Parts of the Computer What is this? Monitor What does it do? Displays information that comes out of the computer.
Parts of the Computer What is this? Keyboard What does it do? Types letters, numbers, and symbols into the computer.
Parts of the Computer What is this? Mouse What does it do? Points and Clicks and enters information into the computer.
Typing Position How should you sit at your computer when typing? In the Spalding Position ○ Sitting Up Straight ○ Your Feet On The Floor Your Monitor At Eye Level Your Keyboard And Monitor In Front Of You Do Not Strain Your Arms, Neck Or Back
Typing Position, Cont… When typing, which home keys are your pointer fingers resting on? Which key does your thumbs rest on? Which key goes backwards? What else does it do? FJ SPACE BAR Back Space
Computer Programs Which Program would you use to type a letter, a book report, or a story? Word Which program would you use to paint or draw with? MS Paint Which program do we practice typing with? Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing
Computer Programs What are some specific functions that you can perform in PowerPoint that you might not be able to perform in Word or Excel? A slide show Designs Animations
Computer, cont… How would you save a copy of your work on the computer if you wanted to save it for a later date? When Closing the program you would Click on “Save” before exiting. You could go to the “Save” icon. You could go to the Office Button and Click it and Click “Save” or “Save As”.
Computer, cont… Which two keys could you use when capitalizing a letter on the keyboard? How would you insert clip art into a Word Document or a PowerPoint? You would go to the “Insert” Tab, then select “Clip Art” and then enter in the keyword into the “Search” box. Click on the desired picture or photo to insert it into your Word Document or PowerPoint.
Computer, cont… If you wanted to present information or show photos you had taken on a trip to Europe, which program could you use? Microsoft PowerPoint
Library Name a title of a book you have read that is a fantasy or fake story? (Fiction) Name the title of a true or real book you have read? (Non-Fiction)
Library What is this? Title Page What is on the Title page? Title of the Book Author’s Name Where is it found? In the front of the book.
Library What is this? Table of Contents What is it used for? It informs you of what subjects are in the book. Where is it located? In the front of the book.
Library What is this? Index What is it used for? Find the location of certain subjects in the book. Where is it located? In the back of the book.
Library What is this? Glossary What is it used for? It is like a mini dictionary for the highlighted words in the book that you might not know. Where is it located? In the back of the book.
Library What is an encyclopedia? A book or set of books containing articles on various topics, usually in alphabetical arrangement, covering all branches of knowledge. In which section of the library would you find an encyclopedia? The Reference Section
Library What kind of book is written about a person by that same person? Autobiography What kind of book is written about a person by another person? Biography
Library Should you read any book with dirty hands? True or False? FALSE! It is good to read books when you are eating and drinking? True or False? FALSE
Library You should find good books that you like to read? True or False TRUE! Reading is FUN! True of False TRUE!