READ AND DO EVERYTHING IN ORDER BELOW–READ ALL OF #1 THEN DO ALL OF #1 BEFORE MOVING ON TO #2…….

GOAL: By the end of class today you will know all about this course and the expectations for the course. You will also learn more about yourself as far as what kind of learner you are and how you learn best!!

  1. Supplies for the class: EARBUDS!!! Everyday!! Get them out if you have them today. If you do not have them today, use your Chromebook or phone to watch and listen and do the videos for today.
  2. Watch AND DO this video on how to establish your Office 365 account.
    1. We will use Office 365 in this class instead of Google Drive.
    2. GET YOUR PASSWORD HANDOUT FROM YOUR TEACHER when you are prompted to enter your Office 365 password.
  3. Watch this: What is Stopping You?
    1. What are your goals for this school year? What is stopping you from achieving them? What can you do to eliminate the blockades?
    2. Create a new Word Online file and share it with me: tracyweber@bellevue.k12.ia.us by following the directions in this video.
  4. Watch this Introduction video clip created by Mrs. Weber to welcome you to her class. You will also learn about the expectations for your class.
  5. LEAVE THIS LINK OPEN WHEN YOU ARE DONE!!!!! Answer these questions to determine what TYPE of learner you are You will be asked to tell me what kind of learner (auditory, visually, tactile–the questions you answer from the link will tell you in the end.)
  6. FILL OUT THIS FORM to let Mrs. Weber know a little bit about you.
  7. Sign up for typing.com. HERE IS HOW:
    1. DO NOT TYPE IN YOUR NAME!! Scroll to the BOTTOM of the login screen and click SIGN IN WITH GOOGLE
    2. Do Lesson 1
    3. Use good keyboarding technique!
    4. KEEP YOUR EYES ON YOUR SCREEN & KEEP YOUR FINGERS ON THE HOME ROW & TAKE YOUR TIME!!
    5. THIS IS NOT A RACE!!!
  8. EXTRA CREDIT: Show your parents this lesson plan and have them visit this part of my website:
    1. Parent Info.
    2. 7th Grade Technology Applications Student Page of Fame
    3. 7th Grade Computer Applications. Ask them to fill out the form on the Parent Info. page or the Comments section at the bottom of the 7th Grade page or the bottom of the home page of my website. Ask them to tell me what they expect you to learn in this class this quarter. Also, please have them offer any suggestions or ask any questions they may have!! THANKS!!!