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|Dates:||Material to be covered||Notes|
August 27th - September 14th
General material you should know:
Review for exam
Note: We may finish the concepts portion of the course early and start working with MS Word in the 1st week.
Some common links:
My web page
1. Say you have $650 to buy a laptop, go
to www.HP.com and customize a laptop for
this price or less, type it up in MS Word and give a short reason why you
chose the processor, RAM size, Hard-drive size and if you got a CD Burner or
Due: Sept. 7th
2. Windows Explorer - show me a good directory structure of your flash drive for this semester. This will include directories for each course, topics, and assignments.
Due: Sept. 10th
|September 17th - October 5th||
Begin Working with Microsoft Word:
Download the practice
files the book publisher's web site
The following activities walk you though, as much as possible, the completion of a document. Pay attention to what you are doing and you will be learning as you go.
Side note: I am getting a lot of e-mailed schedules, which is fine, but I'm not responding, let me know if you need some sort of reply and I'll reply back.
Talk about what Microsoft Word is and what it is used for.
October 8th - October 17th or 19th,
depending on how we do.
Front Page:- Internet/Web Browsing
- Web Page Development
A link to Tech & Comm.'s explanation on how to edit your page from home.
\\storage1\dfs\webstorage\d123456t\index.htm <- this is a sample of what you would type into front page to open up the index file. What will change is the name of the file. In this case it's index.htm, but your 2nd page might be page2.htm
Her URL will be:
Web Page Exam - on using Front Page and making your web page live, will be Thursday (TBA) during the 1st part of the class. You will make a web page that you will have to post to your web account. You then send me an e-mail with the URL of your exam web page.
Sample Exam (with a link to a possible solution at the bottom)
Front Page Notes
Check out the Web Page FAQs
October 22nd -November 16th-
Makeup for the Word exam Monday Oct 22nd in the Hamilton Lab (where we meet for class)
The following activities walk you
though, as much as possible, the completion of a document. Pay
attention to what you are doing and you will be learning as you go.
Excel exam on November 16th -will be open book, know how to use functions such as if(), sumif(), average(), sum(), etc. Also how to format the spreadsheet. You'll e-mail me your solution.
November 19th - End of semester
Make-up Excel exam will be December 5th at Noon, meet in the classroom.
Begin working with PowerPoint:
Note: These activities are not included in your book, only found here. You'll do these as hands-on exercises similar to how the Word and Excel Activities A & B of each chapter were.
Monday November 19th - Do Project 22A in your book. This exercise uses PowerPoint to import some data from other applications.
PowerPoint Projects are linked below:
Power Point exam on December 7th
For on-line help check out the Microsoft tutorial
Final Exam - Comprehensive, hands-on, based on Word, Excel & PowerPoint
8:00 am class - December 10th, 8:00am
9:00 am class - December 12th, 8:00 am
11:00 am class - December10th , 11:00am
Double check your schedule to be sure these time are correct!!!