IMPORTANT: AT THE END OF EVERY CLASS SEND ME AN EMAIL STATING HOW FAR YOU GOT TODAY AND WHAT YOU LEARNED. THIS WILL BE GRADED!!!

GOAL: Before you will leave today you will:

  1. Explore the history of the Internet, the Web, and HTML
  2. Compare the different versions of HTML
  3. Study the syntax of HTML tags and attributes
  4. Define a Web page head, body, and title
  5. Work with the HTML5 structural elements

RIGHT NOW:

  1. Edmodo: Class Code: sgcz8p
  2. Log in to your Google Drive on your machine by watching this video
  3. Download all the files for Tutorial 1 and save them to your Google Drive ON YOUR MACHINE:
    1. ch01_eg01 tutorial.01
  4. Read pages 1 to 12. Here are some questions to guide your reading:
    1. What is a markup language?
    2. What is XHTML? How does XHTML differ from HTML?
    3. What is the W3C? What is the WHATWG?
    4. What is a doctype? What are two uses of the doctype?
    5. What is incorrect about the syntax of the following code? <p>Welcome to the <em>J-Prop Shop</p?</em>
    6. What is white space? How does HTML treat consecutive occurrences of white space?
    7. What structural element would you use to mark a sidebar?
    8. What structural element would you use to mark the page footer?
  5. At the bottom of page 12–use NOTEPAD–watch this video to see how to do it.
  6. Read and do pages 12 to 23
  7. Answer the questions on page 23. This is your writing for today.