Agenda
Quarter 3
  • Wednesday, February 26, 2020

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

    February

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. One Note Example

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-24 to 2-27. Make a new page and label it  2/26/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Three Favorite Movies 2/26/20

    Directions:

    Answer the questions in your One Note tell me your three favorite movies you have seen and what makes them your favorite. Use complete sentences.

    This is 3 of 4 Tuesday, February 26, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW. (If you have made up work please e-mail because the program does not tell me if you have made up work)

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

     

  •  Tuesday, February 25, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    February

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. One Note Example

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-24 to 2-27. Make a new page and label it Three Strangest Shows 2/25/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Three Strangest Shows 2/25/20

    Directions:

    Answer the questions in your One Note tell me the three stranges shows you have seen and what was so strange about them. Use complete sentences.

    This is 2 of 4 Tuesday, February 25, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW. (If you have made up work please e-mail because the program does not tell me if you have made up work)

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

  •  Monday, February 24, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    February

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. One Note Example

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-24 to 2-27. Make a new page and label it Binge Watching 2/24/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Binge Watching 2/24/20

    Directions:

    Answer the questions in your One Note tell me three shows you like to binge watch and why. Use complete sentences. Some of you will share what you wrote.

    This is 1 of 4 Monday, February 24, 2020

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW. (If you have made up work please e-mail because the program does not tell me if you have made up work)

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

  •  Thursday, February 20, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    February

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. Bell Work One Note

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-18 to 2-21. Make a new page and label it National Pet Lover Day 2/20/20. All 3 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Pet Lover Day 2/20/20 (Please share with me)

    Directions:

    Answer the questions in your One Note

    1. On February 20th, pet lovers everywhere observe National Love Your Pet Day.  This holiday focuses on giving _______________ to our pets.  The day encourages pampering our pets and focusing on the special relationship pets hold in our lives.

    2. Did you know that most households in the United States have at least one pet?  While there are more ___________________ in the United States, more households have ______________, but not by much. 

    3. Pets are not limited to the _____________categories.  There are quite a few who prefer the companionship of _____________________________.  Whoever your pet companion is, we are sure you will enjoy spending a little extra time with them on National Love Your Pet Day and reap the benefits, as well such as stress relief and lower blood pressure.  

    This is 3 of 3 Thursday, February 20, 2020 (Please share with me)

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW. (If you have made up work please e-mail because the program does not tell me if you have made up work)

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

  •  Wednesday, February 18, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    February

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. sample bell work

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-18 to 2-21. Make a new page and label it Pancake Week Scavenger hunt 2/19/20. All 3 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Pancake Week Scavenger Hunt 2/19/20

    Directions:

    Click on the Pancake Week Scavenger Hunt Pancake Week Scavenger Hunt

    This is 2 of 3 Wednesday, February 19, 2020

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW. (If you have made up work please e-mail be because the program does not tell me if you have made up work)

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

  •    Tuesday, February 18, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    February

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. sample bell work

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-18 to 2-21. Make a new page and label it Ground Hog Day Scavenger hunt 2/18/20. All 3 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Ground Hog Day Scavenger Hunt 2/18/20

    Directions:

    Click on the Ground Hog Day Scavenger Hunt scavenger hunt

    This is 1 of 4 day, Tuesday, February 18, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

  •  

      Thursday, February 13, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Hearts

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. sample bell work

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-10 to 2-7-14. Make a new page and label it Top 5 Fads Thursday 2/13/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Top 5 Fads Thursday 2/13/20

    Directions:

    List the top 5 fads of 2019/2020

    This is 4 of 4 Thursday, February 13, 2020 (Please share with me)

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

  •   Wednesday, February 12, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Hearts

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. sample bell work

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-10 to 2-7-14. Make a new page and label it Designer Dogs 2/12/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Designer Dogs Wednesday, 2/12/20

    Directions:

    List 5 Designer Dogs and where they originated from. What is a Designer Dog? My dog Buddy.

    This is 3 of 4 Wednesday, February 12, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

  •  Tuesday, February 11, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Hearts

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. sample bell work

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-10 to 2-7-14. Make a new page and label it What makes me happy 2/11/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  What makes me happy 2/11/20

    Directions:

    Tell me 3 things that make you happy and the story as to why they make you happy.

    This is 2 of 4 Tuesday, February 11, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

  •  Monday, February 10, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Hearts

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. sample bell work

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-10 to 2-7-14. Make a new page and label it National Cream Cheese Brownie Day 2/10/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Cream Cheese Browie Day 2/10/20

    Directions:

    Answer the National Cream Cheese Brownie Day questions below.

    On February 10, National Cream Cheese Brownie Day shines a spotlight on an irresistible dessert bar. Combining chocolate and cream cheese has long been a favorite in the bakery. When it’s added to a brownie recipe the results are spectacular. 

    1. The brownie has been around since the _______but was first documented in _____________________________.  

    2. There are hundreds of cream cheese brownie recipes. However, we also enjoy them ______________________. Add a _____________________, berries or a sprinkle of nuts and fruit and they become a decadent dessert in their own right. 

      Adding _________ to the batter once it’s poured into the pan and ________________________ gives the finished product an elegant look. 

    This is 1 of 4 Monday, February 10, 2020

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

  •  Thursday, February 6, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Hearts

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

     

    BELLWORK: 

    This is how you should set up the Bell Work. If you do not have it like this I will no longer grade your bellwork because it is taking me twice as long to figure it out. sample bell work

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-3 to 2-7. Make a new page and label it Valentines Thursday 2/6/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Valentines Thursday 2/6/20

    Directions:

    Answer the Valentines Day questions below.

    1. Where does Valentines originate from?

    2. What does Valentines mean to you?

    3. Do you celebrate Valentines day?

    This is 4 of 4 Thursday, February 6, 2020 (Please share with me)

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

       

     

     

  •  Wednesday, February 5, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Hearts

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-3 to 2-7. Make a new page and label it World Nutella day Wednesday 2/5/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  World Nutella Day Wednesday 2/5/20

    World Nutella Day celebrates what happens when hazelnuts and chocolate collide. For example, millions of people celebrating all on February 5th each year! It is often said that necessity is the mother of invention.

