Computer Curriculum

  • INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS

    1, 1A, 2 & 2A SCOPE AND SEQUENCE

    KEYBOARDING

    Reinforce foundation taught in SES,Proper seating Techniques (Posture) Hand Placement Stressing Accuracy (Speed will come)

    • Grade 5 – 15 WPM
    • Grade 6 – 20 WPM
    • Grade 7 – 25 WPM
    • Grade 8 – 30 WPM 


    MICROSOFT WORD

    CREATE AND PRINT DOCUMENTS

    • Introduction to MS Word and the Word Window
    • Using Spelling & Grammar Check
    • Insertion Point Movements
    • Create a Business Letter
    • Utilizing The Date and Time Feature
    • Create a Modified-Block Business Letter
    • Setting Tabs
    • Preview a Document
    • Create a Personal Business Letter

    OPEN AND EDIT DOCUMENTS

    • Open and Revise a Document
    • Understanding Proofreader Marks
    • Overtype Mode
    • Save Changes to a Document
    • Save As
    • Undo & Redo
    • Delete Text
    • Select Text
    • Show/Hide Codes
    • Non-breaking Spaces
    • Preview a File

    TEXT ALIGNMENTS AND ENHANCEMENTS

    • Text Alignments
    • Vertical Centering
    • Fonts
    • Font Faces
    • Font Style
    • Font Size
    • Emphasis styles: Bold, Underline, Italics, Highlight,
    • Font Color
    • Use Symbols (Wingdings)
    • Bullets and Numbering

    FORMAT AND EDIT DOCUMENTS

    • Paragraph Spacing
    • Indent Text
    • Hanging Indent
    • Format a One-Page Report
    • Set Margins and Tabs
    • Cut and Paste
    • Drag and Drop
    • Format Painter
    • Copy and Paste
    • Drag and Drop

    ADDITIONAL FORMATTING AND EDITING

    • Thesaurus
    • Find and Replace Text

    WORK WITH MULTIPLE-PAGE DOCUMENTS

    • Inserting Headers/Footers
    • Adding Page Numbers
    • Footnotes
    • Endnotes 

     

    MICROSOFT EXCEL

    CREATE, SAVE, AND EXIT A WORKSHEET

    • Introduction to MS Excel
    • The Excel Window
    • Excel Menu and Toolbars
    • Open a Blank Workbook
    • Enter Labels
    • Make Simple Corrections
    • Save a Workbook
    • Close a Workbook
    • Exit Excel
    • Numeric Labels and Values
    • Label Alignment
    • Indent Text in Cells 

    USE FORMULAS; FORMAT; COPY; PRINT

    • Use Formulas
    • Format Data
    • Use Ranges
    • Copy Data
    • Print a Worksheet
    • Copy a Formula (Absolute Reference)
    • Format Data (Percent, Fonts and Font Size)

     

    USE FORMULAS AND FUNCTIONS;

    EDIT; PRINT OPTIONS

    • Use Functions
    • Formula Bar and Palette
    • Paste Function
    • AutoCalculate
    • Change Column Width
    • Comma Format
    • Print Options
    • Edit Data
    • Comments
    • Page Setup
    • Headers and Footers
    • Spell Check
    • Print Titles 

    CHARTING

    • Chart Basics
    • Select Chart Data
    • Chart Elements
    • Create Charts
    • Change Chart Types
    • Select, Size, and Edit Embedded Chart
    • Enable Chart Editing
    • Edit Chart Text
    • Change Chart Subtype

     

    MICROSOFT PUBLISHER

    GETTING STRARTED WITH PUBLISHER
    Introduction to MS Publisher

    • Using Wizards & Enhancements
    • Creating a Drop Cap
    • Adding Tables
    • Using AutoFit Text

    WORKING WITH FONTS AND STYLES

    • Creating a Picture Frame
    • Crop & Wrap Feature
    • Using the Newsletter Wizard
    • Adding Link Text Frames
    • Adding the “Continued” Notation
    • Creating A Brochure

    CHANGING THE DESIGN AND LAYOUT

    • Change the Design
    • Change the Color Scheme
    • Change Backgrounds
    • Insert & Delete Pages

    WORKING WITH PICTURES AND WORDART

    • Insert Clip Art & Photos
    • Format Clip Art
    • Change Wrapping Options for a Picture
    • Using Auto Shapes
    • Using WordArt

    CREATING A WEB SITE

    • Create a New Web Site
    • Adding Pages
    • Insert a Text Hyperlink
    • Inserting a Web Form (plus Customizing)
    • Changing Color & Background Scheme
    • Rotate & Flip Objects
    • Adding Animation to a Web Page
    • Inserting Graphical Hyperlinks
    • Adding Background Sounds
    • Using Web Page Preview 

    DIGITAL PORTFOLIO

    • Establish Foundation
    • Inserting Picture
    • Hyperlinking
    • Video Clips
    • Text Boxes
    • Style
    • Fonts
    • Basic Web Design
    • Saving as a Web Page
    • Burning CDs
    • File Organization
    • Naming of Pages

