Our Goals for Computer Skills
What You Can Expect in 6th Grade
Sixth graders will cover THREE MAIN UNITS:
Keyboarding - Learn the proper hand placement and technique to use to become a proficient and efficient typist!
Word Processing - Become an expert with formatting and editing documents by learning how to navigate your Word 2013 ribbon, tabs, and their many commands!
PowerPoint Presentation - Wow an audience with your skills in PowerPoint by learning how to incorporate various multimedia, seamless transistions, exciting animations and more!
What You Can Expect in 7th Grade
Seventh graders will cover THREE MAIN UNITS:
Desktop Publisher - Become an expert with formatting and editing documents by learning how to navigate your Word 2013 ribbon, tabs, and their many commands!
Excel Spreadsheets - If you like math, the world of Excel will be an adventurous place for you! However, if math isn't your strong suit, learn the helpful "shortcuts" to using formulas, functions, graphs and more!
Presentation Techniques - Take the skills you aquired in sixth grade to a new level! Enhance your PowerPoint presentations even more by learning the appropriate ways to present to various audiences.
What You Can Expect in 8th Grade
Eighth graders will cover THREE MAIN UNITS:
- Principles of Business - Ever wondered how businesses work and the roles they play within our economy? In this unit you'll learn the behind the scenes strategies and techniques used to make a business successful!
- Entreprenuership - Ever wanted to start and run your own business? You'll be learning what is needed to make that happen - while incorporating Desktop Publisher, Excel, and Word Processing to get your business off to a great start!
- Careers - It's about time to start thinking about college and/or a career! This unit allows you to explore all the many options that are available to you and that fit your personality best!