    Directions:

    Answer the World Nutella Day questions below.

    1. Adding __________when cocoa is hard to come by may have been an Italian trick during hard times. In the 1800s, in the northern Italian city of ___________, they made a paste of chocolate and hazelnuts at a time when the nuts were abundant, but the cocoa was not.

    2. At the end of World War II, cocoa was once again difficult to come by. Pastry Maker, ______________, made loaves of this sweet paste and called it ___________. Soon after, the Ferrero Company was founded on May 14, 1946.

    3. It wasn’t until 1951 that Ferrero made the paste into a _______________. We wouldn’t even recognize the spread by name until _______ when Ferrero’s son Michele gave the jar of creamy hazelnut and cocoa the name Nutella.

    This is 3 of 4 Wednesday, February 5, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

       

     

     

  •  Tuesday, February 4, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-3 to 2-7. Make a new page and label it National Homemade Soup day Tuesday 2/4/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Homemade Soup Day Tuesday 2/4/20

    February 4th heats up with National Homemade Soup Day. In every cuisine, soup provides a rich basis of flavor and history. Many soups also offer medicinal properties. What was once considered a wives’ tale, chicken soup now has the backing of the scientific community. 

    Directions:

    Answer the National Homemade Soup Day questions below.

    1. Yes, __________soup helps relieve the symptoms of the common cold.

    2. How? Well, scientists believe that a bowl of the soup may reduce inflammation of the lungs. It is thought that _________soup slows down the activity of ____________ that can cause inflammation.

    3. But that’s not all homemade soup does. Every cook knows the most important ________ that goes into every pot of simmering soup. As they work, they season the soup from _________ giving it just the right amount of love each and every time. 

    This is 2 of 4 Tuesday, February 4, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it. You must finish Moodle before moving on to CIW.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

       

     

     

  •  Monday, February 3, 2020

    Digital Information Technolog

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK: 

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 2-3 to 2-7. Make a new page and label it National Carrot Cake day Monday 2/3/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Carrot Cake Day Monday 2/3/20

    National Carrot Cake Day on February 3rd, America celebrates one of its favorite flavors of cake. In the carrot cake, we get to eat our cake and veggies, too!

    Directions:

    Answer the National Carrot Cake Day questions below.

    1. Carrot cake closely resembles a __________ from its preparation to its final consistency.

    2. Quick breads mix the ___________ ingredients separately before combining, and the final product is ________ than a traditional cake. 

    3. ____________separates the layers and often complements the _____ of the cake. _____________ go well with the natural sweetness of carrots. Many bakers add nuts or raisins to their recipes as well. 

    This is 1 of 4 Monday, February 3, 2020

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

       

     

     

  •  Friday, February 3, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    NOTE: Mrs. Mclain will be here on today for testing. If you took the test but did not pass it you will need to wait 21 calendar days before you can take it again. I will need to start keeping track of the testing dates so we know when you can take it again.

    BELLWORK: (Please share with me)

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-27 to 1-31. Make a new page and label it National Croissant Day Thursday 1/30/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Croissant Day Thursday 1/30/20

    In the United States, National Croissant Day recognizes a flaky pastry enjoyed at every meal.  Croissants are a buttery, crescent-shaped rolls that are crispy on the outside and soft on the inside.  

    Directions:

    Answer the National Croissant Day questions below.

    1. The key to a perfect croissant is ________ the dough. Laminating the dough is a process by which ________ is folded into the mixture creating multiple thin layers of butter and dough. The result is a mouth-watering flaky crust and airy body.

    2. Credit for the croissant we know today is given to an Austrian military officer, ______________. In _______ he opened a Viennese bakery in Paris introducing France to Viennese baking techniques.

    3. The earliest we’ve found the observance of the Croissant being celebrated is in ______.

    This is 4 of 4 Thursday, January 30, 2020 (Please share with me)

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop later.

     

     

  •  Wednesday, January 29, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    NOTE: I think Mrs. Mclain will be here on Thursday for testing. If you took the test but did not pass it you will need to wait 21 calendar days before you can take it again. I will need to start keeping track of the testing dates so we know when you can take it again.

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-27 to 1-31. Make a new page and label it National Corn Chip Day Wednesday 1/29/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Corn Chip Day Wednesday 1/29/20

    Directions:

    Answer the National Corn Chip Day questions below.

    1.  

      1. The corn chip or friotes are not to be confused with the __________. Both are made from cornmeal which is baked or fried in oil.

      2. There are two men credited with patenting and marketing the corn chip in the United States.

        1. First, ___________ often ate a tostada (a hard corn tortilla with toppings) while traveling in San Antonio, Texas as a salesman. He struck on the idea of making them in rectangles and marketing them as a chip. In 1932 he patented his concept.

        2. Around the same time, _________ was also traveling in San Antonio and was enjoying friotes. According to the story, he paid $100 for the recipe. Experimenting in his home until he created the ideal chip, Doolin then started selling them from the back of his Model T Ford. When he began mass-producing them under the name of Frito Corn Chips, they were a hit.

      3. In 1945, Doolin came to an agreement with ___________ (of potato chip fame) to distribute Doolin’s Fritos across the country. The two companies merged in _____ after Doolin’s death.

    This is 3 of 4 Wednesday, January 29, 2020

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop later.

     

     

  •   Tuesday, January 28, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    NOTE: Mrs. Mclain will be here on Thursday for testing. If you took the test but did not pass it you will need to wait 21 calendar days before you can take it again. I will need to start keeping track of the testing dates so we know when you can take it again.

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-27 to 1-31. Make a new page and label it What if Tuesday 1/28/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  What if Tuesday 1/28/20

    Directions:

    Answer the what if questions below.

    1. What's your Superhero name and what powers do you have? (Answer is paragraph format 3-5 sentences)

    2. What character makes you laugh the most and why? (Answer is paragraph format 3-5 sentences)

    3. If you could give $100 to a charity, which would you choose and why? (Answer is paragraph format 3-5 sentences)

    This is 2 of 4 Tuesday, January 28, 2020

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop.

