GirlTECH 2000 Lab Schedule
Presenters: Susan Boone and Michael Sirois

Mac Lab, Mudd Building, Room 105

Tuesday, June 20, 2000

Each day there will be an hour break for lunch,
plus two 10-minute breaks at 10:20 am and 1:50 pm.

8:30 - 9:00 Housekeeping Presenters: Susan and Michael
  • Review HTML tags
  • Class discussion regarding your web pages
9:00 - 10:00 Graphics, Part 2 Presenter:Michael
  • Free graphics on the Web 
  • Clipart, clipart, clipart (is it mine or not?)
10:00 - 10:20 Editing Images, Part 1 Presenter: Michael
  • Basic image information (What's a .jpeg, and why should I care?) 
10:20 - 10:30

(10-minute break)

10:30 - 11:30 Creating Links Presenter: Susan
  • How to create a link to another webpage using HTTP
  • How to create an Anchor
  • How to create an e-mail link
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch            We will resume promptly at 12:30. 
12:30 - 1:50 Editing Images, Part 2 Presenter: Michael
  • Simple editing with PhotoShop  (resizing images, creating Web buttons)
  • Edit a photo or drawing, and save it to disk, so you can make an image link to it on your personal page 
1:50 - 2:00

(10-minute break)

2:00 - 2:45

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Graphics and HTML Presenter:
  • Convert another printed handout into HTML, this time placing images correctly on the page.
2:45 - 3:20 E-Mail Participants:
  • Directions will be given in class for some e-mail practice.
3:20 - 3:30
Homework Assignment
  • Load the appropriate FTP program (Fetch for Macs or WS_FTP for PCs onto your computer at home.
  • Writing Assignment:  Describe your observations of how boys and girls use computer technology.  Do you see any differences?  If so, what are those differences, and what do you think are the causes?  Do you see ways of promoting more effective use of computers by all students?
  • E-mail us if you have questions at  and 
  • Continue to work on your homepage and your lesson pages.

       See you on Thursday!

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This page was last edited on June 21, 2000.

These pages were developed through GirlTECH, a teacher-training program sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Education (CEEE) and made possible by support from the National Science Foundation through EOT-PACI.
Copyright   Susan Boone and Michael Sirois, GirlTECH, June 2000.


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