Happy New Year and Welcome Back!
I hope everyone had a restful break.
An "Hour of Code"
What is computer programming? Who writes the code that makes a computer work?
November 28 - What are the skills and knowledge that can help me accomplish tasks on the internet safely and more efficiently?
- Instant activity - Keyboarding - typing.com
Continue working toward completion of the NorthStar Internet Basics Assesment
Try it today, and/or continue your learning using one of these choices:
Instant activity - Keyboarding - typing.com
Introduction to creating a Résumé
Read, Write, Think's Résumé Builder - No formatting experience required. No account required. Can save your progress and come back to it. Completely Free! No strings attached. Low possibility of frustration.
We'll look at using Microsoft Word resume templates next week. (Formatting experience recommended, increased possibility of frustration)
Possible choice activity, time permitting:
- Digital Literacy - NorthStar Module 2, Internet Basics, GCFLearnfree.org - Internet Basics
- KhanAcademy.org (create an account, start a course/lesson)
- Keyboarding practice - Typing.com
Homework - Gather information necessary to complete your résumé
Are you prepared for the upcoming November 6th Election?
Are you registered to vote? Are you sure? Have you moved since the last election? Do you know where your polling location is?
You can register to vote, update your voter information, or confirm your registration on the City of Virginia Beach's Voter Registration and Elections website.
Here are a few hints on where to find what you are looking for on the site.