Goal Setting

Today you will have an excellent opportunity to show initiative and to set a GREAT example for your classmates!! Please read all of the following and then do it starting with #1. Help each other! Be a good teammate! Be kind to others!

GOAL: You will create your bank log using MICROSOFT EXCEL ONLINE &  you will have the opportunity to establish your Office 365 account

  1. WATCH THIS VIDEO USING YOUR CHROMEBOOK, BUT ACTUALLY DO WHAT I AM DOING IN THE VIDEO ON THE COMPUTER YOU ARE SITTING AT IN MY CLASSROOM: CREATE YOUR BANK LOG USING EXCEL ONLINE.
  2. After the video, for practice (you will delete this later):
    1. make a deposit of $200 for winning the lottery
    2. make a withdrawal that $200 because you have to pay for a new hot water heater.
    3. If you are a Banker or Fine Officer–set up your other sheets for your job
    4. Share your Excel Online file with me–last class only Dalton, Teylor, and Maverick shared with me. Everyone else needs to share with me TODAY!!!
  3. 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.
  4. Please read the instructions on this form and fill it out as completely and honestly as you are able!!
  5. Complete the Team Work Form for you and for all of your teammates–this is anonymous–only Mrs. Weber will know what you put in this form
  6. Complete the Citizenship/Employability Form FOR YOU! Be honest in your self-evaluation!
  7. FYI: Mrs. Weber will be calling your home at some point during this grading period. Please make it be a GOOD & POSITIVE exchange with your parents/guardians. 🙂
  8. IMPORTANT: At the end of every class, write about the following at the TOP OF THE WORD ONLINE FILE for this class:
    1. Describe what happened or what you did during class.
    2. Interpret how things went by using one (or more) of these terms:
      1. Strength & Weaknesses
      2. Successes & Setback
    3. What have you learned due to this experience?
    4. Answer one (or more) of these questions:
      1. What can you do to improve your learning?
      2. How will you extend your learning past what is expected?
    5. Be sure to use good writing skills!!
  9. Go to for typing.com & sign up. HERE IS HOW:
    1. Click CREATE A NEW TYPING.COM ACCOUNT
    2. DO NOT TYPE IN ANYTHING!! Scroll to the VERY BOTTOM of the login screen and click SIGN IN WITH GOOGLE
    3. Sign in using your school email address
    4. Do Lesson 1
    5. Use good keyboarding technique!
    6. KEEP YOUR EYES ON YOUR SCREEN & KEEP YOUR FINGERS ON THE HOME ROW & TAKE YOUR TIME!!
  10. LEARN HOW TO RUN A BUSINESS!! Read about and play COFFEE SHOP for the rest of class.
  11. IF TIME PERMITS:
    1. Begin creating your blog:
      1. Watch this video about blogs
      2. Read these rules about netiquette and posting online
      3. Go to doodlekit.com
      4. Click SIGN UP FREE NOW!
      5. Full Name: Your first and last name
      6. Email: Use your school email
      7. Password: Use the password you use for your school Google account
      8. What is the website for?: Child
      9. Click CREATE MY WEBSITE NOW!
      10. If asked, say YES to save your password for the site
      11. Watch the video to help you get started
      12. After the video:
        1. Choose a template–remember you can change it later if you want
          1. Add header image
          2. Add content & edit sidebar–click the red note button
          3. Edit the homepage–click the red page button
          4. Customize your website–add or delete pages–click red menu button–KEEP THE BLOG PAGE
        2. Go to the BLOG page–this is where you will do your writing for this class everyday. You will share this blog with Mrs. Weber and your parents and anyone else you would like to see what you are doing in class.
        3. Click the red NEW BLOG POST button
        4. Title: Creating a Blog (ALWAYS be sure to capitalize each word in a title!!)
        5. Leave Tags blank–skip it
        6. Entry Content: Type 3-5 sentences about what you did today, what you learned, how you can use it in your life outside of this class, how you can use it in your life outside of this school.
        7. Click SAVE
        8. Click the green PUBLISH SITE button
        9. Click PUBLISH FREE–option 2: personal website
        10. Check the box I’m not a robot
        11. Click PUBLISH
        12. Click HOME to go to your home page
        13. Right click your URL (it is the website address) and choose to copy
        14. Go to your Word Online file for this class.
        15. Right click and choose paste to paste your website address
        16. Click to SHARE the Word Online file so I can have access to your Blog posts

One Comment to “Day 4 (8)”

  1. Today I learned how to do my job. I also got another job, which is visual display artist. I watched a few videos and looked at the 8th grade page of fame.

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