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Classroom Number: 12
School Phone:
479-468-6111
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Welcome to Ozark Middle School Keyboarding Class

2018-2019

Hello and Welcome to Mrs. Wimberly's Room

Grade: 6th-7th

Email: vien.wimberly@ozarkhillbillies.org

Room #:12

Phone # 479-468-6111

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This is an introduction to keyboarding class that is required for all students in the 6th grade and 7th grade.  Students will demonstrate mastery of touch keyboarding using correct keying techniques including correct posture and finger placement.  The student will improve speed and accuracy in keyboarding by using appropriate drills and timed writings.  Emphasis of the class is placed on letters, numbers, symbols, numeric keypad, and basic word processing applications.

Sixth grade will be learning the Alphabetic Keyboard using online keyboarding program throughout the  9-week.  

Seventh grade will be reviewing alphabetic/numeric keyboarding. Students will also be using Microsoft Word to type reports, letters, email with attachments,  memos, and create tables and outlines. Students will learn how to manage files by creating, saving, and retrieving documents from various  sources. Keyboarding for 7th grader is a semester course.

Students will use Google Classroom to access assignments and post and turn in complete work. 

 

The goal of keyboarding is students type well enough that it doesn't disrupt their thinking

 

Textbook:  Century 21 by Hoggat and Shank 9th ed.

Other Required Materials:  Positive Attitude, Password, Folder, Paper, and Pencil.