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119 resources with the keyterm word processing

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Writing with Technology-Publish a Story or Report

For Teachers 5th
Using a graphic organizer and a word processing program, pupils head to the computer lab to write a story. While this is just a simple instructional activity providing a step-by-step explanation designed to teach learners how to use a...
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Inserting Tables

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students practice creating tables using Microsoft Word. They insert tables into Microsoft Word pages to create calendars complete with images. Step by step instruction pages are provided for student use.
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Using Word Art

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students investigate the use of Word Art using a variety of contexts. The program is used to enhance word processing documents. They practice inserting word bubbles with different messages. The lesson contains some specific instructions...
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Developing Good Written Communication Skills and the Word Processing Student

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students are introduced to the skills needed to complete a word processing assignment. In groups, they identify the reasons why it is important to communicate in different situations and participate in role-playing exercises. They...
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Asia For Kids By Kids

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars research and write about Asian countries and culture, incorporate computer technology by importing maps and pictures from the Web, and produce a student written book on Asia.
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Word Processing With Pizazz

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students use a word processor and some of its tools to create an exciting and visual autobiography. They download a sample letter and then create one of their own.
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Teaching Writing on a Computer

For Teachers K - 2nd
Walk your young writers through the basics of typing and saving their work on a computer. Step-by-step instructions not only help you prepare classroom computers for this exercise but also provide specific instructions so that class...
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Inserting Text - Word Processing Lesson Plan

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Upper graders practice the skills of inserting text and images into a word document. After a demonstration, students are allowed to practice at their own computer station. At the end of the activity, examples of the documents produced...
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Petrochemical Technology

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders complete a computer file assignment - Petrochemical Technology. They use editing marks to proof and correct their work, save and print. They type a report, including illustrations, on the manufacturing of a petrochemical...
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Business Cards

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students follow step-by-step instructions to create a business card. They experiment with a variety of fonts and word processing features to create a business card and then design and produce an original business card.
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Passive Voice and Grammar Checkers

For Students 10th - 12th
This handout gives an overview of the passive and active voices as well as pointing out that the grammar checkers in word processing programs mark sentences written in the passive voice as incorrect. While this is not an interactive...
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Writing

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders complete a writing project and tutorial using word processing on a computer. They focus on voice, word choice, details, sentence variety, staying on topic, supporting details and connecting sentences. They edit, save and...
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Teaching Microsoft Word

For Teachers 5th
Everyone uses a word processing program at some point in their school career. This resource walks learners through the use of Microsoft Word. There is a step-by-step explanation that could be augmented in order to create a richer...
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Introducing Microsoft Word

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed
Pupils explore Microsoft Word. In this technology lesson, students discover the basic word processing commands. Pupils enter and change text within the word document.
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Make a Compare/Contrast Diagram

For Students 6th - 8th
In this make a compare/contrast diagram worksheet, students use the drawing tools in a word processor to create a diagram by following detailed instructions for each step.
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How do we write a report?

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students write a report on a word processing program. In this report lesson, students write about what qualities a hero possesses. They type it on a word processing program and proofread for spelling, grammar, punctuation and more.
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Computer Enhanced Instruction

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders complete several computer skill lessons. In this computer skills lesson, 8th graders complete word processing, keyboarding, electronic research, and a PowerPoint presentation.
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Menus

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Students explore different styles of writing. In this writing lesson, students look at menus to get an idea of how many different types of writing there are. Students create their own menus and add border and clip art.
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Greeting Card Poetry

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students write poetry using desktop publishing software. In this poetry instructional activity, students write a poem to create a greeting card through the use of a desktop publishing program.
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A Clip Art Story

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders write a story using clip art in place of various words. In this word processing lesson, 6th graders write a story inserting clip art pictures in place of words when appropriate. This lesson includes a sample.
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Virginia's Historical Figures

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders investigate figures who contributed to the state of Virginia. For this Virginia History lesson, 4th graders investigate the lives of prominent Virginians and compose essays regarding the lives and contributions the...
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A Holiday Newsletter In MS Word For Elementary School

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Learners produce a holiday newsletter using a software program. In this holiday newsletter lesson, students use a software template to write a newsletter. They fill in the template with appropriate information and pictures.
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Microsoft Word Exercise 1

For Teachers 5th - 6th
In this word processing instructional activity, students use Microsoft Word to make a copy of the text in the box, being careful of the spacing and indentations. Students save and print the document.
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Word Processing

For Students 6th - 8th
In this technology worksheet, middle schoolers find the definition to each of the words for operating a word processing program by matching them with each definition that is listed.