Participants following the 7-10 year age group, will be introduced to important aspects of understanding the computer, from basic
Introduction to a computer which will include; how to turn the machine on/off, its components and external devices and attachments.
Use of programs such as Microsoft word, where they will be introduced to building a document, editing and proper saving techniques. A variety of games which aid in learning the keyboard and how to efficiently use it will make the experience fun.
AUDACITY, which will introduce them to learning how to safely play and copy music, as well as edit and mix tracks; creating fun ringtones, and compiling their own CD, relieving the tension of a schooling environment.
In addition, they will be introduced to programs such as Irfanview which will teach them how to create and alter pictures; exercises to demonstrate how to create graphics such as flyers and signs. Being able to get creative, peering imagination with technology is a fun way of getting a hands on approach to learning.
Also featured, an introduction to online searching tools for academic and practical purposes and how to safely use the internet and avoid the everyday mistakes that of concern to many parents.
Keeping in mind that learning can be fun, there is an array of programs, sites and Apps which will use to have fun while teaching. Games and programs which will remove sense “school” but keep functions of learning.
- Microsoft Word
- Irfanview T