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I will keep on placing lessons on here and when they are due.  The due date is designed so that you do not fall behind.   If you need help just email me your question.  I will answer all questions. I will supply videos for all assignments that need it.  These lessons are great preparation for High School and College. Trust me when I say they are essential for you to comprehend. Make sure you inform your fellow students about the site!  This web page is like a flipped classroom in college that I teach.

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MICROSOFT
EXCEL

Excel - 1

Week of
Oct. 17 - 21

Lesson PDF

Spreadsheet with some of the work completed!
Excel

Video

You will discover I have placed a handout plus a spreadsheet with some of the work completed.  Please complete this lesson as I must continue with more lessons. I do not want you to fall behind.

Excel -2

Week of Oct. 24 - 28

Lesson PDF

Spreadsheet with some of the work completed!
Excel  

Video

This lesson is designed to allow you to create a Chart from a spreadsheet.  You will learn the basics to build from, for future spreadsheets.

Excel -3

Week of
Oct. 31 - Nov. 4

Lesson PDF

Spreadsheet with some of the work completed!
Excel  

Video

This lesson like the others is just one more step in allowing you to grasp the total concept needed to know Excel spreadsheets.  Each lesson will build on the previous lesson so it is imperative that you not only complete but understand the lessons.  Some of the spreadsheet has been filled in.

Excel - 4

Week of
Nov. 7 - 11

 

Lesson PDF 

Spreadsheet with some of the work completed!
Excel  

Video 

This lesson will go into detail on how to adjust the Major unit numbers on the left of the chart and also the text at the bottom.
           
           

Creating Stories

Creating Stories with animation

Week of
Jan 1 -

Lesson PDF

The website that is listed on the right contains all the information need to create- make a video of and print a hard copy.  It would be wise to create your first story to test it out of only 2 or 3 pages Website for creating a young author You are provided with a web page that will have videos and examples of how to create a story on line.
You will be able to printout a hard copy and a video of your story.
           
           

MICROSOFT
WORD

Inspired Picture Writing

Week of
Nov. 14 - 18

 

Lesson PDF

 

Video

This lesson although unique you will discover that many of the elements you work on in the lesson will apply later in lessons to follow.  The lesson is also designed to provide you another venue to permit you to communicate more in depth with your family and friends

3D Cube & Timeline

Week of
Nov. 21 - 23
&
Nov. 28 - Dec 1

 

Lesson  PDF   Video This is one lesson that is simple yet powerful. It will allow you to design a Cube and a Time line and really just about  anything else you would like to present.
           
           

POWER POINT

           
           
           

Google Docs

No assignment at this time.  This will allow you to create folders for future assignments.      

Video

 
This is a short video on creating folders in your Google Drive.  Simple and easy to do.  This will provide you with organization.

FILE HANDLING