     

     

  •  Monday, January 27, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-27 to 1-31. Make a new page and label it What if Monday 1/27/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  What if Monday 1/27/20

    Directions:

    Answer the the what if questions below.

    1. What would it be like if you were able to fly to the moon? Give your answer in a paragraph.

    2. What could happen if you could swim like a dolphin? Give your answer in a pargraph.

    3. What kind of movie would you make if you have the opportunity to make one? Give your answer in a paragraph.

    This is 1 of 4 Monday, January 27, 2020

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop.

     

     

  • Thursday, January 23, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-21 to 1-26. Make a new page and label it Cool Gadgets Thursday 1/23/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Cool Gadgets Thursday 1/23/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these cool gadgets for 2020

    1. _________ has combined its rugged waterproof Go case with a 10,000mAh rechargeable battery. The brand designed the setup for easy wireless charging of your cellphone. You can also use it to charge up other devices through a USB charge port while on the go.

    2. Take your swim workouts to new heights of analysis and high-tech entertainment. The ________________________ is a wearable computer that integrates with your swim goggles to provide a heads-up display.

    3. ________ is a wearable 3D dive position tracker. It has a host of internal measurement sensors — accelerometers, gyroscopes, magnetometers, pressure, temperature, and water electrical conductivity — that, along with a GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) module, provide a ton of information about your dives.

    This is 2 of 2 Thursday, January 23, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop.

     

     

  • Tuesday, January 21, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-21 to 1-26. Make a new page and label it Cool Gadgets Tuesday 1/21/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Cool Gadgets Tuesday 1/21/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these cool gadgets for 2020

    1. Introducing the patented, award-winning acupressure device that eradicates heachaches and migraines FAST!!  _________ is the Award Winning Natural Headache, Migraine and Tension Relief

    2. This amazing gadget is a sleep-saver! If you have trouble falling asleep, or you know a friend or relative struggling with insomnia, then you must get ________. This unique gadget is an all-in-one sleeping solution, which combines the latest research in cognitive behavioral therapy, yoga, and mindfulness with cutting-edge technology to retrain your brain to sleep naturally.

    3. ___________ – Dr. Oz Called This One of The Best Health Finds of 2019, Neck Pain Relief In 10 Minutes Or Less! The ____________uses your own body weight and the pull from its stretch bands to create “cervical traction – a fancy way of saying a gradual stretching of your neck – to relax tense, tired neck muscles. Just hang it on any door or railing, lay down, and voila! You’ll feel a change in just 10 minutes, guaranteed!

    This is 1 of 3 Tuesday, January 21, 2020

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop.

     

  •  

     Thursday, January 16, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-13 to 1-17. Make a new page and label it Cool Gadgets Thursday 1/16/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Cool Gadgets Thursday 1/16/20 (Please share with me)

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these cool gadgets for 2020

    1. It’s incredibly frustrating when computers slow down or stop working for seemingly no reason at all.  There’s a new device that has recently hit the market and it’s literally giving old, slow computers lightning fast speed again and it is called _____________.

    2. Problem: Always thinking of where to keep your valuables when on beach or travelling? , ________ is a slim, portable safe that goes wherever you go!

    3. Problem: Still using the old dirty cloth to clean your gadgets? That’s why _______ makes the smartest, most logical cleaning solution for ALL device screens!

    This is 4 of 4 Thursday, January 16, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop.

  •  Wednesday, January 15, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-13 to 1-17. Make a new page and label it Cool Gadgets Wednesday 1/15/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Cool Gadgets Wednesday 1/15/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these cool gadgets for 2020

    1.  Noise is everywhere nowadays. Cafes, restaurants, sporting events, on the road, even in your own home! It’s so bad in some places that people can’t even get a good night’s sleep!

      Thankfully, help has arrived! ________ are the revolutionary new noise cancelling ear buds that will completely block out those annoying sounds that can overwhelm your senses!

    2. Problem: Over 424,000 drivers are injured yearly in car crashes because of distracted driving – the kind of distraction that comes from looking back and forth between a screen and the road. Now there’s a safer way to get where you’re going. Simply place your phone on ___________________________________________solution that takes the same tech fighter pilots use to stay focused and brings it to your car’s dashboard!

    3. _____________ is an award winning, one-of-a-kind, indoor/outdoor _____________ that looks like a tiki torch, but cooler! It’s made from the highest quality materials, packs an impressive sound and is a great conversation piece that’s sure to have your friends say “Wow! Where did you get that?!”

    This is 3 of 4 Tuesday, January 15, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop.

  •  Tuesday, January 14, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-13 to 1-17. Make a new page and label it Cool Gadgets Tuesday 1/14/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Cool Gadgets Tuesday 1/14/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these cool gadgets for 2020

    1. _______ is pocket-sized device plugs right into your car’s dashboard and instantly diagnoses your car’s issues onto your phone screen in plain English. This way, you know at all times what problems your car may or may not have, without the help of your "trusted" shady mechanic. This device has upended the entire auto mechanic industry, as it's taking millions out of their pockets, and keeping it in yours!

    2. _______ is the world’s smartest medical scale. Simply step on it with your bare feet and it activates FitTrack’s patented dual BIA technology, which monitors 17 key health insights – allowing you to measure, track, and trend your health data in real time.

    3. ___________ is the handy device that lets you leave your portable keyboard or heavy notebook computer at home. Simply use __________and type directly into your phone or iPad. Amaze your friends in mouse mode by simply moving your fingers on any flat surface to use mouse actions, manipulate images, or even draw. And of course, type quickly and efficiently.

    This is 2 of 4 Tuesday, January 14, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop.

  •  Monday, January 13, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-13 to 1-17. Make a new page and label it Trivia about America Monday 1/13/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Trivia about America Monday 1/13/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these trivia questions:

    1. _____________________ in the United States has been employed by McDonald’s at some point in their lives.

    2. _______ has more money than the U.S. Treasury.

    3. ___________, cows outnumber humans 3 to 1.

    4. A single American consumes the same amount of resources as _____________.

    5. _______________are are treated like celebrities, but they are actually just students taking part in an extracurricular activity.

