Class 2

Curriculum

Information Technology Class Outline

Course Goals:

Begin the process of becoming Technology Literate: “the ability of an individual, working independently and with others, to responsibly, appropriately and effectively use technology tools to access, manage, integrate, evaluate, create and communicate information.”

Class Format:

Practical lab activity

Required materials:

·         Softwares to be taught

Ms-Paint

ABC colouring

Typing Tutor

Objective:

Create condusuive learning in comfortable environment

Learning by doing:

Encourage students not to write too much rather to perform practically

 

Topics to be covered:

General Introduction to computer that will cover:

·         What is computer

·         What are parts of computer?

·         What is input and input device?

·         What is output and output device?

·         What is processing?

·         Difference between is hardware & software.

Basics:

Proper Turn on /Shut down Procedure

Mouse

·         Using the Mouse

·         What is a Mouse?

·         Proper Hand Position and Placement

·         Moving the Cursor

·         Single Clicking

·         Double Clicking

·         Right Clicking

·         Click and Drag

Ms-Paint

Paint is a programme that helps you create pictures and graphics. In this session will learn how to:

·         Draw freehand shapes

·         Draw in different colours

·         Work with basic shapes

·         Drawing straight lines by using line tool

·         Exploring types of colouring tools including Brush,Bucket and Spray

·         Saving work on desktop

ABC Colorings

 

ABC Color with Me can entertain students and help them learning how to use painting tools.Coloring will be performed with the help of the well-known Paint application provided by Windows by default.

   

Typing Tutor

 

It helpins you to improve the typing speed of the students. Typing Tutor is a great tool when you are learning typing because it can help you to improve your typing speed by means of lessons, advices and advanced tests.

 

Lessons increases their difficulty according you move forward to higher levels; besides, those are not typical boring lessons, but you can play games where you will have to type very well if you want to move forward to next lesson.