Business & Computer Science

Gina Tindall

Business & Computer Science

Email: ginatindall@lowndes.k12.ga.us School phone: 229-219-3234

Course Description

To build a knowledge base of computer application skills, including information systems, internet safety, business etiquette, and career awareness.


Unit 1: Keyboarding & Ergonomics

Unit 2: Internet Safety- Online Safety Quiz

Unit 3: Intro to Computer Basics

Unit 4: Microsoft Office Applications

Unit 5: Google Drive Applications

Unit 6: Web Design & Graphics

Unit 7: Career Search

Unit 8: Programming & Coding ( 6th & 7th grade)

Unit 9: Personal Finance & Marketing ( 8th grade only)


Connections Schedule

8:00- 8:55 6th grade Connection 1

8:55- 9:50 6th grade Connection 2

9:50-10:30 Break

10:30-11:25 7th grade Connection 1

11:25-12:20 7th grade Connection 2

12:20- 1:40 Planning (lunch)

1:40- 2:30 8th grade Connection 1

2:30- 3:30 8th grade Connection 2

Internet Safety

The US Dept of Justice has created a great website for teaching Internet Safety to youth and teens... Check it out below!

https://sos.fbi.gov/

Other great Internet safety links:

http://www.covenantworks.com/Bouncy-A/Computer/InternetSafety/

http://www.netsmartz.org/InternetSafety

http://www.safekids.com/kids-rules-for-online-safety/

http://pbskids.org/webonauts/