    This is 1 of 4 Monday, January 13, 2020 

    New Assignment:

    1. We will work in Moodle if you have not finished the entire thing. There will be an important test at the end of the year which is CSMA and is 20% of your grade. You must know what is going on with all of the sections. I will give a study guide when I get it so you have an idea what will be on it.

    2. We will work on CIW U Certify and there are a ton of things you can get certified in. You must do Word then Excel first then you can choose any of the other test you want to get certified in.

    3. We will also work in Web Design and basic Photoshop.

  •  Thursday, January 9, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-6 to 1-10. Male a new page and label it Trivia Day Thursday 1/10/20. All 3 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Trivia Day Thursday 1/10/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these trivia questions:

    1. When Michael Jordan played for the Chicago Bulls, how many NBA Championships did he win?

    2. Which Williams sister has won more Grand Slam titles?

    3. Which racer holds the record for the most Grand Prix wins?

    4. Which Jamaican runner is an 11-time world champion and holds the record in the 100 and 200-meter race?

    5. Which boxer was known as “The Greatest” and “The People’s Champion”?

    This is 3 of 3  Friday, January 10, 2020 (Please share with me)

  •  Wednesday, January 8, 2020

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 10. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Technology Day Wednesday 1/8/20

    Directions:

    It is technology day so find the answers to the following questions:

    1. The English word for red panda is _______which is where the browser gets its name from – this means the ______ logo is actually a red panda, not a fox!

    2. In 1994, the company who had a patent on GIFs tried to charge a fee for using GIFS. The _____was invented as an alternative, and the company backed down.

    3. The very first ______ logo featured Sir Isaac Newton sitting underneath a tree, with an apple about to hit his head.

    4. _________ rents out goats from a company called California Grazing to help cut down the amount of weeds and brush at___________!

    5. The founder of __________, __________, was a college drop out.

    This is 2 of 4  Wednesday, January 8, 2020

     

     

     

  •  Monday, December 16, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    tree

    Happy Holiday

     

    NOTE: I will be closing all grades out on the 19th because I will not be here on the 20th. I must have all work done tomorrow so I can make sure all test grades are taken care of.

    NOTE: Let me know if you have completed all three of the test in CIW testing so I can set up a date for you to test and earn your certification. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: 8th Graders if you want your baby pictures in the yearbook just download baldfour image share for either Iphone or Android. I you need your picture scanned just bring it to the front office in an envelope with your name and phone number.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: No bell work - just share with me.

    We will work in CIW UCertify. Make sure you take the tests. If you need to take both the training and the test like Excell or PowerPoint do so.

    If you are behind work in Moodle to get caught up. Check the Grade Book to make sure you don't have any zeros.

    1. I have put in all the grades I could before we started have problems. Send me an e-mail and let me know if you have finished anything work that you turned in late.

     

     

     

  •  Friday, December 13, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    joy noel

    Happy Holiday

     

    NOTE: I will be closing all grades out on the 19th because I will not be here on the 20th. I must have all work done tomorrow so I can make sure all test grades are taken care of.

    NOTE: Let me know if you have completed all three of the test in CIW testing so I can set up a date for you to test and earn your certification. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: 8th Graders if you want your baby pictures in the yearbook just download baldfour image share for either Iphone or Android. I you need your picture scanned just bring it to the front office in an envelope with your name and phone number.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: No bell work - just share with me.

    We will work in CIW UCertify. Make sure you take the tests. If you need to take both the training and the test like Excell or PowerPoint do so.

    If you are behind work in Moodle to get caught up. Check the Grade Book to make sure you don't have any zeros.

    1. I have put in all the grades I could before we started have problems. Send me an e-mail and let me know if you have finished anything work that you turned in late.

     

     

     

  •  Thursday, December 12, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    joy noel

    Happy Holiday

    NOTE: Let me know if you have completed all three of the test in CIW testing so I can set up a date for you to test and earn your certification.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: 8th Graders if you want your baby pictures in the yearbook just download baldfour image share for either Iphone or Android. I you need your picture scanned just bring it to the front office in an envelope with your name and phone number.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: HOLIDAY TRIVIA QUESTIONS 3, Thursday, December 12, 2019 week of 12/9 -12/13

    Answer the questions below in your One Not

    1. What country has the tradition of filling children’s clogs with candy and treats on December 5?

    2. How many reindeer drive Santa Claus’ sleigh (counting Rudolph)?

    3. Who once stole Christmas?

    This is 3 of 4  Thursday, December 12, 2019

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to CIW UCertify and login to Word 2016 and take the practice tests.

    3. Let me know if you have passed all three tests with an 80 or more before you take the certifification exam.

    If you are behind work in Moodle to get caught up. Check the Grade Book to make sure you don't have any zeros.

    1. Click on Moodle Icon

    2. Click on Digital Info Icon

    3. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    4. Make sure you let me know if you made up work by emailing me.

     

     

     

  •  Tuesday, December 10, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    joy noel

    Happy Holiday

    NOTE: Let me know if you have completed all three of the test in CIW testing so I can set up a date for you to test and earn your certification.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: 8th Graders if you want your baby pictures in the yearbook just download baldfour image share for either Iphone or Android. I you need your picture scanned just bring it to the front office in an envelope with your name and phone number.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: HOLIDAY TRIVIA QUESTIONS 2, Tuesday, December 10, 2019 week of 12/9 -12/13

    Answer the questions below in your One Note

    1. Who created Rudolph, the most popular reindeer of Santa Claus?

    2. What are two other names for Santa Claus?

    3. True or False: The first Christmas tree appeared in the United States.

    This is 2 of 4  Tuesday, December 10, 2019 

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to CIW UCertify and login to Word 2016 and take the practice tests.

    3. Let me know if you have passed all three tests with an 80 or more before you take the certifification exam.

    If you are behind work in Moodle to get caught up. Check the Grade Book to make sure you don't have any zeros.

    1. Click on Moodle Icon

    2. Click on Digital Info Icon

    3. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    4. Make sure you let me know if you made up work by emailing me.

