Course Title:              Essentials of Computer Technology


    Instructor:                  Mrs. Johnson



    Semester 1:


    Introducing the Computer

    Introducing Windows

    Introducing the Word Processor

    Overview of Senior Project Requirements

    Career Interest Assessment using waytogori.org

    Collection Portfolio *

    Formatting Documents

    MLA Format

    Advanced Word Processing Features

    Projects:          Newsletter*

        Internet-based research and properly formatted works cited page

                           Correctly formatted MLA research paper


    Semester 2:



    Project:  PowerPoint Project with Oral Presentation *

    Introducing the Spreadsheet

    Spreadsheet Techniques

    Worksheets and Charts

    Stock Market Project *

    Reflective Essay in MLA format


    *Benchmark Assignments will be included in the calculation of final assessment.