March 14th – March 18th

Intro to Business:  Business Concepts (lecture, discussion and notes), Finish up your tables from last week and turn in. Tuesday – Forms of Business ownership (graphic organizer completion and student examples), Journal Prompts for the week, Franchises and Corporations – Our summative assessment will be on Friday after a thorough review on Thursday, GMETRIX (should finish up 2nd section for formative grade by Friday), MOS Word Lessons.

SAT Prep: ***THERE IS A COLLEGE QUEST TONIGHT AT HHS*** – Great opportunity for you to speak with some schools about the admission process. Finish our Resumes to include our mission statements, Essays for application, What to do if you are waitlisted, Programs of Study, requesting information from colleges.

Intro to Digital Technology – Review for summative assessment on Tuesday that will cover Hardware and Software Concepts as well as all IT vocabulary A – H words. STUDY STUDY STUDY – We will begin binary coding on Tuesday right after the assessment. Binary, Decimal and Hexadecimal graphic organizer this week. By Friday, YOU WILL BE WRITING AND UNDERSTANDING BINARY CODE! Woohoo! First step to programming!

March 7th – March 11th

Intro to Business – STUDENTS, it is extremely important that you complete your GMETRIX practice for MOS Certification. You will not be able to sit for the MOS exams until you have completed, submitted and passed ALL GMETRIX training and testing. Please check the poster for your status…………………..  This week, we will be covering vision and mission statements as well as organizational charts for businesses. You will have a summative assessment on Thursday that covers the following:  Time Management, Business Letter formatting, Communication Skills, Creating Tables in Word, Design Principles for Presentations, Public Speaking, Vision/Mission Statements and Organizational Charts.

SAT Prep – Week 3 of a 6 week rotation: College Exploration Project due Monday, March 7th, Extracurricular Activities and Volunteer Work, Autobiography Parts 1 & 2 Due Monday, March 7th, College Mapper, Cleaning up your Online Status, Personal Mission Statements, Universal College Applications, College Resume and College Reference Sheet

Intro to Technology – Simulated Computer Shoeboxes due on Monday, March 7th, Microprocessors, Types of Computers, What is a MAC? Purchasing a Computer, Operating Systems and Application Software, IT Vocabulary Words G & H, Intro to writing Binary Code….. Summative Assessment on Tuesday, March 15th.