     

     

     

  •    Monday, December 9, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    joy noel

    Happy Holiday

    NOTE: Let me know if you have completed all three of the test in CIW testing so I can set up a date for you to test and earn your certification.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: 8th Graders if you want your baby pictures in the yearbook just download baldfour image share for either Iphone or Android. I you need your picture scanned just bring it to the front office in an envelope with your name and phone number.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: HOLIDAY TRIVIA QUESTIONS 1, Monday, December 9, 2019 week of 12/9 -12/13

    Answer the questions below in your One Note

    1. What is a ‘Bûche de Noël’, commonly eaten in France at Christmas?

    2. Which type of tree was the partridge sitting in, according to a well-known Christmas song?

    3. How do you say “Merry Christmas” in Spanish?

    This is 1 of 5  Monday, December 9, 2019 

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Login to CIW UCertify and login to Word 2016 and take the practice test.

    4. Let me know if you have passed all three tests with an 80 or more before you take the certifification exam.

    If you are behind work in Moodle to get caught up. Check the Grade Book to make sure you don't have any zeros.

    1. Click on Moodle Icon

    2. Click on Digital Info Icon

    3. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    4. Make sure you let me know if you made up work by emailing me.

     

     

     

  •   Friday, December 6, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    moose

    Happy Holiday

    NOTE: Let me know if you have completed all three of the test in CIW testing so I can set up a date for you to test and earn your certification.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: HOLIDAY TRIVIA QUESTIONS 4, Friday, December 6, 2019 week of 12/2 -12/6

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. Which type of sweet bread loaf, which originated in Milan, is traditionally eaten at Christmas in Italy and many other European countries?

    2. Which Christmas food is it considered good luck to eat one of on each of the 12 days of Christmas

    3. As the clock chimes midnight to ring in the New Year, a Spanish tradition involves eating twelve of what – one for each chime?

    This is 5 of 5  Friday, December 6, 2019  (Share with me)

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    6. Make sure you let me know if you made up work by emailing me.

    New Assignment: You should have been issued codes for practice testing so we can get certified in Word. 

    1. Work on the tests and let me know when you have passed so you can take the actual test.

     

     

  •  

     Thursday, December 5, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    moose

    Happy Holiday

    NOTE: Let me know if you have completed all three of the test in CIW testing so I can set up a date for you to test and earn your certification.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: HOLIDAY TRIVIA QUESTIONS 3, Thursdday, December 5, 2019 week of 12/2 -12/6

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. The red and white costume of Father Christmas was allegedly first introduced by which drinks manufacturer?

    2. What is the name of the skin that hangs from a turkey’s neck?

    3. True or False: Before turkey, the traditional English Christmas dinner included a pig’s head smothered in mustard.

    This is 4 of 4  Thursday, December 5, 2019  (Don't share yet)

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    6. Make sure you let me know if you made up work by emailing me.

    New Assignment: You should have been issued codes for practice testing so we can get certified in Word. 

    1. Work on the tests and let me know when you have passed so you can take the actual test.

     

     

  •  Wednesday, December 4, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    moose

    Happy Holiday

    NOTE: Let me know if you have completed all three of the test in CIW testing so I can set up a date for you to test and earn your certification.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: HOLIDAY TRIVIA QUESTIONS 2, Wednesday, December 4, 2019 week of 12/2 -12/6

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. How many ghosts are there in A Christmas Carol?

    2. Stollen is the traditional fruit cake of which country?

    3. What name is given to small sausages wrapped in bacon, a staple at a British Christmas dinner?

    This is 3 of 4  Wednesday, December 4, 2019 

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    6. Make sure you let me know if you made up work by emailing me.

    New Assignment: You should have been issued codes for practice testing so we can get certified in Word. 

    1. Work on the tests and let me know when you have passed so you can take the actual test.

     

     

  •   Tuesday, December 3, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    moose

    Happy Holiday

    NOTE: We will get caught up on grades and testing.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: HOLIDAY TRIVIA QUESTIONS 2, Tuesday, December 3, 2019

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. Who was the star of the Christmas movie Jingle All the Way?

    2. Who was the author of A Christmas Carol?

    3. What was the name of the animated Christmas movie featuring Tom Hanks?

    This is 2 of 4  Tuesday, December 3, 2019 

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignment: You should have been issued codes for practice testing so we can get certified in Word. 

    1. Work on the tests and let me know when you have passed so you can take the actual test.

     

     

  •  Monday, December 2, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    moose

    Happy Holiday

    NOTE: We will get caught up on grades and testing.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: HOLIDAY TRIVIA QUESTIONS, Monday, December 2, 2019

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. Why did Santa get a ticket on Christmas Eve?

    2. Why was the manger so crowded on Christmas Eve?

    3. Why is Rudolph so good at playing trivia?

    This is 1 of 4  Monday, December 2, 2019 

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: If these are still having problems please e-mail me.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019 (I will try to figure out where we are and who is at what stage)

     

  •    Thursday, November 21, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Gingerbread Cookie

    National Gingerbread Cookie Day

    NOTE: It is my understanding that you all received you code for testing. Please work on this I understand 3 of you will be testing. Good luck you will do great.

    NOTE: The grades are complete. They may change when I return.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK: NATIONAL GINGERBREAD COOKIE DAY, Thursday, November 21, 2019

    National Gingerbread Cookie Day on November 21st encourages us to grab the rolling pin and cookie cutters. The baking will warm the home and decorating will inspire us to design tasty cookies while making memories!

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. ____________________ takes place on _______. A favorite food of an Armenian monk, Gregory of Nicopolis, brought gingerbread to Europe around 992 AD and taught French Christians to bake it. Gingerbread was often used in religious ceremonies and was baked to be sturdy as it was usually molded into images of saints.

    2. Gingerbread was often used in _______ and was baked to be sturdy as it was usually molded into images of _______.

    3. Gingerbread cookies make sturdy walls for houses (perfect for ____________________ on __________) and tasty gingerbread families that can be decorated by the children in your home.

