Course Descriptions

Computer Applications

Grade 5

Computer Applications 1 for fifth graders includes a review of keyboarding skills in a Macintosh Computer Lab. Students understand how to properly use computer networks and learn word processing techniques in the Microsoft Word application program.  Students will learn how to create a PowerPoint presentation about national parks. The students will also learn how to insert graphics into documents, how to create drawings, and how to create a scaled building in Sketch up Make. In addition, students will learn how to create a PowerPoint presentation about Planets.

Sketchup Building

Grade 7

Computer Applications 2 for seventh graders includes a review of keyboarding skills and word processing techniques with Microsoft Word. Seventh graders will complete an extensive unit on spreadsheets. In each spreadsheet students will learn new skills. A strong connection will be made to our existing science and math programs.

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