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THIRD SIX WEEKS

WELCOME TO WEEK 17

Keyboarding (Micro Type Pro)
  1. In these lessons 1-4 from the Numeric Keyboarding Summary you will find the 1 key (left little finger), and combine reaches for the 1 key and the 8 key.

  2. To find the 8 key reach up with your right middle finger.    Reach without moving your hand.

  3. This week's special emphasis will be placed on:

    • DOUBLE LETTERS
    • FIGURES
    • LONG REACHES

  4. Keep eyes on screen as you type, keep wrists low, but not touching the keyboard.    Always keep fingers curved and upright.

  5. Reaches for numbers for the rest of the week are:
    • 9 key-->reach up with your Right ring finger.
    • 4 key-->reach up with your Left index finger.
    • 0 key-->reach up with your Right little finger.
    • 5 key-->reach up with your Left index finger.
    • 7 key-->Reach up with your Right index finger.
    • 3 key-->Reach up with your Left middle finger.

  • Reference Guide (handout) will be used in learning how to address a small, as well as a large envelope.    Use the Drawing toolbar to create a text box for the envelope.    Complete and save as Envelope.    Practice how to correctly fold letters for small and large envelopes.

  • Addressing a Postal Card.    Use block or modified block style when addressing a post card.   Use the Drawing toolbar to create a text box for the post card.     Save to "3 1/2 Floppy (A:) drive (your diskette).   Save as Postcard .    Always use only one word when saving a document.   It is easier, and can be found more quickly when lost, if found at all.

  • Type all City and States' Two-Letter Zip Cod Abbreviations memorize these as well.