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Lesson 1 - What is a Computer
  1. What activities do you performor want to perform on a computer (email, online shopping, etc.)?
    1. GO ON FACEBOOK
  2. Write down all the computers that are necessaryfor you to complete your normal activities in a day?
    1. no i think there is a person who controlls it
  3. Is it a computer that controls the stoplights so you can drive to work?
    1. i think they scan them by a computer cause they are always down
  4. How did the cashier scan and calculate your grocery items?
    1. yes starbucks has one of those
  5. Does the coffee store you visit use a computer to order their inventory?
    1. yes when you purchase your items it is put in the computer
  6. How does the department store manage their merchandise?
    1. i dont no
Lesson 2 - What is an Operating System?


    1. What is an operating system? Is it software?
      1. yes it is a software
  1. You are viewing this lesson on a computer. Do you know what operating systemthe computer is using? If not, find out.
    1. yes its computer
  2. Visit the Microsoft, Apple, and Linuxwebsites and list the most current name of their operating system?
Lesson 3 - What are the basic parts of a desktop computer?

    1. Think about the desktop computersyou've seen at work, school, the library, a store, or a friend's house, do all the desktops look the same? Explain? Get pictures of different looking desktop computers
      1. i think desktop computers dont look the sane because thre all different types of desktop computers
  1. What pieces of hardware do they have in common?
    1. they all have momitors.
Lesson 4 - What are all the buttons, sockets, and slots used for?








Lesson 5 - What is inside a desktop computer?


1. Review the OUTSIDE parts of the computer identified in this lesson. Get a picture from the Internet with all parts identified or label them in Paint. Speakers, Monitor, System Unit, Printer, list three external devices, Drives, Mouse, Keyboard, Microphone, and WebCam, Make sure you know the function of each part.

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2. Review the INSI
DE parts of the computer identified in this lesson. Get a picture from the Internet with all the parts identified or label them in Paint. Case, CD/DVD ROM, CPU, Case Fan, Hard Drive, Memory, Modem, Power Supply, Sound Card, and Video Cardcomputer-inside.jpg
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Lesson 5 - What is inside a desktop computer?


1. Review the OUTSIDE parts of the computer identified in this lesson. Get a picture from the Internet with all parts identified or label them in Paint. Speakers, Monitor, System Unit, Printer, list three external devices, Drives, Mouse, Keyboard, Microphone, and WebCam, Make sure you know the function of each part.
2. Review the INSIDE parts of the computer identified in this lesson. Get a picture from the Internet with all the parts identified or label them in Paint. Case, CD/DVD ROM, CPU, Case Fan, Hard Drive, Memory, Modem, Power Supply, Sound Card, and Video Card.


Lesson 6 - How do I connect to the Internet?
  1. Research 2 or more Internet Service Providers and compare their service packages. Look up Verizon Verizon Plans and Check out NetZero, why are their prices different?
    1. verizonplan is $24.99 and netzero was $14.99 for me its slower cause i only go on the internet for facebook so their is no point for spending another $10 for high speed.
    2. Determine which provider and service package would be best for you, based on your needs, between Verizon and NetZero.
      1. netzone because it is cheaper and i really dont need high speed internet.
Lesson 7 - What are the basic parts of a laptop computer?


  1. Think about the laptop computers you've seen at work, school, the library, a store, or a friend's house. Did all the laptops look the same? Explain?
    1. no all laptop do not look the same beacause of the mouse.
  2. What did they have in common?
    1. they all have keyboards mouse and can be used for research.
Lesson 8 - What are all the buttons, sockets, and slots used for?


Same as a Desktop - Skip


Lesson 9 - What is inside a laptop computer?


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Same as a Desktop - Skip


Lesson 10 - How do I connect to the Internet?
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Same a Above - Skip


Lesson 11 - How do I set up a computer?


  1. Look at the computer you are using in the classroom.
    1. Do you have a USB or PS/2 mouse?
      1. yes
    2. Do you have a USB or PS/2 keyboard?
      1. yes
    3. Is your Internet hardwire and wireless?
      1. yes
Lesson 12 - How do I keep my computer healthy?
  1. Think about your computer, at home, does it need to be cleaned? Explain three ways you can clean your computer?
    1. dust it.
  2. Based on the type of monitor you have, do you follow the steps you learned to clean it correctly? Will you try to clean using proper techniques? With the computer screens in class, is it ok to touch the screens with your fingers?
    1. yes, i learned how to clean a computer all the different ways from my dad.
Lesson 13 - What are some troubleshooting techniques?
  1. Think about times when your computer has had any of the problems described in the lesson. How did you handle the problem?
    1. most the problems i have learned to fix on my own or from my dad.
  2. If there is a problem in class, what do you do?
    1. you tell the teacher.
Lesson 14 - What is a network?


  1. Find out what types of drives are on a computer (e.g, CD-ROM, DVD-ROM). Get a picture from the Internet and in "Paint" draw lines/circles and label the drives
  2. Software Notes
    1) Os microsoft$$

    2)apple$$

    3)Linux$

    Hardware storage

    Drives-Hard drive, CD/ DVD Drives

    ports-Usb, HDMI, Audio, SD slots

    Memory-Speed up computer