Computer in Education
Teachers will not
be replaced by technology.
Online assignments: http://jcps.jefferson.k12.ky.us
Class 1 January 9 Introductions and Inside the Computer
National Technology Standards:http://www.iste.org/Content/NavigationMenu/NETS/For_Students/NETS_S.htm
Parts of Computer:
This week's Assignment - Due Next Week
Class 2 January 16 JCPS Online and Parts of a Computer
See me about JCPS Online
Long term planning - What do you have available to you? - First Assignment
How to burn a CD
Assignment What do you have available to you? Assignment
Class 3 January 23 Internet
How to drop an assignment is JCPS Online. http://jcps.jefferson.k12.ky.us
Exploring IE 7 and what is new:
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/products/winfamily/ie/default.mspx - Quick reference Guide for IE 7
Setting up and accessing your IUS Storage:
How to check for an IUS Web Drive or How to spin a web
Using FTP to transfer back and forth from your IUS Account before IE7
Using FTP to transfer back and forth from your IUS Account using IE 7 FTP
Exploring the Internet:
Parts of the Internet
Class 4 January 30 Internet Searching and Email
Go to Google.com and get a gmail account. Send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Assignment: Find 10 websites that you really think are great. These should be student and teacher links. Please put these links in a word document and drop it in the drop box provided on JCPS Online.
Class 5 February 6 - Word Processing - MS Word
Word Processing Exercise
Inserting and Working with Tables 2003
How to insert Word Art 2003
How to insert Graphics 2003
How to insert a Hyperlinks 20032z3
Class 6 February 13 - Finishing Word and MS Excel
Assignment - Using Word update your resume. This is your professional part of your web. Please do NOT include phone numbers or your address. Please remember this will be published to the web. Vitae or Resume - Note: Vitae is Latin meaning life or lives or a Vitae is a "course of life." Curriculum Vitae is used in the educational realm to formally list your educational experiences.
Class 7 February 20 Excel
Spreadsheet as a Database - A program that organizes a collection of information stored in an electronic format that can be sorted or searched
Links - Spreadsheet Activities
GOOD Links -Excel Links
Using Excel as a spreadsheet - A program to organize numbers, make calculations, and create graph
Lessons using spreadsheets:
IUS Doughnut Shop
Area vs Perimeter
Assignment: Using the template below, write for me a lesson plan using a spreadsheet (as a spreadsheet or as a database) to enhance something you already teach. This lesson plan must include the following things:
Class 8 February 27Photo Elements, MS Photo Story, Tux, and MS Publisher,
Photo Story 3 - (free download and directions) Assignment Create a short story using this program. Please make sure of two things the pictures are not copyrighted and on your photos you have photo releases.
Tux Paint Learn more about it at http://www.tuxpaint.org
ท Class 9 March 5 PowerPoint and Inspiration Web site Map and saving other Graphic Programs
ท Digital Cameras- Lesson Plans for using Digital Cameras in the Classroom
ท Adobe Golive - Step-by-step tutorial for Golive CS2.
ท Using iMovie - Learn the basic functions and tools of iMovie.
ท LearningElectric - provides online software training through Quicktime movie tutorials.
ท Photoshop Elements - Learn the basic functions and tools of Photoshop Elements. Links to other Photoshop Elements resources.
ท Web Design - How to design, gather content and build a school web site
Class 10 March 12 - Graphic Program Inspiration
Class 11 March 19 - Developing your Web Environment
No Class March 26 - Spring Break for IUS
Class 12 April 2 Developing your Web Environment
Class 13 April 9 (JCPS Spring Break) Evaluating Websites and Issues in implementing Technology in Schools
Class 14 April 16 Last Class - Review of two educational websites and Presentation of Electronic Portfolio Using Your Web.