Today you will be starting to use Microsoft Word. Follow the directions on here to start and then follow the directions on the worksheet passed out in class. You will leave the worksheet at your computer when you are finished with it. Some of the items the worksheet references are new items you have not done before. Refer to the video directions below for how to do these items within Microsoft Word. The title of each video is across the top.
- Look at your Dock bar across the bottom of your screen and find the Microsoft Word icon which is a blue W and click once on it.
- When it opens, a project gallery window will appear, simply click on Open to get a new document.
- Now you will have a new blank document where you can start typing.
- Follow the directions on the worksheet to type the letter and then make the required changes.
Formatting palette - use this to change font, size and many other items in your document.
Font and Size - use to change the font name and size
Spelling and Grammar - how to do a spell check and grammar check on your document.
Thesaurus - use to find synonyms to words in your document.