Friday, December 23, 2011

January 3, 2012

1. Happy New Year Everyone! Welcome back to school. Today we are making a New Year's Resolution. Please make a list in Word of 10 things you are going to try and do either better or for the first time. Explain in one paragraph how you are going to try to be a better person in 2012 then in 2011.

2. You are going to create a Personal Business Letter to someone famous. Write them a detailed letter asking them something, or compliementing them on something they did. Use the school address for the return address, research on the computer to find their contact information. Proofread the letter carefully then print. See Mrs. Wilk for handout

3. Retype sample business letters

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

December 21, 2011

Hello Class,

1. Today we are doing an interest research project on the different holidays. Please see Mrs. Wilk for handout.
2. 12 days of Christmas activity

If you did not finish the Hanukkah handout on Monday, please complete that first.

Thursday, December 15, 2011

December 19, 2011

Hello Everyone

Here are your assignments for today:

30 A page 84 lines 1-3 3 times each

29B Retype letter on page 83 Use proper format. Print and staple to 30B

30B Retype personal business letter, use your name as the sender. Print

Retype Hanukkah Assignment: Put your name in a header, double space. Use page boarder, graphics and color. Save in your holiday folder.

When you are finished you can play games on Yahoo. Try the Christmas light game on

Monday, December 12, 2011

December 15, 2011

Hello All

Welcome to Word Processing !

Lesson 29 29A retype letter using proper format

29B retype letter using proper format

Wish List Activity go to mkshares folder then find wilk folder open and find wish list.

Friday, December 9, 2011

December 13, 2011

Hello Everyone,

Welcome to my class today.

Here are the assignments:

Warm up Page 80 Activity 4 Retype the addresses given

Activity 5 retype the State, City, flower and Nickname. Italicize the flower

pg 81 28A type 3 times

28B Construct a personal business Letter in Block format

28C complete learn and Apply sentences. Retype learn, the apply the rule to the apply sentences.

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

December 9, 2011

Hello Everyone!

Here is today's assignments:

1.Today we are constructing Holiday Cards for our troops over seas. Please follow directions and do not include any personal information.

Go to mkshares folder, find wilk folder, open and find directions for letter to our troops.

2. Complete handout on Pearl Harbor, Save and print., Add a boarder

3. When you are finished, you can play text twist, or typer shark.

Monday, December 5, 2011

December 7, 2011

Good day all,
Here are your assignments for today:
Do Now: page 76 Proofread & Correct lines 1-10

Activity 2 & 4 page 76

Enrichment Activity

page 78 Personal business letter

Thursday, December 1, 2011

December 5, 2011

Hello All,

Here are today's assignments:

Finish your handwritten memo requesting a gift.

Complete Zip code assignment

Retype famous phrases

Page 65 Unbound report assignments

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

December 1, 2011

Hello All,

Here is today's assignment.

  • Do Now: Open a December folder on your drive

  • Complete the handout "Trivia Fun" Type answers on a document, save and print

  • Handout Retype memo using proper format

  • Create a memo on handout to your parents. The subject is: a gift that you want. Explain to them why you want this gift and why you feel you deserve the gift. After you write the memo, type the memo, save and print. Hand in both copies of the memo(written and typed)

  • Activity 3-6 Check Zip Codes Proofreading activity

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

November 23, 2011

Hello Everyone!

Today you are going to complete an internet search on The Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Open Word, go to mkshare drive, open wordProcessing /Internet Based folder, then Holiday folder, then November folder, the Holiday folder,find Internet Scavenger Hunt 2

complete the search by following the directions.

Good Luck!

Thursday, November 17, 2011

November 28, 2011

Hello All

Welcome back from a long weekend.

Warm Up:

pg 60 24A 3x each


24B Create Memo and save and print as memo 5

page 61 creat the two memos and print and save as memo 6 & 7

Skill builder page 62 lines 1-15 type once, then again in a script font

November 21, 2011

Hello Everyone,

Happy Thanksgiving Week.
Email Activity: Create an email using gmail if you don't already have one. Then complete exercise 23A and email this message to me at
Then create the two emails into memos on page 59 and print. They will be graded.

Thanksgiving Activities: Log into Word, go to mkshare folder, open up WILK, click to open, WordProcessing Folder, find Thanksgiving Day Internet Search assignment.

Do a save as, and save to your November folder. Answer questions on your saved folder and print.

What are you grateful for? I am very grateful to be your WordProcessing Teacher

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

November 17, 2011

Hello Everyone!
Please complete the following:
Warm up page finish File Extension handout
Complete 23A 3x
Activities: Complete two memos pg 57 on separate documents and save as memo1 and memo 2.
Complete worksheet: A Brief History of the Internet, print and save

Monday, November 14, 2011

November 15, 2011

Hello Class,

Welcome back from your long weekend. Hope you are all well rested.

