Word Notes

Introduction to Word 2010 6

Install Ribbon Hero (download here)

Install Google Drive

Add to your Google Drive

Chapter 1 Microsoft Office Basics

**For some of the assignments in the text, you will need student data files, you can find them here: A Guide To Microsoft Office 2010 Data Files

Custom Guide pdf-Microsoft Office 2010

  • Pages 1-3 – Practice 1
  • Pages 4-7 – Practice 2
  • Pages 8-10 – Practice 3
  • Pages 12-13 -Citation note: use this webpage, not the one in the book:  http://www.iteachtech.com/concepts/surfing/
  • Pages 23-25 – Practice Help
  • Page 31- Project 1 Computer Environment (Do Not Print)
  • Page 31 – Project 2 Passwords (Do Not Print)

my_sentence Directions: Read this Grammar Gang blog entry, watch this 2 minute video, write your sentence.

Be sure to look at the Creative Commons page. Also, take a screen snap and save it, then put the picture on your Weebly page. Click here if you can’t remember how to do that: http://www.screencast.com/t/SKBEgyXT3rI

Terms to know

Why is our school paper called the Line O Type ? And why is it misspelled?

Why did Microsoft change the default font from a serif font (Times New Roman) to a sans serif font (Calibri) with Word 2007?

Make your own font here.

Print vs. Web fonts what is the difference?

Pages 35-38 Practice Request

For Orientation, you will need a file.  Click here to add the Concepts folder to your Drive.
Pages 41-43 Practice Orientation Part 1
Pages 44-47 Practice Orientation Part 2
Pages 50-52 Practice Orientation Part 3
Pages 55-56 Practice Benefit (skip part 2 and 3)

Fun with Fonts

Psychology of a Font – where to use different fonts (good infographics)

Character Formats

  • Fonts (serif vs. sans serif vs. decorative)
  • Size (points, 72=about 1 inch)
  • Style (bold, italic, underline, strikethrough, superscript, subscript)

Introducing the Word Processor Lesson 1 2003 (use this to complete Word Screen-cc)

Things you need to know Lesson 2 (use this to complete –Word-Lesson 2 Questions)

Word Cheat Sheet (pdf download)

  • Parts of Word Screen
  • New document
  • Show/Hide Formatting Marks
  • Save
  • Save As
  • Open
  • Print (Landscape vs. Portrait)
  • Print Layout (view)
  • Normal (view)
  • Spell Check
  • Thesaurus/ Synonyms
  • Help
  • Cut/Copy/Paste (Clipboard)
  • Find/Replace

Formatting Documents – Selecting blocks of text (single click, double click, triple click)

Character Formats

  • Fonts (serif vs. sans serif vs. decorative)
  • Size (points, 72=about 1 inch)
  • Style (bold, italic, underline, strikethrough, superscript, subscript)

Paragraph Formats

  • Alignment (left, right, centered, justified)
  • Line spacing (single space, double space)
  • Tabs (left, right, center, decimal, leaders)
  • Indents (hanging indent)
  • Bullets/Number

Lesson 3-Basic Features

Lesson 4-More Basic Features

Lesson 5 -Working with Paragraphs

Lesson 6-Tabs, bullets, numbering, undo, redo

Document/Page Formats

  • Margins
  • Headers & Footers (page numbers, file name, etc.)
  • Page breaks

Clip Art/Pictures

Word Art

Word Count



Word Notes 2.0/Quiz click here-> word_quiz2.1 (save but don’t print)

Do Lesson 7

Word Tutorials: http://office.microsoft.com/training/Training.aspx?AssetID=RC100140951033&CTT=6&Origin=RC100140951033

Word Tutorials 2: http://www.baycongroup.com/word.htm

Print vs. Web by Robin Williams


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