Computer Technology Applications is offered to introduce, refresh, and enhance basic computer skills. Students will learn computer skills to successfully function in a technological society. Units of study include keyboarding, technology operations & concepts, digital citizenship, research & information fluency, communication & collaboration, and critical thinking & problem solving. The course emphasizes the application of technology skills to other areas of the curriculum.

 
Below, you will find a scope and sequence of the topics to be covered.
 
 
Week #
 
 
Topic / Lesson *subject to change
 
 
Target TEK

Week 1

Introduction / Expectations /AUP / Netiquette & Appropriate Behavior1a-b; 2c; 4a-f; 5a-b; 6j-k
Week 2Keyboarding / Privacy & Ethical Issues / Copyright Law / Cyber Bullying1a-b; 2c; 4c-f; 5c-d; 6a-k
Week 3Keyboarding / Texting, Sexting & Online Privacy / Online Predators / Inappropriate Content1a-d; 2a-c; 4c-f; 5a-d; 6a-k
Week 4Keyboarding / Passwords / Identity Theft / E-Mail & Blogging / Outlook1a-d; 2a,c; 4a, d-f; 5c-d; 6a-k
Week 5Keyboarding / Word Processing / Word / Functions, Copy, & Paste1a; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-l
Week 6Keyboarding / Word Processing / Word / Functions, Copy, & Paste / Grammar Tools / Formatting1a; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-l
Week 7Keyboarding / Spreadsheets / Excel / Grammar Tools / Formatting Intro to Spreadsheets / Parts & Navigation / Formatting1a,b; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-g 1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-l
Week 8Keyboarding / Presentation / PowerPoint / Grammar Tools / Formatting1a,b; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-l
Week 9Keyboarding / Word Processing / Tabs, Spacing, Alignments / Newsletter / Proofreading1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-l
Week 10Keyboarding / Excel / Charts & Graphs / Line Graphs / Probability & Formulas1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f, 6a-l 1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-l
Week 11Keyboarding / PowerPoint / Create slides / Add, edit pics, graphs / Formatting1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-l
Week 12Keyboarding / Layouts / Planning Projects / Integrate programs1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-l
Week 13Keyboarding / Assessment
Week 14Keyboarding / Content Area Integrated Project1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 6a-l
Week 15Keyboarding / Content Area Integrated Project1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 5a-d; 6a-n
Week 16Keyboarding / Online Publishing / Online Collaboration / Web development1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 5a-d; 6a-g,m,n
Week 17Keyboarding / Online Publishing / Web development1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 5a-d; 6a-g,m,n
Week 18Keyboarding / Online Publishing Unit Assessment1a-d; 2a-c; 3a-d; 4a-f; 5a-d; 6a-g,m,n
Last Modified on January 16, 2014