Deanne Miller » Computers & Technology

Computers & Technology

6th Grade Computers and Technology

Deanne Miller

Email:  dmiller@theaskacademy.org

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Course Description:

 

Scholars will have the opportunity to learn and demonstrate an understanding of various applications and resources, which will include Microsoft Office, internet use and research, Google and a wide variety of computer peripherals.  Technology will be used for project based learning, problem solving, research, as well as a communication tool. Scholars will be involved in project oriented research with an emphasis placed on technology skills that will help to improve all academic subjects as we integrate technology into current curriculum and core subjects.

 

Class Expectations:

 

Be kind, positive, respectful and prepared.  If you are absent, please check the class calendar on our website as well as google classroom to complete any work you may have missed.  If you fail to turn in an assignment on time, late work is accepted seven calendar days after the due date with a 20 percent deduction. After the seven days, scholars will not receive credit.

 

Classroom Rules:

 

Respect to Everyone

Give best effort and complete work

Take Appropriate care of the computer

 

Evaluation:

 

Scholars will be evaluated by total points earned.  The point values vary based on the difficulty and sustained effort required.  Demonstration of learning activities include: homework, projects, quizzes, tests and daily classwork.

 

Course Requirements

6th Technology:

 

1st Semester 40% first quarter, 40% second quarter, 20% final exam

 2nd Semester 40% first quarter, 40% second quarter, 20% final exam

 

Supplies:

 

*USB Flash drive (at least 8 GB)

*You will be able to use this for all your classes

 

2 Plastic Folders with pockets and Brads

 

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