6th Grade Computer 1st Quarter, 2016-2017

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

August 22

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First day of school… Red day!

Go through classroom expectations, give out notes

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Go through classroom expectations, give out notes

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Go through GOT-Us and how they work at UMS

August 29 

Go through GOT-Us and how they work at UMS

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Passwords - keeping them safe… watch 4 short videos about creating strong passwords or passphrases

Passwords for computer, JMC, Google account (drive and email)

Practice logging on and off for school computer, Google if time

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Noon out, Conferences 2-6

Shortened Classes

Passwords - keeping them safe… watch 4 short videos about creating strong passwords or passphrases

Passwords for computer, JMC, Google account (drive and email)

Practice logging on and off for school computer, Google if time

September 1

Noon out, Conference 3-8

Shortened Classes

Passwords - keeping them safe… watch 4 short videos about creating strong passwords or passphrases

Passwords for computer, JMC, Google account (drive and email)

Practice logging on and off for school computer, Google if time

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No School

September 5

No School - Labor Day

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Change Google passwords - practice logging on and off

Making a Copy of a Shared Google doc … “Get To Know You” doc

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Change Google passwords - practice logging on and off

Making a Copy of a Shared Google doc … “Get To Know You” doc

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Open “Get To Know You” doc… make formatting changes

Print your “Get To Know You” doc…

Create “Typing” account, write down your username and password

Start the first typing lesson with your keyboards covered…

Pictures for later use :)

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No Class, 6th grade field trip to Herbert Hoover Museum

September 12

Jot down your usernames and passwords …

Take a look at your emails with this week’s schedule for MAP testing … keep those messages

Open your “Typing” lessons account and continue working with your keyboards covered

13 - MAP testing

Open “Get To Know You” doc… make formatting changes

Print your “Get To Know You” doc…

Create “Typing” account, write down your username and password

Start the first typing lesson with your keyboards covered…

Pictures for later use :)

14 - MAP testing

Hand out pink and peach email notes… go through basic email etiquette

Send an email to everyone in your row - what is the difference between “Reply”, “Reply to All”, and “Forward”...

Keyboard with covers with time remaining

15 - MAP testing

Hand out pink and peach email notes… go through basic email etiquette

Send an email to everyone in your row - what is the difference between “Reply”, “Reply to All”, and “Forward”...

Keyboard with covers with time remaining

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Quick Username Quiz

Getting in Microsoft Office WORD

Using your “Snipping Tool”

Keyboard with covers with time remaining

September 19

Quick Username Quiz

Getting in Microsoft Office WORD

Using your “Snipping Tool”

Keyboard with covers with time remaining

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Keyboard with Covers

Are you reading your email?  Be sure to read your email each day.

21 - noon out (short classes)

Keyboard with Covers

Are you reading your email?  Be sure to read your email each day.

“Email: First and Last Name” sent via email - due Friday

Extra credit posted today (via email) - due Friday 3:03

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Keyboard with Covers

Avatars - use your Snipping Tool to copy and paste into WORD

Be sure to read your emails.

“Email: First and Last Name” sent via email Wednesday - due Friday

Extra credit posted Wednesday (via email) - due Friday 3:03

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Keyboard with Covers

Avatars - use your Snipping Tool to copy and paste into WORD

Be sure to read your emails.

“Email: First and Last Name” sent via email Wednesday - due TODAY 3:03!!

Extra credit posted Wednesday (via email) - due TODAY 3:03

September 26

Keyboard with Covers

Avatars - use your Snipping Tool to copy and paste into WORD - finish the Avatar page we started last week

Be sure to read your emails.

Extra credit posted today (via email) - due Thursday 3:03

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Keyboard with Covers

Avatars - use your Snipping Tool to copy and paste into WORD - finish the Avatar page we started last week

Be sure to read your emails.

Extra credit posted Monday (via email) - due Thursday 3:03

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7 minutes to finish your Avatar page

Check your email - Organizing your Computer Binder directions are in the email - get your binder organized

Empty keyboard - can you put the keyboard back together without looking at your actual keyboard?  (letters and numbers only)

Learning the keyboard!

Handout with keyboard.

Keyboard worksheet due Friday boc.

Extra credit posted Monday (via email) - due Thursday 3:03

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Extra credit posted Monday (via email) - due TODAY 3:03

7 minutes to finish your Avatar page

Check your email - Organizing your Computer Binder directions are in the email - get your binder organized

Empty keyboard - can you put the keyboard back together without looking at your actual keyboard?  (letters and numbers only)

Learning the keyboard!

Handout with keyboard.

Keyboard worksheet due Monday boc.

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Turn in Keyboard worksheet at the beginning of class

New Email Assignment sent out last night - due next Wednesday at noon for all classes

October 3 

Turn in Keyboard worksheet

Open WORD document and work on keyboarding technique - technique is SO important!!

Goal is 30 words per minute (wpm) by the end of 6th grade

Empty Hand Keyboard worksheet due Wednesday beginning of class

Create “Good Typing” account

Email assignment and extra credit sent via email September 29, due Wednesday by noon

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Turn in Keyboard worksheet

Open WORD document and work on keyboarding technique - technique is SO important!!

Goal is 30 words per minute (wpm) by the end of 6th grade

Empty Hand Keyboard worksheet due Wednesday beginning of class

Create “Good Typing” account

Email assignment and extra credit sent via email September 29, due Wednesday by noon

5  - noon out

Get Adjective Google doc set up and ready to use on Friday

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Get Adjective Google doc set up

Start typing adjectives

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3rd Hour:  Kids-Fit Assembly

6th Hour:  Adjectives

October 10

Turn in your “Keyboard Clues” worksheet if you did not on Friday

Go over how to best read your JMC scores and grades - is it too late to turn in an assignment?

Turn in any assignments that have not been turned in yet

Finish typing Adjectives - print and turn in when finished

Keyboard Lessons or Keyboard Games

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Turn in your “Keyboard Clues” worksheet if you did not on Friday

Go over how to best read your JMC scores and grades - is it too late to turn in an assignment?

Turn in any assignments that have not been turned in yet

Finish typing Adjectives - print and turn in when finished

Keyboard Lessons or Keyboard Games

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KWP Day 1 - Keyboarding with PowerPoint … keyboarding in your Google Doc table

Avatars becoming our Profile pictures

Setting up “C3PO”

Practice keyboarding correctly on your own

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KWP Day 1 - Keyboarding with PowerPoint … keyboarding in your Google Doc table

Avatars becoming our Profile pictures

Setting up “C3PO”

Practice keyboarding correctly on your own

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Distorting pictures - these silly creations will be used for our attachments next week

October 17

Distorting pictures - these silly creations will be used for our attachments this week

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Email and Attachments assignment work time

19  - noon out

Email and Attachments assignment work time

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Email and Attachments assignment due at the end of class today

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“Plus Points” due for EVERYONE!!

Email and Attachments assignment due at the end of class today

October 24

OYO #1

When you finish OYO #1 - check your grades.  Have you turned in your “Adjective” paper and your “Emails and Attachments” paper?

You will have work time on Wednesday to finish any of these items.

Pick a keyboarding game to play when you finish with everything.

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OYO #1

When you finish OYO #1 - check your grades.  Have you turned in your “Adjective” paper and your “Emails and Attachments” paper?

You will have work time on Thursday to finish any of these items.

Pick a keyboarding game to play when you finish with everything.

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End of 1st Quarter

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First day of 2nd Quarter

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