2 Topics to Be Researched Evolution of the ComputerPioneers of the Modern ComputerImpact of Technology on the Workplace
3 Assignment Due Dates 1st Six Weeks Research your assigned topic, prepare a rough draft of your findings, cite your resources2nd Six WeeksCreate your PowerPoint storyboard from your research3rd Six WeeksComplete and submit your PowerPoint slide
4 Evolution of the Computer Beginning to 19591980-presentI will have the students’ names in a hat and will draw to assign each topic.
6 Impact of Technology on the Workplace ArchitectAutoworkersMilitaryReal estateDoctor/nursePilot/airline industryPoliceI will add as many careers as needed for students.
7 Grading Specifics 1st Six Weeks Research your assigned topic using at least one Internet source and one book source (Alabama Virtual Library)Rough draft to be between 1 and 2 pages (to be turned in)Resources cited in MLA style (Citation Machine)
8 Grading Specifics 2nd Six Weeks Design your PowerPoint slide using the Slide Planning Sheet (to be turned in)Requirements: Title, bulleted facts, picture/graphic, animation, background, notes for oral commentary (PowerPoint in the Classroom)
9 Grading Specifics 3rd Six Weeks Open a blank presentation slide and input your information from your Slide Planning Sheet (PowerPoint in the Classroom)Criteria: Visual/oral presentation, sources, attractiveness, requirements, mechanics, content, organization, and originality
10 In ConclusionYou will be instructed at the beginning of each six weeks as to what is required by the end of the six weeks.You will be taught/refreshed on the skills necessary to accomplish each portion of the assignment.You will be able to access this instructional presentation (as well as the finished class product) from my web page as a learning tool.