Working through the web
site is simple. There are 14 units
that can be started in any order. However, if you are new to word processing
then Lesson One is the place for you to begin.
There are 5 sections.
1: The Pre-test
This gives you a chance to see what you already
know about word processing. It can help you decide where to start.
2: The Videos
Each lesson will guide you through the steps of a
word processing skill.
- First, you
will watch a demonstration.
- Next, you will
have a chance to test what you have learned with a
- Then, you
will have some hands on practice. Mega
Byte the mouse will let you know when it is time for you
you will be prompted to download the lesson document onto your computer. You can click on the button within the
video or use the link at the bottom of the video file on
the page itself. Save the document to the designated place
on your hard drive. Be sure to ask your teacher first.
There are playback tools at the
bottom of each video file that will allow you to review a step if you wish.
You can also use them to skip ahead a frame. Please note that this
can affect the video's sound.
The games are designed to help you learn word
processing terms. You can use these as a break in between lessons. You will
find Hangman, Matching and a Crossword Puzzle
you may not have a chance to complete your lesson practice in the
same session as watching the video. All of the lesson documents
have been included on this page so you may return to the exercise
without having to watch the video again. When you are ready, click the lesson document
download button to download the file into your word processor or save the file
to a designated section of the hard drive. Ask your teacher about
When you have completed all of the activities, take the posttest.
This along with your printed activities will help you KNOW that
you have mastered the art of processing words.
Here to begin the Pre-test