    This is 4 of 4  Thursday, November 21, 2019 (Please share with me)

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: If these are still having problems please e-mail me.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019 (I will try to figure out where we are and who is at what stage)

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •   Wednesday, November 20, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Peanut Butter Fudge

    National Peanut Butter Fudge Day

    NOTE: It is my understanding that you all received you code for testing. Please work on this and I should be back on Thursday and 3 of you will be testing. 

    NOTE: The grades are complete. They may change when I return.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in.  

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 14 Week Of November 18-22. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title:   NATIONAL PEANUT BUTTER FUDGE DAY, Wednesday, November 20, 2019

    Peanut butter lovers and fudge lovers come together on November 20th to celebrate National Peanut Butter Fudge Day. 

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. On ___________, people across the United States celebrated _______________.  Just by adding creamy or crunchy peanut butter the celebration continues. They will have the yummy taste of peanut butter as the fudge flavor and star of the show.

    2. Fudge originated in the United States, ___________________  In 1886, a letter written by Emelyn Bettersby Hartridge was discovered. Ms. Hartridge attended Vassar College as a student in Poughkeepsie, New York, and the letter referred to a fudge her cousin had made.  Her cousin, in Baltimore Maryland, was selling the fudge for 40 cents per pound. Ms. Hartridge obtained the recipe, _________________________________________________.

    3. Two other fudge holidays on the calendar are ____________________on May 12 and _________________on July 22.

    This is 3 of 4  Wednesday, November 20, 2019

    TODAY: 

    Some of you may still have to work in Moodle if you are behind. You may have noticed I did not put in all of the grades but I will.

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: If these are still having problems please e-mail me.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019 (I will try to figure out where we are and who is at what stage)

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •  Tuesday, November 19, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Carbonated Beverage

    National Carbonated Beverage Day

    NOTE: Mrs. McClain will be coming by to give you the codes for testing. Please give her respect and attention she deserves for coming and taking care of this matter while I am out. 

    NOTE: The grades are complete. They may change when I return.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 14 Week Of November 18-22. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title:   NATIONAL CARBONATED BEVERAGE DAY, Tuesday, November 19, 2019

    Unique food holidays, such as National Carbonated Beverage With Caffeine Day, give us opportunities to break out of our everyday norm. On November 19th, explore the variety of carbonated beverages with caffeine. 

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. In 1767, Englishman ____________ suspended a bowl of distilled water above a beer vat at a local brewery in Leeds, England. His experiment led to the discovery of a method of infusing water with carbon dioxide to make _______________.

    2. Caffeine acts as a ______________________, temporarily warding off drowsiness and restoring alertness. 

    3. _____________ of adults in North America consume caffeine daily

    This is 2 of 4  Tuesday, November 19, 2019

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: If these are still having problems please e-mail me.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019 (I will try to figure out where we are and who is at what stage)

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •  Monday, November 18, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Mickey Mouse

    National Pickle Day

    NOTE: Mrs. McClain will be coming by to give you the codes for testing. Please give her respect and attention she deserves for coming and taking care of this matter while I am out. 

    NOTE: The grades are complete. They may change when I return.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 14 Week Of November 18-22. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title:   MICKEY MOUSE BIRTHDAY, Monday, November 18, 2019

    On November 18th, Mickey Mouse Birthday commemorates the debut of a lovable mouse that was once a rabbit called Oswald. His character got his start on film on November 18, 1928, but before that, the story begins in 1927, when Walt Disney first sketched a floppy-eared bunny while under contract to Universal Studios. The events that unraveled brought us Mickey Mouse.

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. From a rabbit named _______ to a mouse named __________, eventually, the squeaky-voiced rodent was dubbed Mickey.

    2. Within a year, a Mickey Mouse Club popped up in _____________. This particular club offered admission as a fundraiser for the Salvation Army. 

    3. In ______, animator ________ gave Mickey a new look that enabled a more fluid movement to the animation.

    This is 1 of 4  Monday, November 18, 2019

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: If these are still having problems please e-mail me.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019 (I will try to figure out where we are and who is at what stage)

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •    Thursday, November 14, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Pickle

    National Pickle Day

    NOTE: Mrs. McClain will be coming by to give you the codes for testing. Please give her respect and attention she deserves for coming and taking care of this matter while I am out. 

    NOTE: I must have all assignments in the gradebook by 11/18. This next week will be me making sure I have all the grades in. I will work with each of you to make sure they are correct. I will call you up to my desk one at a time to talk about your grades. Please do not come to me, I will call you up. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 13 Week Of November 11-15. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title:   NATIONAL PICKLE DAY, Thursday, November 14, 2019

    In honor of one of the year's most important food-focused holidays—yes, we're talking about Nation Pickle Day—learn more about the snack that's so much more than just a sidekick to your sandwich.

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    This is 4 of 4  Thursday, November 14, 2019 (Please share with me)

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: We are still trying to get these fixed. It takes time.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •   Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    World Kindness Day

    World Kindness Day

    NOTE: I must have all assignments in the gradebook by 11/18. This next week will be me making sure I have all the grades in. I will work with each of you to make sure they are correct. I will call you up to my desk one at a time to talk about your grades. Please do not come to me, I will call you up. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 13 Week Of November 11-15. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title:  WORLD KINDNESS DAY, Wednesday, November 13, 2019

    On November 13 as part of World Kindness Day, we are encouraged to spread kindness like an infectious cold.We want to share it more than usual because studies show when others observe kindness in action they are more likely to carry out an act of kindness, too. 

    Answer the questions below in your One Note:

    1. We want to share it more than usual because studies show when others observe kindness in action _________________________________________________.

    2. The World Kindness Movement started World Kindness Day in ________________________________________________.

    3. Use #WorldKindnessDay to share on social media. Pay it forward and share what you have done. Pay for the person in front of you, share your candy. We will talk about what you did for your act of kindness.

    This is 3 of 4  Wednesday, November 13, 2019 

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: We are still trying to get these fixed. It takes time.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •  Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    Digital Information Technology (DIT)

    Period 5

    Welcome

    Chicken Soup

    It's great to be the Osceola Chiefs!  

