• Teacher:  Sabrina Barfield, Room. 012                                     

    Phone Number: 703-4222

    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.



    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 or Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon~ 2:00-3:00 p. m.

    Also each morning ~ 7:00-7:30 (Make-up pass required from the home room teacher)

    Grading Scale










    59 and below


    Student Supplies Wish List                                                                               


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


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


    Sheets of notebook paper


    8 pack of dividers (optional)


    Flash Drive 


    Ear buds 


    Teacher's Supplies: Hand sanitizer, tissues, and disinfecting wipes.  Thanks  

    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.


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