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February 10th-13th

posted Feb 9, 2017, 3:07 PM by Mike Costello   [ updated Feb 13, 2017, 1:56 PM ]
Learning Target(s):
Students will...
-Learn about why "Proper Keyboard Technique" is important
-Improve Keyboard Technique
-Summarize Essential Ingredients of Success

Please start to use "Touch Typing" meaning using HOME ROW and looking at the screen when typing. It's helpful to think what you are typing as you are doing it, or spelling the word out as you are typing in your head.

New Blog Post
-Why is Proper Keyboard Technique important? (2-3 Sentences)
    --Proper keyboard technique is important because...
-Why is Posture important when keyboarding? (2-3 Sentences)
    --Posture is important when keyboarding because...

-Find 2 images of proper keyboard technique and insert them 
in your blog

Start "Self-Assessment"
Rate each statement 0-10
    0=Totally False    10=Totally True

Add up scores on 3rd page
    -Use a calculator!!!
        -Google "Calculator"
        -Use your own

New Blog Post - "Self-Assessment"

Rank your areas from Highest (1) to Lowest (8)...

1. Believing in myself   76
2. Employing Interdependence  70

Read the "Choices of Successful Students" and identify the 
2 that you do in both areas AND what they mean

My highest score was in _______ which means that I ______
My second highest was _______ which means _______.

My two lowest scores were___________ and ___________, 
which means that ________________.


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Finish Lessons 1-4
Typing games if finished