In today’s world, students must prepare themselves for a wide range of college and work opportunities. All students want to lead a happy life and enjoy the good things the world has to offer. Our students will certainly be provided a quality education. This year I am working with our junior high students as they learn and master a wide range of 21st Century Skills.
In this year’s “Technology Applications” class, students will learn and master various topics associated with computers and technology. For a list of the various technology topics covered in this course, CLICK HERE for a PDF file. CLICK HERE for a Microsoft Word document.
Sunday, December 7, 2014
This week had students are doing a couple of things.
Since Mrs. Leal will be with us for the last time on Monday, the 15th, students are creating a special "Thank You" message. They are using what they have learned about Microsoft Word and Desktop Publishing, to create a document with a special "Thank You" and "Farewell" sentiment so she will always remember the 6th Graders of Lytle Junior High. We will present these to Mrs. Leal on her last day. Next week, students will have one last opportunity to make corrections and get them ready for color printing and presentation.
This week, students took the first part of their MS-Word Table assessment. Part 1 of this test had students answeing a 25 question test relating to the creation and modification of tables in Microsoft Word. For part 2 of this test, students will create a table of their own design. Students will select from a choice of table applications and are expected to demonstrate what they know about Microsoft Word, Tables and Desktop Publishing. We will begin and hopefully finish this table by Tuesday or Wednesday.
Next week, we will begin our "All About Robots" Tri-Fold Brochure.