Learn BASIC computing skills
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Earn a FREE COMPUTER after
completion of 10 different classes
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Intro Classes are Wednesdays at 10:00 am, Thursdays at 10:00 am, 1:30 pm, 3:30 pm, & 7:00 pm
Youth Computer Lab is Thursdays at 6:00 pm (Grades 6-12)
Open Office Classes are Saturdays at 1:30 pm
Teaches “Introduction to Windows”
This is a class for those who know little or nothing about computers.
New students may start this class any Wednesday or Thursday. They simply continue until they have completed all the lessons.
There is a total of 12 different lessons, students must complete at least 10.
When a student completes at least 10 different lessons the student will receive a computer. After the student completes all 12 classes, he or she will receive a free refurbished desktop computer.
New students register when they attend their first lesson.
The same lesson is taught at each 10:00, 1:30, and 7:00.
When you arrive for a lesson, sign the sign-in sheet. If you fail to sign-in, your attendance may not be recorded.
At the end of each lesson, you will be given the notes for that lesson. Keep them so that you can refer to them when you receive your computer. Notes are available in English, Spanish, Arabic, & French.
“Introduction to Windows” includes:
Recognition of major pieces of hardware
Describing startup procedures
6 Uses of the Mouse
Use of the Title Bar
Use of the Menu Bar and Viewing Options
How to change the Date and Time
Configuring the Mouse
Using the Taskbar
Opening and Cycling between programs
Using My Computer
Using Windows Explorer
Using the View Menu
Creating Files and Folders
Using the Recycling Bin
Using the Send To Menu
Introduction to Word Processing
Introduction to Microsoft Paint Program
Creating Short Cut Keys
Adding and Removing Programs from the Taskbar
Changing Screen Savers
Changing Color Scheme
Changing System Sounds
Using Device Manager and System Tools
Introduction to the Internet