GirlTECH 2000 Schedule, Section A



Monday, June 19, 2000
10:00 - 10:45 Housekeeping

Apply for a Charon Account

On-line pre-test

Presenter,
Molly Silha Presenter
 
10:45 - 11:00 Our goals - An on-line unit of instruction Presenter,
Marilyn Turmelle
11:00 - 11:30 Navigation Presenter, Marilyn Turmelle
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch   We will resume promptly at 12:30.
12:30 - 2:00 HTML Tags Presenter, Marilyn Turmelle
2:00 - 2:10 Break    
2:10 - 3:00 Images Presenter, Molly Silha Placing images on a page
3:15 - 3:30 Homework Assignment

HOMEWORK
  • Set up your Charon account if necessary.
  • Send Molly or Marilyn an e-mail message.
  • Get the software you need to write your pages. (At Home ).
  • Look for images on the web ( Image Resources) that you would like to put on your web pages. Save them to a disk and bring them to class on Tuesday.
  • Bring your favorite quote to class for use in a signature file.
  • Bring your textbook and any resources you plan to use in your web project.
  • Reading Assignment for Cynthia.
    Instructions: Read and send a 1-paragraph response to lanius@rice.edu
    IT Worker Shortage
  • Challenge! Try to replicate this page at home My Lists.

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Tuesday, June 20, 2000
8:30 - 8:50 Review  
  • Questions about your homework.
  • Tell you classmates about your web page.
8:50 - 9:40 E-mail: Signature files and mailing lists Presenter, Molly Silha
  • Signature Files - send e-mail to yourself using the signature files
    1. one for school : name, school name, address, fax, e-mail, etc.
    2. one for personal use: name, quote, pixel graphic, e-mail, etc
  • Send an e-mail to Molly and Marilyn.
  • Make a mailing list. Send an e-mail to the list
9:40 - 9:50 Break
9:50 - 10:15 Review Images Presenter, Marilyn Turmelle
  • Get a copy of My Lists, put on your disk
  • Find images on your desktop, put on your disk
  • Open listwork.html in your text editor
  • Embed images on the My Lists document, use a variety of attributes
    Remember, you are practicing!
  • View your work in your browser
10:15 - 11:30 Lists and images Presenter, Marilyn Turmelle Control placement of text and images
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch   We will resume promptly at 12:30.
12:30 - 1:15 What do we want to build? Presenter, Marilyn Turmelle Draw plans for your unit
1:15 - 1:30 Break
1:30 - 3:00 Links PresenterMarilyn Turmelle Absolute, External, and E-mail
3:00 - 3:30 Begin first page of your unit Continue for homework
Homework:
  • Homework: Write introductory page of your unit.
  • Reading Assignment for Cynthia. Instructions: Read and send a 1-paragraph response to lanius@rice.edu
    TechSavvy
  • Come to class tomorrow ready to write the background page.
  • Please read: Effective Web Page Design
  • Bring pictures to be scanned for your unit.

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Friday, June 23, 2000
8:30 - 9:00 Look at your homework    
9:00 - 10:00 Publishing Your Pages on the Rice Server Presenter: Marilyn Turmelle
10:00 - 10:10 Break    
10:10 - 10:45 Work on Unit
10:45 - 11:30 Scanning and FTP'ing  
Molly and Marilyn will check your file structure on the Rice Server.
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch   We will resume promptly at 12:30.
12:30 - 2:00  Continue with unit   Worksheets and Background Information are published on the server. Maybe index.html is nearing completion?
2:00 - 2:10  Break  
2:10 - 2:45      
2:45 - 3:30 Work on Pages    
Homework
  • Download and install the FTP program.
  • Finish at least two pages of your unit.
  • Send the completed pages to the Rice server.
  • Bring questions to class for your on-line quiz.

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Monday, June 26, 2000
8:30 - 9:00  Review Progress    
9:00 - 10:30 Creating an On-line Quiz Presenter: Molly Silha Add a quiz to your on-line unit.
Another alternative: Hot Potatoes
10:30 - 10:45 Break    
10:45 - 11:30 Continue with your quiz    
11:30 - 12:30  Lunch   We will resume promptly at 12:30.
12:30 - 1:30 Finish and Publish your On-Line Quiz
1:30 - 2:00 Continue with quiz    
2:00 - 2:10 Break
2:10 - 3:30  
Homework Finish and Publish your quiz

Reading Assignment Send e-mail to Cynthia about your personal observations.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2000
8:30 - 9:00  Review Progress    
9:00 - 10:15 Writing a Form Presenter: Marilyn Turmelle Forms Lesson
10:15 - 10:30 Break  
10:30 - 11:30 Publishing the Form  
  • Send to Rice Server
  • See if it works!
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch   We will resume promptly at 12:30.
1:00 - 3:30 Work on your web pages.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2000
8:30 - 9:00 Look at your homework    
9:00 - 10:00 On-line Calendar Presenter : Marilyn Turmelle Get the link to the on-line calendar

Another alternative (not free) calendar

10:00 - 10:10 Break
10:10 - 11:30 On-line Calendar Continue work on calendar
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch We will begin promptly at 12:30
12:30 - 1:00 Forward Mail Forward Rice mail to your current e-mail account
1:00 - 1:45 Free Clip-Art Look for small, free images for your calendar
1:45 - 2:00 Break
2:00 - 3:30 On-line Calendar with links Publish your completed calendar with links to the Rice server
Thursday, June 29, 2000
8:30 - 11:30 Morning Session in Duncan Hall    
11:30 - 12:30  Lunch   We will resume promptly at 12:30.
12:30 - 1:30   Presenter: Marilyn Turmelle  
Friday, June 30, 2000
8:30 - 9:30 Look at your homework    
9:30 - 10:30 Web Graphics
Cool Text
3D Textmaker

Presenter,
Marilyn Turmelle Presenter
 
10:00 - 10:30 Post-test

Presenter,
Molly Silha Presenter