St. Elizabeth Ann Seton - Wichita, KS

8th Grade Technology (Spring 2016 / 4th 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
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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.

Mr. Allen 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

 

 


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Week 7 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday- 5/5/16 Objective: Spreadsheet
** Diocesan Technology Assessment Study Guide
    (See File in Class Shares Folder)
** Keyboard Google Sheets Spreadsheet - C6 Car Payment (Discuss & Print)
   (One Formula for all Cells ---- Cell C8 Should Equal
$530.63)

Tuesday- 5/3/16 Objective: Spreadsheet
** Check Missing Assignments
** Keyboard Google Sheets Spreadsheet - C6 Car Payment (Save - Do Not Print)
   (Think..Think..Think...One Formula for all Cells...Will Discuss on Thursday)
   (Cell C8 Should Equal
$530.63)
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Week 6 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday- 4/28/16 Objective: Spreadsheet
** Keyboard Excel Spreadsheet - C5 Savings (Discuss & Print)
** Student Option --- UltraKey / 1' Timings (Perfect Paragraphs)

Tuesday
- 4/26/16 Objective: Spreadsheet
** Keyboard Excel Spreadsheet - C3 Family Budget (Discuss & Print)
     (Cell D5 Should Equal $   145  /   Cell E5 Should Equal 12.6%)
** Keyboard Excel Spreadsheet - C4 Math Table (Save & Display - Do Not Print)
    (Read Directions Carefully - Create to Column AZ & Row 54)

**No After School Computer Lab Today Due to Predicted Storms
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Week 5 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday- 4/21/16 Objective: Spreadsheet
** Keyboard Excel Spreadsheet - C3 Family Budget (Discuss & Print)
     (Cell D5 Should Equal $   145  /   Cell E5 Should Equal 12.6%)
** Keyboard Excel Spreadsheet - C4 Math Table (Save - Do Not Print)
    (Read Directions Carefully - Create to Column AZ & Row 54)


Tuesday
- 4/19/16 Objective: Spreadsheet
** Keyboard Excel Spreadsheet - C2 Delimited Options (Discuss & Print)
** Keyboard Excel Spreadsheet - C3 Family Budget (Save - Do Not Print)
     (Think..Think..Think...Determine Formulas On Your Own)
     (Cell D5 Should Equal
$   145  /   Cell E5 Should Equal 12.6%)
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Week 4 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday- 4/14/16 Objective: Spreadsheet
** ALL Students Open File From Class Shares - C2 Delimited Options
** ALL Students Take Spreadsheet Notes as Needed - C1 Check Register
** Keyboard Excel Spreadsheet - C1 Check Register (Discuss & Print w/Changes)
     (Display Formulas - Must Use 3 Cells in Column D) 


Tuesday- 4/12/16 Objective: Keystroking; Spreadsheet
** UltraKey / Typing Tests / 1' Timings (Perfect Paragraphs)
** Check Missing Assignments - Project 2 Jobs 1-7
** Keyboard Excel Spreadsheet - C1 Check Register (Save - Do Not Print)
     (Think..Think..Think...Must Use 3 Cells in Formula)
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Week 3 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday- 4/7/16 Objective: Google Docs
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** Check Missing Assignments
** Keyboard Google Forms Project 2 Job 7 Forms (Create & Display)
    (See Special Handout in Booklet)

** (Extra Credit) Keyboard Google Forms Project 2 Job 8 Forms
    (See Special Handout in Booklet)    

Tuesday- 4/5/16 Objective: Google Docs
** Keyboard Google Forms Project 2 Job 6 Forms (Create & Display)
    (See Special Handout in Booklet)
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Week 2 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday- 3/31/16 Objective: Microsoft Word Documents
** Keyboard Word Project 2 Job 4 MLA Report (Discuss & Save)
** Keyboard Word Project 2 Job 5 Students (Discuss & Save)
    (Print & Staple Word Project 2 Jobs 4 & 5) 

Tuesday- 3/29/16 Objective: Google Docs
** Keyboard Google Docs Project 2 Job 1 MLA Report (Discuss & Save)
** Keyboard Google Docs Project 2 Job 2 Works Cited (Discuss & Save)
** Keyboard Google Docs Project 2 Job 3 Outline (Discuss & Save)
    (Print & Staple Google Docs Jobs 1-3)
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Week 1 - 8th Grade Technology (2nd Semester)
Thursday- 3/24/16 Objective: No Class - Holy Thursday

Tuesday- 3/22/16 Objective: Publisher; Google Docs
** Finish Publisher Job 8 Newsletter & Publisher Job 9 Business Card
** Keyboard Google Docs Project 2 Job 1 MLA Report (Saves Automatically)
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