7th Grade Computers – The students begin their learning of Microsoft Word developing sord processing skills and use tables. We present the students with Microsoft Excel and include: formatting, formulas, and designing of charts. We use Microsoft Publisher to create flyers, design internet safety posters, and many other projects. Students will also use PhotoStory to create a presentation on a topic of choice. Students are assessed in SAM-(Skills Assessment Manager) to determine how well they are learning the skills in the Microsoft Office Suite.
8th Grade Computers – Students will continue to explore the Microsoft Office Suite with Word, Excel, Publisher and will participate in a research project using PowerPoint. To demonstrate their knowledge of internet safety and to provide others with skills of how to stay safe in their cyber-community students may choose to create an Animoto (video) on this topic or another topic of choice. Students are assessed in SAM-(Skills Assessment Manager) to determine how well they are learning skills in the Microsoft Office Suite.