Keyboarding Wheel Assignments

December 6, 2018:

Digital Compass Assignment
When you have completed all of the games and earned scores you're happy with (you can replay them until you earn the score you're happy with), make sure to complete the following task below in bold (screenshot). Most students try to earn a 100% on each game. You have a significant amount of class time to work on this, so don't settle for a low score if you can help it!
  • Screenshot (shift + command + 4 then highlight the area you want to screenshot) your score card to prove that you have completed all of the lessons, and show it to me at your earliest convenience so I can record your score in the gradebook.

November 28, 2018:

November 8, 2018:
  • Begin with typing.com today as usual UNLESS you haven't finished your questions about Typography. If you are not finished with those, finish them using the resources below, and share them to me at bforrest@sandi.net.
  • Use the printed packet given to you in class to start working on the Welcome to the Web assignment. Click here to begin this assignment. 

November 7, 2018:
  • Today, you'll start by working on typing.com. Next, follow the instructions and links below. We will discuss your responses in class
  • The History of Typography:
    What is the history of typographic development? You will examine the history of type and answer the questions below. You can open a Google Doc (docs.google.com) with your Google account and write your answers there. 
    Please include the question in your response. 
    You can copy (Command C) and paste (Command V) the question into your Google Doc if you're trying to save time.
    Click on the titles below to view the videos: To view the videos, you'll have to sign in with your student account. Click on the link and sign in to the Google login with this information (your student id)@stu.sandi.net

    Take notes as you watch this video.

    • What were the forms of technology used by people to print text over time?
    • When was the technology invented or used?
    • Which countries/cultures developed each form of print?
    • What motivated changes in the technology?
    • Who were important inventors?

    • Why is the modern keyboard set up in the QWERTY format? 

October 29-31, 2018:
  • Be sure to get your syllabus signed and return for your first grade.
  • Click here to find the join link for the class as well as your username and password requirements.
Quarter 1
October 17-18, 2018:
  • Click on the following link if you chose to work on the Cartoon Yourself assignment.
October 1, 2018:

Digital Compass Assignment
  • Open the link to the Internet Safety Game
  • You must allow your computer to run Adobe Flash Player.
  • Screenshot (shift + command + 4 then highlight the area you want to screenshot) your score card to prove that you have completed all of the lessons, and show it to me at your earliest convenience so I can record your score in the gradebook. 

September 26, 2018:
September 12, 2018:
  • Open the link to Welcome to the Web.
  • Follow all of the instructions and work on the six modules.
  • Fill in information asked for. You will use these as notes. 
  • Finally, complete the Challenge activity.  Write the name of the criminal at the bottom of the page.
  • If you have extra time, continue your training on your typingtraining.com account. 

September 5, 2018:
  • Today, you'll start by working on Typing Training for 30 minutes. Next, follow the instructions and links below. We will discuss your responses in class. 
  • The History of Typography:
    What is the history of typographic development? You will examine the history of type and create either an illustrated timeline or a written report (with multiple paragraphs) that outlines the major developments in printing/typing.
     
    Click on the titles below to view the videos: To view the videos, you'll have to sign in with your student account. Click on the link and sign in to the Google login with this information (your student id)@stu.sandi.net

    Take notes as you watch this video.

    • What were the forms of technology used by people to print text over time?
    • When was the technology invented or used?
    • Which countries/cultures developed each form of print?
    • What motivated changes in the technology?
    • Who were important inventors?

    • Why is the modern keyboard set up in the QWERTY format?

August 27, 2018:
  • Welcome back! Please feel free to send me an email at msforrestsclass@gmail.com with your first and last name and class period in the subject line. This will make personal communication with you much easier.
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