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.

"What is a computer?" Video

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.

"What is Ergonomics?" Video

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.

Computer Basics Review Quiz

STEP 8

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

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