Computer Literacy  7 &  Career and Leadership

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    Microsoft 2010

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     Subject Area: Business Education Grade(s): 7
     Course Description:

    This course is designed for students to receive a background in technology with a concentration in keyboarding, the Microsoft Office Suite programs:

    Word, Excel, Access, Power Point and Publisher.   The course also will allow students to explore career options, prepare for the world of work and create a career portfolio. Students will have the opportunity to explore different careers and acquire an awareness of preparing now for their future careers. The course will also teach students how to strengthen their study skills to become a better student and build a strong foundation for future experiences though the application of the “7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens.” 

    Time/Credit for the Course:  Computer Literacy 7- ½ year  Career and Leadership- ½ year 

    Marking Period One:Micro Type Program, Introduction to Computers, Microsoft Office Word and Excel
    Marking Period Two: Microsoft Power Point, Publisher, Integrating Microsoft Programs and FBLA Activities. 

     Marking Period Three:Career Portfolio: Career Awareness and Preparation, Career Acquisition, CareerRetention and Advancement, Entrepreneurship and Study skills. 
    Marking Period Four:Students will be able to identify and comprehend the “7 Habits of Highly Effective

    Teens”.  Students will recognize the benefits of applying “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens” to their daily life. 

    Tutoring will be offered upon request.