Teacher:  Sabrina Barfield, Room. 012                                     

Phone Number: 774-4630

Email: sbarfield@wsfcs.k12.nc.us

Jefferson Middle School

Syllabus: Computer Skills and Applications II

 

Spreadsheet Basics & Formulas ~ Microsoft EXCEL

This module is designed to teach the basic skills in spreadsheets and utilizing formulas for everyday use in the business community.

Spreadsheet Charts & Advanced Features

This module is designed to teach the creation, manipulation of charts, and using advanced features in spreadsheet software. (15 class periods)

 

Database Basic ~ Microsoft Access

This module is designed to teach the basic skills in database creation, using tables, and the manipulation of information in the form of queries.

 

Presentation Basics ~ PowerPoint, Prezi, and Animoto

This module is designed to teach the basic skills in multimedia presentations

 

Presentation Techniques

This module is designed to teach the techniques and skills needed to make a presentation.  Communication skills are a key component of this module. 

 

Desktop Publishing Basics ~ Publisher

This module is designed to teach the basic skills in desktop publishing. Topics may include the production of business cards, brochures, advertisements, and newsletters.

 

Note: Each of these modules will take the student approximately 15 class periods to complete. Emphasis in each module is on the daily use of a computer system and appropriate software to provide integrated training through a learn/practice/sustain/assess plan of skill building.

 

The Digital Literacy module may be added to the Computer Apps II curriculum. If there are changes, the syllabus will be revised and parents notified.

 

Business,

Finance,
Information
T
echnology
BFIT” Computer Lab

 

Make Up Schedule:

Days allowed for making up missed work:

Students will be allowed two class periods for each day they miss class assignments. If possible students should complete missed assignments at home.

Make-Up Tuesday afternoon~ 2:00-3:00 p. m.

Also each morning ~ 7:00-7:30 (Make-up pass required)

Grading Scale

A

93-100

B

85-91

C

77-84

D

70-76

F

60-69

 

Student Supplies Wish List                                                                               

1

1 inch to 1 ½ inch three ring binder with clear plastic cover pocket (May share this binder with another class)

1

Pencil bag should include several pencils, colored pens, and highlighters.

24

Sheets of notebook paper

1

8 pack of dividers (optional)

1

Flash Drive (Optional)

1

Ear buds (Optional)

 

Teacher's Supplies Wish List: Hand Sanitizer, tissues 

Internet Access:

 

Students will be accessing the Internet throughout this year. The policy of the WSFCS School Board is that all students may access the Internet during class time unless there is a request from their parent/guardian on file stating that the student may not participate. These forms are available from me upon your request.

Resources:

DPI Curriculum Guide Internet, Microsoft XP Digital Camera, Micro-type and Smart-Board