• 21st Century Class 

    This class is required for all Grade 9 students.  It is an Upper Adams School Board requirement for graduation.  Students earn 1/2 credit upon passing this class.
    Topics that will be included for all Grade 9 students: 
    o   Computer Care and Handling – proper carrying cases, battery charging, Internet safety.

    o   Computer Setup – System Preferences and Settings, computer ports, file & folder management, keyboard shortcuts.

    o   Studywiz Dynamic Learnspace-file retrieval and submission, email, calendar, bulletins, gallery, e-locker/shared e-locker, game reviews, assessments.

    o   Apple Software Applications – (Photos, iMovie, GarageBand) audio, video, photos, podcasts.

    o   Apple Software Applications – (Pages, Numbers) flyers and word processing, charts and computations.

    o   Copyright, Fair Use, Creative Commons – how to properly cite and find reference materials.

    o   Social Networking – pros and cons, how to protect yourself online.

    o   Web 2.0 tools/Google Applications – Gmail, Drive, - email, backing up and retrieving files, online collaboration with Google docs, web page creation/