TIME – A Resource of Technology
A Minute Saved is a Minute Earned
1. History and Motivation
a. Show Typewriter and QUERTY Keyboard
b. Discuss history of Word Processing and using a Computer
c. The faster you type the faster you finish your work.
d. PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE
a. Type to Learn Software
i. Select your teacher
ii. Select your grade
iii. Find your name and select
iv. Select Lesson 1 – HOME ROW
b. Online Technology Application Lessons – learning.com
i. Log into www.learning.com
ii. Do Home Row Lesson
iii. If time, do more lessons
c. If you brought a writing sample, open up MS Word
i. begin typing your paper.
ii. If you have a Spanish character ask how to type it.
iii. Younger students can add pictures and labels
3. Compare & Contrast the applications.