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1/13/20141 What is SimNet? LEARNING & ASSESSMENT MODULES FOR… Office 2010 | Windows Vista & IE7,8,9 | Windows XP, Vista & 7 | Computer Concepts In a simulated environment Online and accessible 24/7 Using Teach Me, Show Me, Let Me Try philosophy Searchable
1/13/20143 Top Student Benefits EASE OF USE LIFE-LONG LEARNING MEASUREABLE RESULTS
1/13/20144 Login to your SimNet site https://schoolname.simnetonline.com https://schoolname.simnetonline.com Add this URL to your favorites. Online access makes SimNet for Office 2010 accessible 24/7, from any computer. IE or Firefox recommended Adobe Flash Player required
1/13/20145 Click on assignment to select Student Homepage Use the tabs and sub-tabs to navigate. The Assignments tab shows assignments (lessons, exams, and SimPaths) from your instructor.
1/13/20146 Click on Take Exam or Take Lesson to begin.
1/13/20147 The lesson name and assigned tasks will appear on left A check mark will indicate that you have completed the task. Task Instructions are given textually and visually
1/13/20148 The Teach Me Tab: Select the Teach Me tab to learn the task. Teach Me walks you through how tasks and features work. You can bookmark, print pages, and get additional information from helpful features like Tips & Tricks and Tell Me More.
1/13/20149 The Show Me Tab: Select the Show Me tab to view animation which will walk you through the task step by step. Show Me uses Flash 9 animation and voiceover narration to visually walk you through a task. Closed caption is optional. Playback options include fast forward, rewind, pause/play, and show/hide closed caption.
1/13/201410 The Let Me Try Tab: Select the Let Me Try tab to complete the task. Let Me Try simulates the Microsoft Office environment completely, allowing you to get hands on experience without needing the actual Office 2010 software. Feedback is provided to you as you work through the task. Instructions for Task
SimGrader = Microsoft Office Project Grader 1/13/201411 3 Steps Download Project Instruction file and Start File Save within online program for easy access Submit for grading!
1/13/201412 The Gradebook Tab To view your lesson or exam results: 1. Highlight lesson 2. Click to view results
1/13/201413 Gradebook Details: Quickly & easily see how you are doing in the course Drill down into the detailed lesson and exam results to see what tasks you need to spend additional time on. From the detailed results, you can build custom lessons to get the practice you need
1/13/201414 The Self-Study Tab: Click Take Lesson Self-Study stores custom lessons you create for yourself from SimSearch and from assigned lessons you take. You can create your own self- study lessons to practice only what YOU need to practice!
1/13/201415 The SimSearch Tab: Search for learning materials and create lessons for self-study (these will appear on Self-Study tab) 1.Enter the keyword you would like to search for. 2.Click on the search in field and choose the appropriate module where it might be loaded. Select search. 3.Once the items appear, highlight and click Make Lesson to create a lesson. Step 2 Step 1 Step 3
1/13/201416 The My SimNet Tab : To update your personal information, select the My SimNet Tab. Click on the edit button. You can move yourself to a different course section if you register in the wrong one
Need to access the Free Trial? 1/13/201417 Click I Have a Registration Code Follow prompts and click Next: Confirm school Identify if have previous SimNet account Agree to license agreement
Free trial registration 1/13/201418 Enroll in correct class by clicking on correct name. Selection will highlight in orange Click Next
Free trial registration 1/13/201419 Enter registration code that came in textbook OR Click checkbox Waiting for Financial Aid to activate 21 day free trial Click Next
Free trial registration 1/13/201420 Enter Personal Information Create Login Information Click Next and Finish NOTE: If using Free Trial, your instructor will not see your grades until you activate the account by entering or purchasing a registration code.
1/13/201421 SimNet Support Support Website http://www.mhhe.com/support Detailed Documentation Help Link: Upper-right hand corner of Student Portal after log in Toll Free Technical Support 1.800.331.5094 Sunday 6PM-11PM Central | Monday-Thursday 8AM-11PM Central | Friday 8AM- 6PM Central
1/13/201422 Questions? Thank you for your time and attention!