    NOTE: I must have all assignments in the gradebook by 11/18. This next week will be me making sure I have all the grades in. I will work with each of you to make sure they are correct. I will call you up to my desk one at a time to talk about your grades. Please do not come to me, I will call you up. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 13 Week Of November 11-15. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title: NATIONAL CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL DAY, Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    National Chicken Soup for the Soul Day celebrates who you are and how you get there. Take time to nurture your soul on November 12th. 

    1. While the publisher and consumer goods company, Chicken Soup for the Soul began publishing in _______with its headquarters in Cos Cob, Connecticut, it did not create the day. 

    2. The first book, as most subsequent titles in the series, _____________________________ and soon became a best-seller. 

    3. Since then, they have published approximately ___________ full of thousands of stories and inspiring all ages.

    This is 2 of 4  Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: We are still trying to get these fixed. It takes time.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •   Monday, November 11, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

     military

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE:  When I return you will all be set up for testing with codes. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 13 Week Of November 11-15. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title:  Veterans Day Riddles Monday, November 11, 2019

    1. Why did 2nd lieutenant Hasley salute Captain Longley, but neglect to salute the other higher ranking officers that he passed in the hallway?

    2. What did one sailor say to the other when they had the same problem?

    3. What do you call a soldier who survived mustard gas & pepper spray?

    This is 1 of 4  Monday, November 11, 2019 

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: We are still trying to get these fixed. It takes time.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •  Thursday, November 7, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

     cornupcopia

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: I sent in the information I had even though some people thought it was funny to mess with the document when people were actually trying to give good information. I have something to try but will need time to see if it works. I will have Cambell and Ryan work with me. The rest of you try to work on what it will allow you to work on.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 12 Week Of November 4-8. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title:  Thanksgiving Riddles Thursday, November 7, 2019

    1. I have ears but I cannot hear and I have flakes but I have no hair. What am I?

    2. What do the Pilgrims, Indians and Puritans have in common?

    3. How did the chicken, the pheasant, turkey, duck and goose get in trouble?

    This is 4 of 4  Thursday, November 7, 2019 (Please share with me)

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: We are still trying to get these fixed. It takes time.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •   Wednesday, November 6, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

     cornupcopia

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: I sent in the information I had even though some people thought it was funny to mess with the document when people were actually trying to give good information. I have something to try but will need time to see if it works. I will have Cambell and Ryan work with me. The rest of you try to work on what it will allow you to work on.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 12 Week Of November 4-8. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title:  Thanksgiving Riddles Wednesday, November 6, 2019

    1. When does Christmas come before Thanksgiving?

    2. Why did they let the Turkey join the thanksgiving band?

    3. Why did the turkey cross the road?

    This is 3 of 4  Wednesday, November 6, 2019

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: We are still trying to get these fixed. It takes time.

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •  Tuesday, November 5, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

     Thanksgiving

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: I sent in the information I had even though some people thought it was funny to mess with the document when people were actually trying to give good information. I have something to try but will need time to see if it works. I will have Cambell and Ryan work with me. The rest of you try to work on what it will allow you to work on.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $5.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 12 WO November 4-8. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below.  

    Title:  Riddles Tuesday, November 5, 2019

    1. After booming and zapping is when I emerge, to bring you bright dazzling beauty when I diverge. Some say that I hide enormous wealth, but those riches have always proven stealth. What am I?

    2. I have wings, I am able to fly, I‘m not a bird yet I soar high in the sky. What am I?

    3. If four people can repair four bicycles in four hours, how many bicycles can eight people repair in eight hours?

    This is 2 of 4  Tuesday, November 5, 2019

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: No due date until we get the problems figured out, 2019

     

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •   Monday, November 4, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

     Thanksgiving

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: If you experienced problems with Moodle please click on this link and fill in the information they are requesting. Moodle Problems Form If you have any problems with the form please let me know. I need to have it filled out today.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 12. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Thanksgiving Trivia 11/4/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    History of Thanksgiving Trivia so find the answers to the following questions:

    1. What year was the celebration that is most commonly considered to be the first Thanksgiving?

    2. How long did the first Thanksgiving celebration last?

    3. When the religious group that would later be known as the Pilgrims left England to practice their religion freely, where did they go?

    This is 1 of 4  Monday, November 4, 2019

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: Monday, November 4, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •    Monday, November 4, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

     

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: If you experienced problems with Moodle please click on this link and fill in the information they are requesting. Moodle Problems Form If you have any problems with the form please let me know. I need to have it filled out today.

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 11. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Happy Halloween 10/31/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    On October 31st, Halloween brings out the ghouls and goblins, creatures, and strange folk. They come creeping about the neighborhood seeking favors over trickery.

    It is National Halloween day so find the answers to the following questions:

    1. The observance of Halloween dates back to an _________________________marking the end of summer and beckoning the beginning of winter.

    2. To interact with the spirits, the living would ________________ and light, _________________ to help protect them.

    3. Through the Colonial era in America, Halloween celebrations were considered ______________________. 

    This is 4 of 4  Thursday, October 31, 2019 (Please share with me)

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: Monday, November 4, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •    Thursday, October 31, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

    United Way  Happy Halloween

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: If you asked to borrow an Android Charger for your phone the key word here is Borrow. I need them back. I had a bunch of them and now I don't have any. Please return them. I need them for my phone to download pictures for the yearbook. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 11. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Happy Halloween 10/31/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    On October 31st, Halloween brings out the ghouls and goblins, creatures, and strange folk. They come creeping about the neighborhood seeking favors over trickery.

    It is National Halloween day so find the answers to the following questions:

    1. The observance of Halloween dates back to an _________________________marking the end of summer and beckoning the beginning of winter.

    2. To interact with the spirits, the living would ________________ and light, _________________ to help protect them.

    3. Through the Colonial era in America, Halloween celebrations were considered ______________________. 

    This is 4 of 4  Thursday, October 31, 2019 (Please share with me)

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 2 - Creating a Document

    Deadline: Monday, November 4, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •    Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

    United Way

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: If you asked to borrow an Android Charger for your phone the key word here is Borrow. I need them back. I had a bunch of them and now I don't have any. Please return them. I need them for my phone to download pictures for the yearbook. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 11. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Candy Corn Day 10/30/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    On October 30th, the country celebrates its favorite vegetable with National Candy Corn Day.

