CRPC_trans.gif (1302 bytes) GirlTECH '99 Schedule, Section C 
Presenters: Susan Boone and Michael Sirois
Sessions held in Mac Lab, Room 133, Sewall Hall, Rice U.
Thursday, July 15, 1999 
Each day there are two 10-minute breaks 
(at 10:20 AM and at 1:50 PM)
9:00- 9:30 Housekeeping Presenters, Susan and Michael
  • Review HTML tags 
  • Discussion concerning your personal web page
9:30 - 10:20 Editing Images Presenter, Michael
  • Acquiring images for a homepage 
  • Simple editing with PhotoShop 
  • Edit a photo or drawing, and save it to disk, so you can make an image link to it on your personal page 
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 More HTML Presenter: Susan
  • Basic Home Page
  • Tables and their attributes 
  • Orienting graphics on the page 
  • Colors
2:00 - 3:00  More HTML, cont. Presenters, Susan and Michael
  • More tags 
  • ...and a discussion of meta-tags
3:00 - 3:30 E-Mail  
  • Practice sending and receiving e-mail 
E-mail all of the items below [except the picnic lunch] to yourself.
Don't forget to CC your master teachers also.
  1. Rename your "template.html" file to "index.html" 
  2. Create an HTML version of the first page of your lesson 
  3. Create a Favorite Links Page, with at least five "active" links to useful sources for your discipline 
Bring a potluck picnic lunch item tomorrow 
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This page last edited on July 14, 1999--9:48 sb



These pages were developed through GirlTECH , a teacher training and student technology council program sponsored by the Center for Research on Parallel Computation (CRPC), a National Science Foundation Science and Technology Center. Copyright July 1999 by Susan Boone and Michael Sirois. Adapted from a template created by Marcella Dawson, using the Microsoft FrontPage editor.
Thanks to the RGK Foundation for its generous support of GirlTECH.