- Computer teacher
Sixth grade works mostly on keyboarding with a program called Microtype. There are some free keyboarding websites that can help them with practice. We also do some simple Microsoft Word projects in which they are allowed to change the font style, color, and size and insert images (pictures).
We also use Brainpop and other websites to learn about Internet safety, legal use of the Internet, and the basics of computers.
Seventh grade students work on Microsoft Word projects and learn the basics of the Word program. They learn computer related vocabulary, Internet safety, legalities of the Web, and workings of the computer.
Eighth grade students learn how to use PowerPoint and Excel. They also learn computer-related vocabulary, Internet safety, legalities of the Web, and how the computer works