Computer Curriculum

  •  

    INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS

     

     

    1, 1A, 2 & 2A

     

     

    SCOPE AND SEQUENCE

     

     

     

    KEYBOARDING

     

    Reinforce foundation taught in SES

    Proper seating Techniques (Posture)

    Hand Placement

    Stressing Accuracy (Speed will come)

             Grade 5 – 15 WPM

             Grade 6 – 20 WPM

             Grade 7 – 25 WPM

             Grade 8 – 30 WPM

     

     

    MICROSOFT WORD

     

     

    CREATE AND PRINT DOCUMENTS

    Introduction to MS Word and the Word Window

    Using Spelling & Grammar Check

    Insertion Point Movements

    Create a Business Letter

    Utilizing The Date and Time Feature

    Create a Modified-Block Business Letter

    Setting Tabs

    Preview a Document

    Create a Personal Business Letter

     

    OPEN AND EDIT DOCUMENTS

    Open and Revise a Document

    Understanding Proofreader Marks

    Overtype Mode

    Save Changes to a Document

    Save As

    Undo & Redo

    Delete Text

    Select Text

    Show/Hide Codes

    Non-breaking Spaces

    Preview a File

     

    TEXT ALIGNMENTS AND ENHANCEMENTS

    Text Alignments

    Vertical Centering

    Fonts

    Font Faces

    Font Style

    Font Size

    Emphasis styles: Bold, Underline, Italics, Highlight,

    Font Color

    Use Symbols (Wingdings)

    Bullets and Numbering

     

    FORMAT AND EDIT DOCUMENTS

    Paragraph Spacing

    Indent Text

    Hanging Indent

    Format a One-Page Report

    Set Margins and Tabs

    Cut and Paste

    Drag and Drop

    Format Painter

    Copy and Paste

    Drag and Drop

     

    ADDITIONAL FORMATTING AND EDITING

    Thesaurus

    Find and Replace Text

     

    WORK WITH MULTIPLE-PAGE DOCUMENTS

    Inserting Headers/Footers

    Adding Page Numbers

    Footnotes

    Endnotes

     

     

    MICROSOFT EXCEL

     

    CREATE, SAVE, AND EXIT A WORKSHEET

    Introduction to MS Excel

    The Excel Window

    Excel Menu and Toolbars

    Open a Blank Workbook

    Enter Labels

    Make Simple Corrections

    Save a Workbook

    Close a Workbook

    Exit Excel

    Numeric Labels and Values

    Label Alignment

    Indent Text in Cells

     

    USE FORMULAS; FORMAT; COPY; PRINT

    Use Formulas

    Format Data

    Use Ranges

    Copy Data

    Print a Worksheet

    Copy a Formula (Absolute Reference)

    Format Data (Percent, Fonts and Font Size)

     

    USE FORMULAS AND FUNCTIONS;

    EDIT; PRINT OPTIONS

    Use Functions

    Formula Bar and Palette

    Paste Function

    AutoCalculate

    Change Column Width

    Comma Format

    Print Options

    Edit Data

    Comments

    Page Setup

    Headers and Footers

    Spell Check

    Print Titles

     

     

    CHARTING

    Chart Basics

    Select Chart Data

    Chart Elements

    Create Charts

    Change Chart Types

    Select, Size, and Edit Embedded Chart

    Enable Chart Editing

    Edit Chart Text

    Change Chart Subtype

     

    MICROSOFT PUBLISHER

     

    Getting Strarted with Publisher

    Introduction to MS Publisher

    Using Wizards & Enhancements

    Creating a Drop Cap

    Adding Tables

    Using AutoFit Text

     

    Working with Fonts and Styles

    Creating a Picture Frame

    Crop & Wrap Feature

    Using the Newsletter Wizard

    Adding Link Text Frames

    Adding the “Continued” Notation

    Creating A Brochure

     

    Changing the Design and Layout

    Change the Design

    Change the Color Scheme

    Change Backgrounds

    Insert & Delete Pages

     

    Working with Pictures and WordArt

    Insert Clip Art & Photos

    Format Clip Art

    Change Wrapping Options for a Picture

    Using Auto Shapes

    Using WordArt

     

     

    Creating a Web Site

    Create a New Web Site

    Adding Pages

    Insert a Text Hyperlink

    Inserting a Web Form (plus Customizing)

    Changing Color & Background Scheme

    Rotate & Flip Objects

    Adding Animation to a Web Page

    Inserting Graphical Hyperlinks

    Adding Background Sounds

    Using Web Page Preview

     

    DIGITAL PORTFOLIO

     

    Establish Foundation

    Inserting Picture

    Hyperlinking

    Video Clips

    Text Boxes

    Style

    Fonts

    Basic Web Design

    Saving as a Web Page

    Burning CDs

    File Organization

    Naming of Pages