St. Elizabeth Ann Seton - Wichita, KS

8th Grade Technology / Fall 2016 - 2nd 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 16 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Tuesday- 12/6/16 Objective: Keystroking; Spreadsheet
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Perfect Paragraphs - 1' Timing
** Keyboard Excel B1 ABC Cars (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Excel B2 Excel Filtering (Save - Do Not Print)
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Week 15 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 12/1/16 Objective: Keystroking; Letter; Spreadsheet
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Advent
** Keyboard Letter #11 (Google Docs) - Discuss & Print
** Keyboard Religion Letter (See Handout if Needed) - Due Dec 1
     (Print & Show to Letter to Mr. Buchanan - Format Grade)
** Keyboard Excel B1 ABC Cars (Save - Do Not Print)

Tuesday- 11/29/16 Objective: Keystroking; Letter
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Food for Thought II
** Keyboard Letter #11 (Google Docs) - Save & Do Not Print
** Keyboard Religion Letter (See Handout if Needed) - Due Dec 1
     (Print & Show to Letter to Mr. Buchanan - Format Grade)

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Week 14 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 11/17/16 Objective: Keystroking; Letter
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Thanksgiving Facts
** Keyboard Letter #9 (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Letter #10 (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Religion Letter (See Handout if Needed) - Due Dec 1


Tuesday- 11/15/16 Objective: Keystroking; Letter
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Prayer of St. Francis
** Keyboard Letter #9 (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Letter #10 (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Religion Letter (See Handout if Needed) - Due Dec 1

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Week 13 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 11/10/16 Objective: Keystroking; Letter
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / 1' Timing (Perfect Paragraphs)
** Keyboard Letter #9 (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Letter #10 (Save - Do Not Print)
** Next Week --- Class Time Will Be Allowed for Religion Letter


Tuesday- 11/8/16 Objective: Keystroking; Letter
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Election Day
** Keyboard Letter #7 Form Letter (Discuss & Print)
     (Must Show to Teacher After Printing Before Letter 8)
** Keyboard Letter #8 (Three Letters on One File) - Print & Staple
** Keyboard Letter #9 (Save - Do Not Print)

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Week 12 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 11/3/16 Objective: Keystroking; Letter
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / Food for Thought I
** Keyboard Letter #7 Form Letter (Discuss & Print)
     (Must Show to Teacher After Printing Before Letter 8)
** Keyboard Letter #8 (Three Letters on One File) -- Save

Tuesday- 11/1/16 Objective: No Class - All Saints Day
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Week 11 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 10/27/16 Objective: Keystroking; KaHoot
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Tests / 1' Timing (Perfect Paragraphs)
** Check Missing Assignments (PPT & Google Slides Should All Be Done)
** KaHoot (October 2016)
    (Must Finish #17 iPhone Ad & #18 Branches w/Audio Before KaHoot)

Tuesday- 10/25/16 Objective: Keystroking; PowerPoint; Letters
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Red Ribbon
** Check Microsoft Word Settings (Line Spacing & Font Calibri 12)
** Keyboard PowerPoint #18 Branches Audio (Discuss & Display)
** Keyboard Letter #7 Form Letter (Discuss & Save)
    (Check Default Settings - Line Spacing & Fontspan>

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Week 10 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday- 10/20/16 Objective: Keystroking; PowerPoint; Google Slides
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Tongue Twisters
** Keyboard Google Slides #17 iPhone Ad (Discuss & Display)
** Keyboard PowerPoint #18 Branches Audio (Discuss & Display)
** Not Completing Google Slides #19 Corporal Works of Mercy

Tuesday
- 10/18/16 Objective: Keystroking; PowerPoint; Google Slides
** Warmup / Ultra Key / Typing Forum / Typing Tests / Did You Know - Part I
** Keyboard PowerPoint #16 Members (Discuss & Display)
** Keyboard Google Slides #17 iPhone Ad (Discuss & Display)