• Textbooks:  Hoggatt and Shank.  Applied Computer Keyboarding (2009), Foster, C.  Teenagers Preparing for the Real World (2009).

    Lesson

    Topic

    Assignment

    Assessments

    Competency-Based Tasks

     

    FIRST NINE WEEKS

     

     

     

    1

     

    Introduction to Keyboarding

    ·      Keyboarding Expectations

    ·      Acceptable Use Policy

    ·      Ergonomic and repetitive stress injury

    ·      Set up passwords

    ·      Introductions

    ·      HW – Get Expectation guidelines signed by parent/guardian(F)

    ·         N/A

    11,25,26,27,28,29

    2

     

    Home Row Keys

    ·      Keyboarding Techniques

    ·      Set up notebook

    ·      Parts of the computer

    ·      Keyboarding chart

    ·      Study for Home Row Quiz (F)

    ·         Expectation Guidelines Quiz  (S)

    1,2,29,31,34

    3

    H&E Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and Home Row

    ·      Learn H&E

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Microtype

    ·      Homework Packet #1(F)

    ·      Study for H&E Quiz

    ·         Keyboarding Techniques and Home Row Quiz (S)

    25,31,34

    4

    I&R Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn I&R

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Microtype

    ·      Homework Packet #1 (F)

    ·      Study for I&R Quiz

    ·         H&E Quiz (S)

    9,19, 31,34

    5

    O&T Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn O&T

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Keyboarding Cover Page

    ·      9-11 Drawing Project

    ·      Homework Packet #1(F)

    ·      Study for O&T Quiz

    ·         I&R Quiz (S)

    7,10,15,28,30,31,41

    6

    N&G Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn N&G

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Complete 9-11 Drawing Project

    ·      Timed practice test

    ·      Homework Packet #2(F)

    ·      Study for N&G Quiz

    ·         Homework Packet #1 (F)

    ·         O&T Quiz (S)

    31,32,34,36,39,41

    7

    Left Shift and Period Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn Left Shift and Period

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Timed Practice test

    ·      Homework Packet #2 (F)

    ·      Study for Left Shift and Period Quiz

    ·         N&G Quiz (S)

    28,29,31,34

    8

    U&C Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn U&C

    ·      Microtype Test #1

    ·      Homework Packet #2 (F)

    ·      Study for U&C Quiz

    ·         Left Shift and Period Quiz (S)

    28,29,31,34,35

    9

    W and Right Shift Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn W & Right Shift

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Microtype Test #1

    ·      Homework Packet #3 (F)

    ·      Study for W and Right Shift Keys Quiz

    ·         Homework Packet #2(F)

    ·         U&C Quiz (S)

    28,29,31,34,35

    10

    B&Y Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn B&Y keys

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Microtype Test #2

    ·      Homework Packet #3 (F)

    ·      Study for B&Y Quiz

    ·         W & Right Shift Quiz (S)

    28,29,31,34,35

    11

    M&X Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn M&X keys

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Microtype Test #2

    ·      Drawing

    ·      Homework Packet #3 (F)

    ·      Study for M&X Quiz

    ·         Homework Packet #3(F)

    ·         B&Y Quiz (S)

    28,29,31,34,35

    12

    Q& Comma, P&V,  Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn Q & Comma, P&V keys

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Microtype Test # 3

    ·      Homework Packet #4 (F)

    ·      Study for Q&Comma Quiz

    ·         M&X Quiz (S)

    28,29,31,34,35

    13

    Z, Colon, Caps Lock, Question Mark, Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn Tab, Z, Colon, Caps Lock, Question Mark keys and word wrap

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Microtype Test # 3

    ·      Homework Packet #4 (F)

    ·      Study for, Z, Colon, Caps Lock, Question Mark and word wrap

    ·         Q & Comma  Quiz (S)

    28,29,31,34,35

    14

    Numeric Keypad Keys

    ·      Review keyboarding Techniques and learned keys

    ·      Learn numeric keypad – 0 - 9

    ·      Oral Drills

    ·      Microtype Test # 4

    ·      Complete homework Packet #4 (F)

    ·       

    ·          Z, Colon, Caps Lock, Question Mark and word wrap  Quiz (S)

