Monday-Tuesday, October 1-2, 2007

Ladies and Gentlemen, It's OCTOBER!

Objectives:
  • Students will know the basics of PowerPoint by designing a template slide during a demonstration as well as designing their own by following a worksheet tutorial.
  • Students will become familiar with the following tools: Text Box Tool, Word Art Tool, and Picture tool.
Agenda:
1. Warm up (blog it!)
2. Quick Quiz (Shortcuts)
3. Introduction to PowerPoint: MAKE THIS SLIDE!
4. Make more slides!
5. Exit Slip

Warm up:

If you run into an ERROR today. Make sure you follow the links that say CONTACT BLOGGER SUPPORT and follow the instructions. Then, just email me your blog.

1. Copy and paste Today's objective and the Agenda onto your blog – (ALWAYS DO THIS FROM NOW ON!).

2. What website do you go to to check your grades?

3. What GRADE did you find out you had in Mr. Aguda’s Class? Explain why you got this grade.

Friday, September 28, 2007

Today's Objective: Students will know how to check their grades online by logging onto PowerSchool and completing a tutorial worksheet.

Today's Agenda:
1. Warm up (mragudatechclass.blogspot.com)
2. Continue with Mr. Aguda's PowerPoint
3. Check your grades (worksheet)
4. Exit Slip

Warm up: (BLOG IT!)
If you run into an ERROR today. Make sure you follow the links that say CONTACT BLOGGER SUPPORT and follow the instructions. Then, just email me your blog.
1. Copy and paste Today's objective and the Agenda onto your blog
2. What are your plans for this weekend? Describe in a paragraph please!
3. There's a pop-quiz on Monday on Shortcuts, what do Cntrl-Y, Cntrl-Z, Cntrl-F, and F7 do?
4. What is the Clipboard on the computer and how do you use it?
5. Type the lyrics to 1 verse of one of your favorite songs.

Check your grades
http://ps.greendot.org/public
Wednesday-Thursday, September 26-28, 2007


Agenda:
1. Warm up (Blog)
2. Shortcuts Review (Notes)
3. Think-Write-Pair-Share
4. Mr Aguda's PowerPoint (PowerPoint Intro)
5. Exit Slip



Warm Up: (Blogger)
At least a paragraph for an upstamp!

1. What are short keys and why are they useful? List at least 3 and tell what they do.
2. Did you bring your notebook in on time? If you did, what grade did you get? If you didn't what grade did you get?



Monday-Tuesday, September 24-25, 2007

Agenda:
1. Warm up (the BLOG)
2. Computer Shortcuts (Handout and Activity)
3. More Tables

4. Notebook Checks (cont'd)

Warm up:
On your own blogger, type a response to the following question. When you are finished make sure you PUBLISH your post. For a stamp, make sure Mr. Aguda sees your blog as he passes by. (Click on View Blog)

1. What is a table? (Hint: check your notes)

2. What are tables useful for? (Hint: remember what we did on Friday)

3. What is one hobby or past-time that you are interested in? Describe it in detail. What do you do? (5-6 sentences, for an upstamp)



Computer Shortcuts


Continue Tables

Notebook Check
Friday, September 21, 2007

Agenda:
1. Warm up (the BLOG)
2. Complete TABLES worksheet (Save as activity "Tables2")
3. Notebook Checks

Warm up:
On your own blogger, type a response to the following question. When you are finished make sure you PUBLISH your post. For a stamp, make sure Mr. Aguda sees your blog as he passes by. (Click on View Blog)

1. What is a BLOG?
2. What is your BLOG address?
3. What is your BLOG address? (hint: _________.blogspot.com)
4. What is your email address? (hint:__________@animojustice.com)
5. What are your plans for this weekend? (1 paragraph)

Continue Tables
Complete the Tables Worksheet that you started on Monday or Tuesday. Make sure to save it as "perX-lastf-092107-tables2.doc"

Notebook Check
Students will come up and have their notebooks checked by Mr. Aguda
Wednesday - Thursday, September 19-20, 2007

Dear Class,
Welcome to your first experience with Blogger.com. From now on you will be looking for your warmups here on the blogger. (Unless, I mention otherwise). Please memorize the blog address: mragudatechclass.blogspot.com. You may start the warmup!

Aguda

Today's Agenda:
1. Warm up
2. Notebook Check Info (checklist) pg 19
3. Blog Tutorial (Sign up) pg 20
4. Post your first Blog. Pg. 20
5. Exit Slip

Warm up
1. Type your homework from last night. If you were not here, the answer the following prompt.

Write me an email about what you expect
from me as your teacher and from this class.
At least 2 paragraphs.
Email this to your class' email address (for example, mragudap1@animojustice.com)
2. If you have already emailed me, answer the following prompt in ANOTHER EMAIL to ME. (write in complete sentences, 2-3 sentences each.)
1. What is the web address that you visit to get the warmup and agenda?
2. What is happening tomorrow night? Will you be attending? Will your parents be attending?
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