This module provides an introduction to the essentials of Microsoft Word, including opening and saving files, entering and formatting text, and using editing and review tools.
In this unit, students will learn about: the basics of Microsoft Word; including parts of the screen; views; entering text, special characters and symbols; font styles and effects; and formatting text.
1. Microsoft Word Tour
2. Working with Text
3. Formatting Text
Unit: Editing and Review Tools
In this unit, students will learn about: editing tools such as cut, copy and paste; review tools, including readability statistics and a thesaurus; and find and replace tools.
1. Cut, Copy, and Paste Tools
2. Review Tools
3. Find and Replace Tools
Project: Who's Who - Getting an Autograph
This project is part of a larger group of projects based around a single theme about well-known people. Prior to beginning any of the projects, students need to generate a list of well-known people from a specific profession. Read the "Who's Who Project Guide for information.
In this project, students research and then write a formal letter to one of the well-known paople asking for an autographed photo.
1. Getting an Autograph