**Computer Basics Instructions**

**STEP 1**

**Download this Word file and save in your student folder as "Computer Basics."**

** Fill out this this file using the resources linked below.**

**"Computer Basics" Word Document**

**STEP 2**

**Watch the "What is a computer?" video to begin gathering definitions and/or explanations for the terms in your "Computer Basics" document.**

**You may also find the information at the link to the right.**

**http://www.gcflearnfree.org/computerbasics/7/print **

**STEP 3**

**Watch the "Basic Parts of the Desktop Computer" video to begin gathering definitions and/or explanations for the terms in your "Computer Basics" document.**

**You may also find the information at the link to the right.**

**"Basic Parts of a Desktop Computer" Video**

**http://www.gcflearnfree.org/computers/computerbasics/5**

**STEP 4**

**Watch the "Inside a Desktop Computer" video to begin gathering definitions and/or explanations for the terms in your "Computer Basics" document.**

**You may also find the information at the link to the right.**

**"Inside a Desktop Computer" Video**

**http://www.gcflearnfree.org/computers/computerbasics/7**

**STEP 5**

**Watch the "What is Ergonomics?" video to begin gathering definitions and/or explanations for the terms in your "Computer Basics" document.**

**You may also find the information at the link to the right.**

**http://ergonomics.about.com/od/ergonomicbasics/a/ergo101.htm**

**STEP 6**

**Watch the "Carpal Tunnel Syndrome" video to begin gathering definitions and/or explanations for the terms in your "Computer Basics" document.**

**You may also find the information at the link to the right.**

**"Carpal Tunnel Syndrome" Video**

**http://www.ehow.com/video_7204633_carpal-tunnel-syndrome_.html**

**STEP 7**

**Take the "Computer Basics Review Quiz" on the right.**

**STEP 8**

** Turn in your "Computer Basics" word document to Edmodo.**