ERIC Number: ED421636
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Business Systems and Technology 1.
Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Workforce Development.
This activity book is designed for use in implementing the competencies for the Business Systems and Technology 1 course in Florida. Part 1, Student Performance Standards, contains a variety of activities that correspond to some student performance standards. Part 2, Skill Development, focuses on skill-building strategies for teacher- or computer-directed keyboarding instruction. Each activity follows this format: title, time limit, description (step-by-step directions), variations, teacher tips, and the core performance standards taught. Part 3, Mini Activities, contains activities that can be completed in 5-10 minutes. Each activity uses a learning strategy that can be used with different objectives and content. Several content or topic examples are provided for each activity. Each activity follows this format: title, timeline, description, variations, teacher tips, and which core performance standards could be taught. Part 4, Teams, provides information on using learning teams, quick teaming strategies, and group roles. Each activity provides such information as title, time, description, objective and goal, and required materials. Part 5, Projects, discusses using projects in the core curriculum and lists project ideas. Each project follows this format: title, time line, description, variation, teacher tips, and the core performance standards taught. Activities in part 6 follow the same format. Part 7, Management Points, describes how students earn and lose points. Part 8, Assessment, provides examples of alternative assessments. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Business Education, Computer Assisted Instruction, Data Processing, Information Technology, Instructional Materials, Keyboarding (Data Entry), Learning Activities, Office Automation, Postsecondary Education, Skill Development, Standards, Student Evaluation, Teaching Guides, Word Processing
Florida Department of Education, Product Distribution, Room 6444, 325 West Gaines Street, Tallahassee, FL 32399 (order no. BE 155).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Florida State Dept. of Education, Tallahassee. Div. of Workforce Development.