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Comp Tech - Spreadsheet Activities

Time Frame:
3 class periods that run 90 minutes each.


Students will learn to create budgets using excel.

Main Curriculum Tie:
Computer Technology IStandard 4
(Electronic Communication and Collaboration) Students will use multiple processes of communication. They will understand what appropriate means of communication is most beneficial for a given task's purpose and audience (NETS-S 4: a, b, d & 2: a) (RST 9-12.2, 9 & 10; WHST 9-12.6, 8 & 9).

Newspaper ads that would be around thanksgiving time.


Instructional Procedures:
The teacher needs to bring newspaper ads that would be around Thanksgiving time. Students will be learning about how to create a budget. Give them the worksheet and have the students come up with how many items they will need for their Thanksgiving party and how much they think the items are worth. When they have completed 1-3 then give them the newspaper ads. This is a fun activity and the students seem to like it. Beverages worksheet is fun way to teach students about inventory. Underwater Diving Company teach's students how to sort and copy and paste information onto other worksheets.

Business Ed Lesson Plan Team

Created Date :
Jan 17 2011 11:51 AM

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