Unit 1: Coding with Scratch

  • Control Structures
    • if-then-else statements
    • iteration
    • sentinel loops
  • Variables and values
  • Performing calculations
  • User input
    • keyboard input
    • mouse input
  • Collision detection

Unit 2: Exploring Documents

  • Using Microsoft Word
  • Selection, cut, copy and paste
  • Using the spellchecker
  • Images and WordArt
  • Amending content for a specific audience

Unit 3: Exploring Spreadsheets

  • Using Microsoft Excel
  • Entering data and formatting spreadsheets
  • Using formulae
  • Using the autosum function
  • Creating graphs (pie charts and bar charts)
  • Modeling data

Core Concepts

  • Using computers and technology responsibly
  • Using PC and network file systems
    • Saving and opening files
    • Creating and using directory structures
  • Typing and mouse control