Microsoft Office Specialist

Teacher: Laura deShazo
Class Length: 1 Semester
Textbooks: Microsoft Office Specialist; Provided in Class
Prerequisite:  At least a B in Computer Technology
Grades: 11,12**All dates are tentative and subject to change**

Updated: May, 2009

Date

Topic

Assignment

Jan.

16th 19th

 

Go over Book, procedures, disclosure, Importance of Course, Goal Sheets

Certiport information

MS Word

Jan.

22nd 26th

-    

Project 4: MS Word

-   WD 298 WD 364

Learn It Online WD 365

-   Project Reinforcement

-   Crossword

Apply Your Knowledge #1, WD 366

In the Lab #1, WD 367-368

In the Lab #2, WD 369 -371

Cases and Places #2, WD 375

Jan. 29th

-

Feb. 2nd

-   Form Letters

-   Mailing Labels

-   Directories

Project 5: MS Word

-   WD 298 WD 364

Learn It Online WD 365

-   Project Reinforcement

-   Crossword

Apply Your Knowledge #1, WD 366

In the Lab #1, WD 367-368

In the Lab #2, WD 369 -371

Cases and Places #2, WD 375

Feb.

5th 9th

 

Creating a Professional Newsletter

Project 6: MS Word

-   WD 378 WD 446

Learn It Online WD 447

-   Project Reinforcement

-   Wheel of Terms

-   Flash Cards

Apply Your Knowledge #1, WD 448 449

In the Lab #1, WD 450 451

In the Lab #3, WD 453 454

Cases and Places #1, WD 455

Feb.

12th 16th

Study for Certification

DDC Testing Software

** complete any late work

Feb.

21st 23rd

Study for Certification

DDC Testing Software

  Test without Training

  Quiz

Feb. 26th

-

Mar. 1st

MS Word Certification

TEST

Pay financial office before taking the test!

MS Excel

Mar.

5th 9th

 

-   Creating

-   Sorting

-   Querying a List

Project 5: MS Excel

-   EX 306 EX 366

Learn It Online EX 367

-   Project Reinforcement

-   Crossword Challenge

Apply Your Knowledge #1, EX 368

In the Lab #1, EX 369 370

In the Lab #2, EX 371 374

Cases and Places #1, EX 376

Cases and Places #2, EX 376

 

Mar.

12th 16th

-   Creating Templates

-   Working with Multiple

Worksheets and Workbooks

Project 6: MS Excel

-   EX 378 EX 453

Learn It Online EX 454

-   Project Reinforcement

-   Flash Cards

-   Wheel of Terms

Apply Your Knowledge #1, EX 455

In the Lab #1, EX 456 457

In the Lab #3, EX 460 462

Cases and Places #1, EX 462

Mar.

19th 22nd

Study for Certification

DDC Testing Software

** complete any late work

Mar.

26th 30th

Study for Certification

DDC Testing Software

  Test without Training

  Quiz

Spring Break

April

9th 13th

MS Excel

Certification

TEST

 

Pay financial office before taking the test!

MS PowerPoint

April

16th 20th

Using Visuals to Enhance a Slide Show

Project 3: MS PowerPoint

-   PPT 162 PPT 214

Learn It Online PPT 215

-   Project Reinforcement

-   Crossword Challenge

Apply Your Knowledge #1, PPT 216

In the Lab #2, PPT 218 PPT 219

Cases and Places #4, PPT 223

April

23rd 27th

Modifying Visual Elements and Presentation Formats

Project 4: MS PowerPoint

-   PPT 226 PPT 294

Learn It Online PPT 295

-   Project Reinforcement

-   Flashcards

Apply Your Knowledge #1, PPT 296 PPT 297

In the Lab #3, PPT 302 PPT 304

Cases and Places #2, PPT 305

 

Delivering Presentations to and Collaborating with Workgroups.

PowerPoint Collaborating

-   PPT 308 PPT 337

In the Lab #1, PPT 338 PPT 340

In the Lab #2, PPT 341 - 342

April 30th

-

May 4th

Study for Certification

DDC Testing Software

** complete any late work

May

7th 11th

Study for Certification

DDC Testing Software

  Test without Training

  Quiz

May

14th 18th

MS PowerPoint

Certification

TEST

Pay financial office before taking the test!

May

21st 25th

Certification

TEST

Make up/Retake any Certification Test

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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