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

 




Week 7 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 9/29/16 No School - Parent Teacher Conferences

Tuesday
- 9/27/16 Objective: Keystroking; Excel spreadsheet
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / 2' Timing TW7 (Together in Class)
** Keyboard Excel A5 Merchandise Inventory (Complete w/ Partner)  Print w/Changes
     (All Students Must Continue Excel A5 w/ Partner)
** Extra Credit - Excel A6 New Cost Analysis (Print w/ Changes)

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Week 6 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 9/22/16 Objective: Keystroking; Excel spreadsheet
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Holy is His Name
** Determine Partner for Excel A5 Merchandise Inventory (Complete w/ Partner)
     (All Students Must Begin Excel A5 on Thursday w/ Partner)
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Keyboard Excel A5 Merchandise Inventory (Complete w/ Partner)


Tuesday
- 9/20/16 Objective: Keystroking; Excel & Google spreadsheet
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Beatitudes
** Keyboard A4 Merchandise Inventory (Use Google Sheets) - Create Template
    (Display Formulas of Template to Teacher Before Continuing / Then Finish & Print)
** Determine Partner for Excel A5 Merchandise Inventory (Complete w/ Partner)
     (All Students Must Begin Excel A5 on Thursday w/ Partner)

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Week 5 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 9/15/16 Objective: Keystroking; Excel & Google spreadsheet
** 8B & 8C Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Food Facts
** 8A Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / 2' Timing - TW6 (Together in Class)
** Keyboard A3 Excel Sales & Profit (Discuss & Print w/ Changes)
    (Hint: After Changes Cell G12 should be Greater than $6,500)
** Keyboard A4 Merchandise Inventory (Use Google Sheets) - Create Template
    (Display Formulas of Template to Teacher Before Continuing) 


Tuesday
- 9/13/16 Objective: Keystroking; Excel & Google spreadsheet
** 8B & 8C  Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / 2' Timing - TW6 (Together in Class)
** 8A Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Food Facts
** Discuss Previous Assignments (Correcting & Missing)
** Screencast Demo - 8th Gr A3 Sales & Profit (Part 1)

** Keyboard A3 Excel Sales & Profit (Think On Your Own)

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Week 4 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 9/8/16 Objective: Keystroking; Excel & Google spreadsheet
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Grandparents Day
** Check Missing Assignments
** Keyboard Corrected Assignments (If Below 9/12 Points - MUST Staple Previous to Fixed Assignment)
** Keyboard A2 Free Throw Stats (Google Sheets - Display Formulas to Teacher) --
      Screencast Demo
** Keyboard A3 Excel Sales & Profit (Think - On Your Own)


Tuesday
- 9/6/16 Objective: Keystroking; Excel & Google spreadsheet
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Prayer of St. Francis
** Discuss Missing Assignments - Quality of Work Completed - Expectations
** If Needed Repeat Screencast Demo - A1 Excel Profit Loss (Screencast)
** Keyboard A1 Excel Profit Loss (Save - Display Formulas to Teacher)
** Keyboard A2 Free Throw Stats (Google Sheets - Save Do Not Display)

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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)