    8, 9, 10, 15, 19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 35, 40, 46

    15

    Numeric Keypad &Centering

    ·      Review numeric keypad – 0 – 9

    ·      Learn numeric keypad – all other keys

    ·      Review Proofreader’s Marks

    ·      Work on Centering Project

    ·      Microtype Test #4

    ·      Homework Packet #5 (F)

    ·      Study for Entire numeric keypad quiz

    ·      Bring in company name and address for Personal Block Business Letter project

    ·         Homework Packet #4(F)

     

    8, 9, 10, 15, 19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 35, 40, 46

    16

    Centering & Proofreader’s Marks

    ·      Learn Proofreader’s Marks

    ·      Complete Proofreader’s exercise

    ·      Notebook Check

    ·      Complete Centering Project

    ·      Microtype Test # 5

    ·      Homework Packet #5(F)

    ·      Study for Proofreader’s Marks Quiz

     

    Entire Numeric Keypad Quiz (S)

    8, 9, 10, 15, 19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 34, 35, 40, 46

    17

    Personal Block Business Letter

    ·      Review Proofreader’s Marks

    ·      Identify and learn parts of a personal block business letter

    ·      Keyboarding  ABCYA.com Contest

    ·      Microtype Test # 5

    ·      Research company for personal business letter

    ·      Homework Packet #5(F)

     

    ·         Proofreader’s Marks Quiz (S)

    8, 9, 10, 15, 18,  19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 34, 35, 36, 40, 41, 46

    18

    Personal Block Business Letter and Numbers

    ·      Identify and learn parts of a personal block business letter

    ·      Identify and learn numbers on the keyboard

    ·      Key Personal Block Business Letter

    ·      Microtype Test # 6

    ·      Homework Packet #6(F)

    ·      Study for Personal Block Business Letter Quiz

    ·         Homework Packet #5 (F)

    7, 8, 9, 10, 15, 18, 19, 21, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 34, 35, 36, 40, 41, 46

    19

    Personal Block Business Letter and Symbols

    ·      Review parts of a personal block business letter

    ·      Quiz

    ·      Identify and learn symbols on the keyboard

    ·      Compose Personal Block Business Letter to a company of student’s choice

    ·      Microtype Test # 6

    ·      Homework Packet #6(F)

    ·         Personal Block Business Letter Quiz (S)

    8, 9, 10, 15, 18, 19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 34, 35, 37, 40, 41, 46

    20

    Personal Block Business Letter and Symbols - II

    ·      Identify and learn symbols on the keyboard

    ·      Continue composing Personal Block Business Letter to a company of student’s choice

    ·      Microtype Test # 7

    ·      Homework Packet #6(F)

    ·      Study for Symbols Quiz

    ·          

    8, 9, 10, 15, 18, 19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 34, 35, 37, 40, 41, 46

    21

    Personal Block Business Letter III

    ·      Review symbols on the keyboard

    ·      Complete Personal Block Business Letter

    ·      Proofread and edit letter

    ·      Turn in for grade

    ·      Microtype Test # 7

    ·      Homework Packet #7 (F)

    ·         Symbols Quiz (S)

    ·         Homwork Packet #6(F)

    8, 9, 10, 15, 18, 19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 34, 35, 37, 40, 41, 46

    22

    Envelopes

    ·      Complete final letter

    ·      Identify and learn envelope formatting

    ·      Print our envelope for letter

    ·      Send letter

    ·      Identify and learn memo formatting

    ·      Microtype Test # 8

    ·      Homework Packet #7(F)

    ·         Personal Block Business Letter Project (S)

     

    8, 9, 10, 15, 18, 19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 34, 35, 37, 38, 40, 41, 46

    23

    Memos and Business Block Letters

    ·      Identify and learn memo formatting

    ·      Key Memo

    ·      Identify and learn Business Block Letter formatting

    ·      Key letter

    ·      Microtype Test # 8

    ·      Homework Packet #8(F)

    ·         Homework Packet #7(F)

    8, 9, 10, 15, 18, 19, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 31, 34, 35, 36, 40, 41, 46