Grade 8 Technology Skill and Competency Student Checklist

Please use the check below to record student proficiency in the area of technology.

Student Name: ______________________________________________

Basic Operations

Word Processing & Desktop Publishing

Locate and use accessibility features, as needed: - Magnifier, Sticky keys

Save as another format such as RTF, PDF, or HTML

Multi-task in a variety of ways

Modify toolbars to reflect current use or purpose for tool(s)

Save a compressed file (.zip)

Customize options and preferences in specific software

Using and Creating Spreadsheets

Multimedia and Presentation Tools

Databases

Using and Creating Web Pages

Apply digital citizenship principles

Use  wikis, blogs, Web 2.0 tools

Create Web sites