Circle club is having a Thanksgiving Food Drive. The class that brings in the most food will win a free breakfast from Dunkin Donuts! I think we can win if we all participate. Let's take the challenge and bring in can goods for the drive.

Here is today's activities:

Warm up Pg 56 22 A 3x each, (yes three times)

Number Expressions page 49 1-18

Type the learn sentence, the apply the rule to Apply sentence

Constructing a Memo: I will demonstrate how to prepare a memo.

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

November 9, 2011

Hello Everyone!

Please complete the following assignments:

Veteran's Day Remembrance Day

One Vote

Common Words

Friday, November 4, 2011

November 7, 2011

Hello Class

Today we are working on improving technique on individual letters.

Do Now: 16A 2x each pg 36

16B lines 1-16 2x each

16C Key each line twice. Focus on Space bar, Word response, double letters

16 D Typing from handwritten copy. (use indents and quotes, use script font)

16 E 2 minute timing

Activity: handout from teacher "Smoke Alarms"

Friday, October 28, 2011

November 3, 2011

Good Morning All,

Here is your assignment for today.

Open a new folder call it November

Do Now: page 33 14 E Retype paragraph from straight type and then from script.

page 33 type 14 F paragraphs 1x

Objective: to improve technique on individual letters.

Type page 34 15A 2x

15B each line 2x

Tab Key exercise pg 35 Each line 1x

Speed building drill pg 35

Smoke Alarm Activity (insert 2 pictures and save to your folder)

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

October 28, 2011

Good Day All,
Below you will find your activities for today.


learn to key numbers 10, 3, 6, 2,


Students will type from rough draft and script.

14A 2x each Conditioning practice

14B Review number

14D Review numbers

Halloween Activities

Monday, October 24, 2011

October 26, 2011

Students will review mastery of new keys learned and build straight copy speed and control and to enhance keying technique. Students will review reach technique for 8, 1, 9, 4,
1. 13A Students will complete conditioning practice pg 29 2 times each
2. 13B Students will learn and review the number 8 and 1 keys 2 times each
3. 13C Keyboard Reinforcement Each line 2x
4. 13D Learn and review numbers 9, 4, 0 each line 2x
5. All the right type drills

Thursday, October 20, 2011

October 24, 2011

Good Morning!

Please complete the following assignment:

Do Now: page 28 Acitivity 4 Key each question and answer.

Communication Skills Activities

pg 27 Activity 1 Follow directions in left column. Ley the learn sentences,(lines 1-8), the apply knowledge to lines 9-12.

Act. 27 Read directions in left column, key sentences 13-20, apply corrections to lines 21-24

Act. 28 Read directions in left column, key sentences 25-32 apply corrections to lines 33-36.

Complete Picture Activity

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

October 20, 2011

Do Now: pg 25 12A 2X each

Proofreading Handout ( retype handout using corrections from Proofreading Symbols

Activity: pg 25 12B 1-12 2X

pg 25 Script Copy Key the paragraph 2x , (slowly, then faster)

pg 26 Response patterns lines 1-12 3x each

Continue with All The Right Type :)

Friday, October 14, 2011

October 18, 2011

Objective: Students will become familiar with proofreading symbols

Students will build speed from straight copy

Do Now: page 22 10E

Teacher will demonstrate to class / students are to complete handout and keep in folder for future reference
students will complete proofreading symbol drills on handout

Edit copy 11D. Study the proofreaders' marks shown on the page. Key each sentence twice DS between groups. Make all editing changes.

Continue with ATRT lesson 12, 13

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

October 14

Objective of Lesson: To build speed from straight copy

Do now Warm up pg 23 textbook , 11A 1-3 2x each row

11B lines 1-12 (2 x)

Vocabulary quiz

  • Students will continue to work on ATRT

  • Fun Friday: skill building games using yahoo site, typer shark, typertwist

Tuesday, October 11, 2011

October 12, 2011

Hello Class,
Please complete the following assignments:
Objective: to Build straight-copy speed and accuracy and to enhance keying techniques.

Do Now: pg 22 textbook , 10E 2x each row
Create a flyer using the fall poem sheet given by me. Choose the poem that you like, retype it, center it, add a boarder and or a picture and print. Enjoy

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

September 8, 2011

Welcome to my Blog. Here you will find assigments for our class. I will ask you to check for daily assignments. I am looking forward in teaching you in my class. Have a wonderful day!