    It is National Candy Corn day so find the answers to the following questions:

    1. In the late 1800s, _______________ of Wunderle Candy Company created candy corn.

    2. Candy corn was first marketed as _____________________ and the confection proved so popular that the conglomerate, the Goelitz Candy Company (sort of like a modern Brach's), competed to take over mass-production of the seasonal sweet treat.

    3. More than ______________ pounds of candy corn will be produced this year, or about 9 billion pieces!

    This is 3 of 4  Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

      1. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    1. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    2. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •    Tuesday, October 29, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

    United Way

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: If you asked to borrow an Android Charger for your phone the key word here is Borrow. I need them back. I had a bunch of them and now I don't have any. Please return them. I need them for my phone to download pictures for the yearbook. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 11. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Cat Day 10/29/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    National Cat Day on October 29th is the purrfect day to give extra attention to your feline friends or adopt one for their forever home.

    It is National Cat day so find the answers to the following questions:

    1. Besides loving on your own Cat what is National Cat day designed to do?

    2. What is the saying Charles Dickens once mused? "It is a quote"

    3. Today, cats can be found in ___% of American households, making them the most popular house pet in the United States.

    This is 2 of 4  Tuesday, October 29, 2019

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Word Chapter 1 - The Word Interface

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •   Monday, October 28, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

    United Way

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: Today is the day we vote on the yearbook covers. They will be annonymous so hopefully you will vote farely for the best one and not for your friends only.

    NOTE: If you asked to borrow an Android Charger for your phone the key word here is Borrow. I need them back. I had a bunch of them and now I don't have any. Please return them. I need them for my phone to download pictures for the yearbook. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 11. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Chocolate Day 10/28/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    National Chocolate Day, on October 28th, recognizes one of the world’s favorite tastes. While many specific chocolate related holidays exist throughout the year, National Chocolate Day celebrates all things chocolate.  

    It is National Chocolate day so find the answers to the following questions:

    1. How is chocolate made?

    2. What is the history of National Chocolate Day?

    3. What are National Chocolate Day Related Holidays?

    This is 1 of 4  Monday, October 28, 2019

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

    Past Due Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •  Thursday, October 24, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

    cell phone

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs

    NOTE: Today is the day we vote on the yearbook covers. They will be annonymous so hopefully you will vote farely for the best one and not for your friends only.

    NOTE: If you asked to borrow an Android Charger for your phone the key word here is Borrow. I need them back. I had a bunch of them and now I don't have any. Please return them. I need them for my phone to download pictures for the yearbook. 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 10. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Technology Day 10/24/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    It is technology day so find the answers to the following questions:

    1. The English word for red panda is _______which is where the browser gets its name from – this means the ______ logo is actually a red panda, not a fox!

    2. In 1994, the company who had a patent on GIFs tried to charge a fee for using GIFS. The _____was invented as an alternative, and the company backed down.

    3. The very first ______ logo featured Sir Isaac Newton sitting underneath a tree, with an apple about to hit his head.

    4. _________ rents out goats from a company called California Grazing to help cut down the amount of weeds and brush at___________!

    5. The founder of __________, __________, was a college drop out.

    This is 4 of 4  Thursday, October 24, 2019 (Please share with me)

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •  Wednesday, October 23, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

    red ribbon

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 10. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Red Ribbon Week Questions(3) 10/23/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    Find the answers to the following questions:

    1. Why is it wrong to drink alcohol underage?

    2. What is the most commonly used illegal drug?

    3. Why is alcohol harder on teenagers' bodies than adults?

    This is 3 of 4  Wednesday, October 23, 2019 

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 6: Web Design Basics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •   Tuesday, October 22, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

    red ribbon

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 10. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Red Ribbon Week Questions(2) 10/22/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    Find the answers to the following questions:

    1. How can I show my commitment to be drug free?

    2. What are 5 things you can say if someone offers you drugs?

    3. Why is it wrong to do drugs?

    This is 2 of 4  Tuesday, October 22, 2019   

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 5: Appropriate E-Mail

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 2: Internet Safety and Ethics

    Deadline: Thursday, October 24, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section. 

  •  Monday, October 21, 2019

    Digital Information Technology

    Period 5

    Welcome

    red ribbon

    It's Great to be the Osceola Chiefs 

    NOTE: Your parents can now prepurchase your 2019-2020 Yearbook. Just have them go to balfour.com and click on Yearbooks. Put in Osceola Middle School, Ocala FL and fill out the information. The cost for prepurchase is $40. Purchase now and save $10.

    NOTE: 8th Graders you can buy your own page in the yearbook. Full Page is $50 and a half page is $25. Also, you can send in baby pictures. Download the Balfour Image Share App and upload your pictures. We also want you to capture happenings at school like sports, dances, events like Red Ribbon Week and United Way Week. Capture you and your friends participating then upload your images. Keep it clean. I am the only one who sees these pictures.

    NOTE: Understanding the Skyward Grade Book. As soon as I enter an assignment in Skyward it automatically says it is missing. I do not get to enter one grade and it does this. I cannot control the system. If you open the assignment and see a zero than it is truly missing but if you see a * with no grade it means I have not put ANY grades in. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work 10. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Red Ribbon Week Questions 10/21/19 (Copy and paste the title on the new page.)

    Directions:

    Find the answers to the following questions:

    1. National Prescription Drug Tke Back Day is ______________?

    2. What are signs of drug use?

    3. Why do teens use drugs?

    This is 1 of 4  Monday, October 21, 2019 

    TODAY: 

    1. We will do the bell work. 

    2. Login to your desktop portal.

    3. Click on Moodle Icon

    4. Click on Digital Info Icon

    5. This is your Online Portion of the Class

    New Assignments: 

    1. Read the Course Introduction

    2. Fundamentals Chapter 4: Footnotes

    3. You must do the assignments that are in the program and upload them to the place they indicate in the program.

    4. If you finish this section move on to the next section: Fundamentals Chapter 2: Internet Safety and Ethics

    Deadline: Monday, October 21, 2019

    If you have finished this please move on to the next section.