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Computer Basics Series
Date Monday August 11, 2014
Time5:30 PM  - 7:30 PM
Contact Kimberly Clayton 770-347-0163
kimberlyc@claytonpl.org
Additional Information http://www.claytonpl.org
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Computer Class Flyer - General Info Aug 2014.pdf
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DescriptionThis series of classes is designed for adults who have little or no experience using computers. Students will learn basic concepts and get hands-on practice.  Students may take this series of classes more than once if needed. Students sign up for the entire series at once. Any student that wishes to begin the series after Part 1 is over must obtain prior permission from the instructor.

Part 1: Introduction to Computers
Learn about the basic parts of a computer, practice using the mouse, open programs and work with multiple program windows, learn to sign up to use the library’s public computers.

Part 2:  Introduction to Word Processing
Learn about the keyboard, create and edit documents, format text, copy and paste, and understand the difference between Notepad, WordPad, and Word.

Practice Lab
Practice mouse skills and/or improve typing speed and accuracy.

Part 3: Saving and Organizing Files
Create and save documents, find, organize, rename, and delete files and folders, and utilize a flash drive. Students are encouraged to bring a Flash drive (optional).

Parts 4 and 5: Introduction to the Web
How to navigate to specific web sites, use search engines, save favorite sites, and take basic online safety precautions.