Week of 5/14- For both classes (BTA & Computer Ess.)

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The Day You Were Born WebQuest

Each of you are very unique and so was the world on the day you were born.  Do you know what was happening in the world on the day you were born?  The-Day-I-Was-Born-WebQuest2

Answer the questions on the hand-out and turn in when you present to the class. You will then create a power point presentation using the information. 

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My Example: The-Day-I-Was-Born-Example

Week of 5/7

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BTA: This week in BTA we will finish up with Module 4 and be complete with Career Forward.

Computer Essentials: The students will be working on their Facebook Project.  See the Computer Essentials page for the template!

Week of 4/30

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BTA

Monday: (Module 3) Start on Worksheet #2

Tuesday: Finish up worksheet #2 and upload

Wednesday: Module 3 Quiz; Final Thoughts Journal; Follow Up Survey

Thursday: Any Make up work for Module 3

Friday: Start on Module 4- Intro Survey; Challenge Video; Initial Thoughts Journal

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Computer Essentials

Monday: Finish up Photostory Projects

Tuesday: Presentations

Wednesday: Presentations

Thursday: Presentations

Friday: Presentations

Week of 4/23/12

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BTA- From now until the end of the school year, 8th grade BTA will be working on Career Forward.  Please Click on the BTA page to see all the handouts!

Computer Essentials- This week during Computer Essentials, the 7th graders will be putting together a photostory project of a famous Entrepreneur.  Click on the Computer Essentials page to see all the handouts and power points.

WELCOME BACK!

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Welcome Back from Spring Break!  Click on your class (BTA or Computer Essentials)  to see the agenda for the week!

Computer Essentials Week of 3-12-12

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This week in Computer Essentials, we are going to put our final touches on our “Dream Vacation”

Power Points and then present them to the class!

BTA Week of 3-12-12

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This week in BTA, everyone will be making their final touches on their

“Shark Tank” inventions and presenting them to the class.

Shark Tank Invention Project

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Group Names:  _____________________________

You will need to keep this sheet and attach it to your poster.

In this project you will create your own invention and business. 

You must get prepared because you are about to face the shark tank (your classmates). 

For a complete assignment the following will need to be completed. 

  1. An invention-25 pts
  2. A power point  presentation- 50 pts
  3. Poster- Your business name, logo, and slogan-25 pts

Wednesday- Watching the video on the shark tank.

You must decide what your invention is and what supplies you will need. 

You will need to bring in the items to create you invention tomorrow 0-$10.00.

What is your invention_________________________________

What supplies will you need for your invention and who is bringing in each of the supplies? ___________________________________________________

Thursday- You are to create your invention

Does it work?__________ If not what are you going to bring in tomorrow to complete the invention

Begin to work on your power point presentation

Slide 1- Invention name, Business name and who are the owners

Slide 2- Supplies used to create

Slide 3 and as many slides as you need. Walk us through the step by step of how you created the invention

Next slide- How much did it cost you to make the product and

 give a realistic amount that you think you should sell the product for in a store

Ending slide

Friday- Discussion on Logos and Slogans

Create you poster board with your business name, logo and slogan

Go add a slogan slide into your power point presentation as the 2nd slide

Monday- Will wrap anything unfinished and will practice presentation.  

It will need to be professional.

 

Week of 3-05-12- BTA

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Monday- Journal Check- Turning in Journals for the 9 weeks (18 entries)

Tuesday- Internet Research Activity

Wednesday- Friday  Begin our Invention Project

 

Week of 3-05-12- Computer Essentials

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Monday- Journal Check- Turning in Journals for the 9 weeks (18 entries)

Tuesday- Internet Research Activity

Wednesday- Begin our Power Point Unit

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/training/overview-RZ010186615.aspx?section=1

Thursday- Continue with Power Point Unit and Start Project (Dream Vacation Power Point)

Friday- Continue with Power Point Project

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