Extended Learning

 

Adult Basic Ed Student Lesson Plan


Learning Computers

Time

Activity

30 minutes Keyboarding (Mavis Beacon)

Certificates are given for typing 30 wpm (Words Per Minute) or greater, 95% accuracy (3 - five-minute timed exercises), and use correct touch typing technique. The Lab Instructor will need to see three different Mavis certificates from the Speed Test area.

20 minutes Ten-Key

Certificates are given for typing 150 kspm (Keystrokes Per Minute) or greater, 95% accuracy (3 - five-minute timed exercise), and use correct touch ten-key technique.

Click the Red X in the top right of the screen.) Closing the program will Save your keyboarding and ten-key sessions

10 minutes Break
50 minutes Practical Office 2010 — do two chapters

For the certificate of achievement for Office Computing Basics you need to score 80% or better on all skill sets for chapters 1 - 12.

Be sure to do all quick checks and skill sets. The results should show on the tracking file of your disk. If a skill set doesn’t show on your tracking, go back and redo that skill set.

10 minutes Break
50 minutes Finish the two chapters

When you finish, return to:

Mavis Beacon Keyboarding

Certificates are given for typing 30 wpm (Words Per Minute) or greater, 95% accuracy (3 - five-minute timed exercises), and use correct touch typing technique. The Lab Instructor will need to see three different Mavis certificates from the Speed Test area.

Or:

Ten-Key

Certificates are given for typing 150 kspm (Keystrokes Per Minute) or greater, 95% accuracy (3 - five-minute timed exercise), and use correct touch ten-key technique.

Click the Red X in the top right of the screen.) Closing the program will Save your keyboarding and ten-key sessions

10 minutes Break
15 minutes Explore Internet sites or e-mail

No FaceBook, games, chat, MySpace, music downloads or blogs. All work must be school, job or housing related.

  • Read the news
  • Print out coloring pages or educational/employment articles
  • Look for images or pictures for your brochure/little book
  • Work on résumés or cover letters
  • Work on job applications or searches