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Over the course of the year we will explore technology trends, uses of technology, troubleshooting techniques and strategies necessary in today's technology-centric culture.
Create a presentation (shared with me) in Google Docs describing the specifications (specs) for the following devices:
Make sure to include pictures on each slide and use good presentation techniques to communicate your message.
Include your sources at the end of the presentation on a separate slide.
Presentations are due by Monday.
If you finish in class, continue with Code Academy!
Edit the following files so they will open in a browser. They will be used as part of the PowerSchool documentations I send home to parents.
Parent Portal 2010
Leave all special characters in the document. These are used by PowerSchool to display content from the database.
WebIDCode- make the following enhancements:
10/19/12- Apple ID Presentation
I am away today attending training that will help you be better prepared for the future. Please report to Study Hall and follow Ms. Anliker's rules.
Apple ID Presentation
Today we will be creating material for immediate use. Complete the following:
Cover it Live
Cover it LIve (CIL) is a service used by major companies around the world to communicate with its audiences. While I am away, you and I will be communicating using this tool.
I will be hearing from you at least once during the class period. You are to keep the CIL window open during the class for communication from me.
If you complete this assignment prior to the end of class, continue with your Code Academy modules.
In this weeks journal write a paragraph about eachof the types of connections listed below. Include a picture of each connection
Include the URL where you found your information.
Code Academy- continue to press on in the curriculum.
Read about e-Waste and the issues centered around electronics recycling. The sites listed below will give you background knowledge to incorporate into your journal entry this week.
Create a journal entry explaining:
Continue to work on the HTML lessons, or if completed, the module you are currently working on independently.
Complete Journal Entry
Write a letter to a teacher who needs help with presentation skills. What 3 pieces of advice would you give them? Provide an example they can use of each concept you address. This can be a picture, or a written explanation.
The minimum length for the journal entry is 5 paragraphs. Insert images after the paragraph explaining your advice.
Visit the Site
Create an account using your school email.
Completion of the first unit will be complete prior to the end of the 1st 9 Weeks.
This assignment should be nearing completion. It will be ready to present within 3 working days.
Put finishing touches on this presentation as needed.
Continue Personal Presentation.
Discuss Reading Assignment from Atomic Learning
Finish individual Tech Assignments
Begin My Big Campus Enrollment
Atomic Learning is a service that RCSC has subscribed to provide tutorials relevant to teaching Digital Learners.
Accounts are created using your RensselaerSchools email.
Overview of the site will be given today.
Complete the assigned AL training by Wednesday, beginning of class.
Journal Entry will be given Friday to complete by Monday, 9/17.
Shared Document with Project Requirements
Due Date is not set.
Work on this when other projects assigned are completed
Website Redesign Project
Transfer sites from Van to RCPS as needed
Work on MBC account redirection
Work on IXL account redirection
Configure IWB Extron Controls
Deliver Extron VoiceLift Systems
Assignments due Monday
Journal Entry 2
9/5/2012- Computer Performance and Maintenance
Strata Reviews 1-4
Strata Sessions 5-6
Complete Review Assignments for Session 5
Due Friday 9/7/12
Journal Entry 2
Give a brief summary of the three main operating systems (1 paragraph each). Include the Advantages and Disadvantages of each OS (1 paragraph each). Make a recommendation on which OS would be best suited to a person you know. Choose any person you like, but describe why the OS is a good fit for the person's needs.
Due Monday 9/10/12
8/31/2012 Session 3
Google Docs/Drive Overview
8/27/12- Meeting 1