St. Elizabeth Ann Seton - Wichita, KS

8th Grade Technology / Winter 2017 - 3rd 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 8 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday - 2/23/17 Objective: Keystroking & Publisher
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Test / TW12 (2' Timing) Together in Class
** Check Missing Assignments
** Keyboard Publisher #7 Brochure (24 pts - Two Day Assignment)
    **Special Printing Instructions -- See Booklet**

Tuesday - 2/21/17 Objective: Keystroking & Publisher
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Test / President Washington
** Check Missing Assignments
** Keyboard Publisher #6 Post Card (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Publisher #7 Brochure (24 pts - Two Day Assignment)
 
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Week 7 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday - 2/16/17 Objective: Keystroking & Publisher
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Test / Food for Thought IV
** Keyboard Publisher #5 Car Wash (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Publisher #6 Post Card (Save - Do Not Print)

Tuesday - 2/14/17 Objective: Keystroking & Publisher
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Test / President Lincoln
** Review PowerSchool Student Login
    (BCCHS Parent Meeting - Feb 15 / BCCHS Student Meeting - March 15)
** Keyboard Publisher #4 School Picnic (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Publisher #5 Car Wash (Save - Do Not Print)
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Week 6 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday - 2/9/17 Objective: Keystroking & Publisher
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Test / TW11 (2' Timing) - Together in Class
** Check Missing Assignments
** Keyboard Publisher #4 School Picnic (Discuss - Do Not Print)
** Review PowerSchool Student Login (Required BCCHS Meeting - Feb 15)


Tuesday - 2/7/17 Objective: Keystroking & Publisher
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Test / Beatitudes
** Check Missing Assignments
** Keyboard Publisher #3 Greeting Card (Discuss & Special Printing)
    (Only 1 Greeting Card Sent to Printer @ a Time)
** Keyboard Publisher #4 School Picnic (Save - Do Not Print)
** Review PowerSchool Student Login (Required BCCHS Meeting - Feb 15)

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Week 5
 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday - 2/2/17 Objective: Keystroking & KaHoot Super Bowl Preview
** Warmup / Google Docs / ABC Super Bowl Party (Together in Class)
** Keyboard Missing Assignments (See List)
** Super Bowl Trivia Preview -- KaHoot!


Tuesday - 1/31/17 Objective: Keystroking; Religion Survey & Publisher
** Complete Diocese Religion Survey
** Determine PowerSchool Student Login (Required BCCHS Enrollment - Feb 15)
** Keyboard Publisher #3 Greeting Card (Save - Do Not Display or Print)
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Week 4 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday - 1/26/17 Objective: Keystroking; Spreadsheets & Publisher
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Test / Little Eyes
** Keyboard Publisher #1 Ballot (Save - Display w/ Publisher #2 Sign)
** Keyboard Publisher #2 Sign (Display w/ Publisher #1 Ballot)
**Next Week - Religion Survey / PowerSchool Student Login

Tuesday - 1/24/17 Objective: Keystroking; Spreadsheets & Publisher
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Test / Did You Know Part IV
** Keyboard B9 Google Tuition Chart (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Publisher #1 Ballot (Save - Do Not Print)
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Week 3 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday - 1/19/17 Objective: Keystroking; Spreadsheets
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / 2' Timing (TW10) - Together in Class
** Keyboard B8 Google Bowling Chart (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard B9 Google Tuition Chart (Save - Do Not Print)

Tuesday - 1/17/17 Objective: Keystroking; Spreadsheets
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Footprints
** Keyboard B7 Google Stock Chart (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard B8 Google Bowling Chart (Save - Do Not Print)
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Week 2 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday - 1/12/17 Objective: Keystroking; Spreadsheets
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / MLK Day
** Keyboard B6 Net Sales Chart (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard B7 Google Stock Chart (Save - Do Not Print)

Tuesday - 1/10/17 Objective: Keystroking; Spreadsheets
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Did You Know - Part III
** Keyboard B4 Charting (Display)
** Keyboard B5 FT Charts (Display)
** Keyboard B6 Net Sales Chart (Save - Do Not Display)

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Week 1 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday - 1/5/17 Objective: Keystroking; Spreadsheets
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Resolutions
** Adjust Seating Chart (As Needed)
** Organize Documents / Create Folders (Documents & Google Drive)
    (Example: Word / Spreadsheets / PPT  ---  Docs / Sheets / Slides)
** Keyboard B4 Charting (Display)

Tuesday - 1/3/17 No School - Christmas Vacation