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Communication Through Technology
9, 10, 11, 12
Required: ½ credit
While continuing to improve accuracy and efficient use of the keyboard, the focus of this class is to improve Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint, and Excel skills. Use Microsoft Word to create and add graphics and tables. Edit existing tables, sort tabled data, split, and merge cells, as well as convert tabled data into text and apply borders and shading. Learn how to insert dates, symbols, clip art, pictures, and WordArt objects. Learn the essentials of Microsoft Excel and spreadsheets to create and save workbooks, format text and numbers, select ranges and use cut, copy and paste. Learn how to use formulas, and explore printing options for worksheets and workbooks. Discover how to create and edit presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint. Apply slide designs and transitions. Create custom animation. Insert audio and create links to other documents.