- Welcome to 8th Grade Computers!
- Keyboarding Unit
Keyboarding Learning Targets:
Students will demonstrate correct touch keyboarding techniques.
Students will develop and improve speed and accuracy.
Students will demonstrate skill in using numbers, symbols and punctuation marks.
Keyboarding I Can Statements:
I can use accurate technology terminology.
I can touch type accurately.
- Word Processing Unit
Word Processing Unit
Word Processing Learning Targets:
Students will understand formatting concepts.
Students will create error-free documents.
Students will demonstrate ability to print documents.
Students will demonstrate ability to upload documents to Moodle.
Word Processing I Can Statements:
I can create a new document.
I can identify the parts of the normal view screen.
I can understand menus and toolbars.
I can enter text.
I can check spelling and grammar of a document.
I can make corrections using autocorrect, automatic spell checker, and automatic grammar checker.
I can save a document.
I can preview a document.
I can print a document or upload the document to Moodle.
- Spreadsheet Unit
Spreadsheet Learning Targets:
Students will know how to create and use various functions available in a spreadsheets. Students will use spreadsheet to make predictions, develop strategies, and evaluate decisions to assist with solving a problem.
Spreadsheet I Can Statements:
I can analyze data and create different visual representations of it.
I can understand that spreadsheets, charts and visual representations are tools to help organize, evaluate, and present data.
I can create, organize, analyze and share representations of data in spreadsheet, chart, graph, and data plot formats.
I can upload to Moodle.
- Career UnitThis topic
Career Unit Learning Targets:
Students will begin by exploring their personality, skills, and interests. Students will explore careers that fit their profile.
Career Unit I Can Statements:
I can understand how decisions I make affect my future, including: cost of living, budgeting, wants vs. needs, financial planning, career goals, and the value of higher education.
- Extension Acitivities- Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Decision Making
Extension Acitivities- Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, and Decision Making