Class 4


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:

·         Projector

·         Softwares to be taught



               Ms-power Point

·         Demonstration hardware

mouse , keyboard  e.t.c


Create condusuive learning comfortabl environment and will perform basic computer tasks in a Windows environment.

Learning by doing:

Encourage students not to write too much rather to perform practically

Topics to be covered:

Basics about computer terminology:

v  Definition

v  Input /output

v  Input device/Output device

v  Hardware/software



v  Memory Storage

·         Usb 

·         Data Cable

·         Ram

·         Rom

·         Secondary

·         Primary


·         Changing desktop

·         Applying screen saver

·         Leave message as screen saver

·         Change date, time & calendar settings

Quick over view of Microsoft word:

Briefly discuss all the tabs of menu bar in Ms-Word


·         Working with rows and columns

·         Using basic formulas

·         Use basic operations of mathematics(+,-,/,x)

Ms-Power Point

·         Inserting & formatting slides

·         Basic notes:Master and color schems in power point

·         Recommendations(style,color)

·         Designs for backdrops

·         Animations on slide show

·         Inserting clip art and vidoes

·         Organizing charts,tables,diagram in slide

·         Inserting text and format,edit it

·         Managing layout views

·         To adjust slide transition,animation timing,sequence etc

·         Inserting ,water mark,header and footer to slide



Typing Tutor


It helps 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.