8th Grade Technology Documents

8th Grade Technology (Fall 2014)

Mr. Dan Buchanan, Computer Instructor
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School
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316.721.5693 Ext. 209

COURSE MATERIALS
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Handout and Booklets (Leave in Classroom)
**Microsoft Office 2010 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher)
**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). 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.

Mr. Traffas 8C Tuesday & Thursday 8:42 - 9:25
Mrs. Ruxton 8B Tuesday & Thursday 10:16 - 10:59
Mr. Kenton 8A Tuesday & Thursday 1:33 - 2:18

 

 

 

8th Grade Technology
 WEEK 8- 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
 Tuesday  09/30/14 Objective: Review keystroking; keyboard  PowerPoint presentation
Ultra K
ey - Typing Forum / Practice: Technique / Entire Passage
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Typing Test / TW8 (2' Timing)
Keyboard PowerPoint Presentation - PPT #14 Branches (Save & Display)
 
WEEK 7 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday 09/25/14 Objective: Keyboard Excel spreadsheet
Keyboard Excel A5 Inventory Analysis (Discuss & Print w/ Changes)
**Complete w/ Partner**
Tuesday 09/23/14  Objective: Review keystroking; keyboard Excel spreadsheet
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Practice: Food for Thought II / Entire Passage
Keyboard Excel A4 Merchandise Inventory (Print Inventory Tab Only)
Keyboard Excel A5 Inventory Analysis (Save -- w/ Partner)
**Think & Read Directions -- Discussed & Finished on Thursday**
 
 WEEK 6 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday 09/18/14 Objective: Review & Evaluate keystroking; keyboard Excel spreadsheet
Keyboard Excel A3 Sales & Profit (Print w/Changes)
Keyboard Excel A4 Merchandise Inventory (Discuss & Save)
**Missing Assignments - Check Front Board**
Tuesday 09/16/14 Objective: Review & Evaluate keystroking; keyboard Excel spreadsheet
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Test: Freedom Week / Entire Passage
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Typing Test / TW7 (2' Timing)
Keyboard Excel A3 Sales & Profit (Discuss & Print w/Changes)
Keyboard Excel A4 Merchandise Inventory (Save - Do Not Print)
 
WEEK 5 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday 09/11/14 Objective: Review keystroking; keyboard Excel spreadsheet
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Practice: 9/11
Keyboard Excel A2 Free Throw Stats (Review & Display Formulas)
Keyboard Excel A3 Sales & Profit (Save - Do Not Display or Print)
***Think -- Think -- Think On Your Own***
Tuesday  09/9/14 Objective: Review keystroking; keyboard Excel spreadsheet
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Practice: Food for Thought
Discuss Missing Assignments & Student Profiles/Desktop
Keyboard Excel A1 Profit & Loss (Review & Display Formulas)
Keyboard Excel A2 Free Throw Stats (Review & Display Formulas)
 
WEEK 4 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday  09/4/14 Objective: Evaluate keystroking; keyboard Excel spreadsheet
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Free Typing / ABCs
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Typing Test / TW6
Keyboard Excel A1 Profit & Loss (Review & Display Formulas)
Keyboard Excel A2 Free Throw Stats (Save - Do Not Print)
Tuesday 09/2/14 Objective: Research 8th Grade Genre Project (Ruxton Literature)
Complete research for 8th Grade Genre Project
Finish Missing Assignments
 
WEEK 3 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday  08/28/14 Objective: Improve keystroking; keyboard Excel spreadsheet
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Typing Test / Practice: Labor Day
Keyboard Excel Intro (Together in Class)
Keyboard Excel A1 Profit & Loss (Save - Do Not Print)
Tuesday  08/26/14 Objective: Improve keystroking; keyboard report and personal business letter
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Typing Test / RPractice: Prayer of St. Francis
Adjust Seating Chart & Folder Options
Keyboard Project 1 Word - Report & Personal Business Letter (Review & Print - Correct Errors)
 
WEEK 2 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday 08/21/14 Objective: Improve keystroking; keyboard report and personal business letter
Ultra Key - Typing Forum / Typing Test / Practice: Tongue Twisters
Keyboard Project 1 Word - Report & Personal Business Letter (Review & Print - Correct Errors)
Tuesday 08/19/14 Objective: Improve keystroking; review classroom procedures; begin keyboarding Project 1 Report and Personal Business Letter
Warmup - UltraKey / Typing Forum / Typing Test / Entire Passage /Practice: Keyboarding Mistakes
Review SEAS Website www.seaswichita.com/school
Handout - First Day Activities (See Documents)
Keyboard Project 1 Word - Report & Personal Business Letter
 
WEEK 1 - 8th Grade Technology (1st Semester)
Thursday 08/14/14 First Day of Class
Objective: Create Login and classroom procedures
Network Login
Video - How to Create A Strong Password
Review SEAS Website www.seaswichita.com/school
Handout - First Day Activities (See Documents)
 Tuesday  08/12/14 No School

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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645 N 119th St W
Wichita, KS 67235
(316) 721-5693
school@seaswichita.com

 

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