8th Grade Computer/Keyboarding Rotation - Class Information
This is a 9-week course which is designed to introduce students to the basic applications of today's desktop computer. A variety of basic computer skills are introduced. Please go to the assignment page for information on specific programs, skills, and projects. The course is also designed to help students perfect their touch keyboarding skills.
Each assignment is worth 100 points including keyboarding. Scoring for the assignments will be as follows:
90-100 (A), 80-89 (B), 70-79 (C), 60-69 (D), and below 60 (F).
Keyboarding will be practiced daily with typing tests given regularly. To receive an "A" for the keyboarding portion of the class, a student needs to type at least 30 wpm with 90% or better accuracy.
More information on grades is provided on the assignment page. Go there.