721.5693 Ext. 209

COURSE MATERIALS
**Handout and Booklets (Leave in Classroom)

**Microsoft Office 2010 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher)
**Google Drive / Google Docs
**Ultra Key 6.0 (Keyboarding Software)

8th Grade Technology is a computer class to reinforce proper keyboarding technique using various keyboarding software and teaching Microsoft Office 2010 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher) and Google Drive / Google Docs. Emphasis will be placed on improving speed and accuracy of computer keyboarding using "touch" finger-reach patterns. Students will also learn the basic use of the Internet and to correctly format letters, reports, tables, and other projects for personal and school use. Basic spreadsheet applications will also be introduced with Excel.

8C (Mr. Allen) Tuesday & Thursday 8:42 - 9:25
8B (Mrs. Ruxton) Tuesday & Thursday 11:03 - 11:47
8A (Mr. Kenton) Tuesday & Thursday 1:33 - 2:19

 




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Week 3 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 9/1/16 Objective: Keystroking; Excel spreadsheet
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Labor Day
** Demo - A1 Excel Profit Loss (Screencast)
** Keyboard A1 Excel Profit Loss (Save - Display Formulas to Teacher)


Tuesday
- 8/30/16 Objective: Keystroking; Report & Letter
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Keyboarding Mistakes
** Keyboard Project 1 Letter (Google Docs - Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard A1 Excel Profit Loss (Save - Do Not Print)


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Week 2 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 8/25/16 Objective: Keystroking; Report & Letter
** Finalize Seating
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Warmup Drill #5
** Discuss Google Drive & Google Classroom (Use Google Chrome)
** Keyboard Project 1 Report (Print)
** Keyboard Project 1 Letter (Use Google Docs)


Tuesday
- 8/23/16 Objective: Keystroking; Report
** Finalize Network Login
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Warmup Drill #4
** Discuss www.seaswichita.com/school --- Teacher's Website
** Keyboard Project 1 - Report (Save - Do Not Print)


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Week 1 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday - 8/18/16 Objective: Class Syllabus; Network Password
** Welcome Back PPT
** Strong Password Video
** Worst Common Passwords
** Network Password
** First Day Activities (In Class)
** Computer Use: Internet (Student Handbook)