|updated: January 9, 2020|
The eighth grade computer
curriculum consists of work with the following programs:
Microsoft Word - Students will begin the year using Word to review skills they have learned in past years. New skills, tips, and tricks will also be covered. Writing projects from English class as well as other classes will be used to integrate skills on the word processor.
Using Inspiration, students can create a picture of their ideas or concepts
in the form of a diagram or "bubble." It also provides an integrated outlining
environment to help students develop their ideas into organized written
- Publisher is a desktop publishing program that allows you to create
calendars, invitations, brochures, and much more. Publisher provides a
variety of tools including clip art, font styles, and decorative
borders. Using these tools, students will be able to create
professional-looking publications quickly and easily.
|Class time will be more than sufficient to complete all the required work. However, if for some reason you fall behind due to an extended absence, or just need extra help, please see me and we can arrange a time to complete your work.|
will be determined by:
(1) successful completion of the minimum number of class and individual projects,
(2) fulfillment of the keyboarding requirement,
(3) quizzes and tests,
(4) your daily attitude.
Seventh Grade Typing Goals