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PowerPoint in the Classroom
History of Computers
"Welcome to Computer Chronicles: From Stone to Silicon. The
voyage starts in about 3000 BC, with the invention of the abacus
in ancient China. It proceeds through the development of vacuum
tubes, transistors, integrated circuits, microprocessors and
countless other inventions until the computer of today." Created
by a team of three high school students for 1998 ThinkQuest
History of Computers
Growing Course -
Grade level activities to learn about technology.
Growing with Technology
Microsoft Word Tips
Technology Time Warp: Dial a decade on the Time Warp control
panel, and you're transported back in time. Roll your mouse
around the living room, and as you pass over clocks, radios,
stereos, televisions and home computers, additional choices will
appear. Make your selections in these pop-up menus to see the
(sometimes oddball) artifacts that have been collected.
"This Internet Timeline begins in 1962, before the
word "Internet" was invented. The world's 10,000 computers are
primitive, although they cost hundreds of thousands of dollars.
They have only a few thousand words of magnetic core memory, and
programming them is far from easy."
Computer History Museum
"Nerds are not a recent phenomenon. It took many years and many
nerds to get where we are today." Based on the PBS television
special, Triumph of the Nerds explores the lives of the young men
that created the personal computer revolution and "accidentally
changed the world."
Triumph of the Nerds
The History of Computers: Modern Technologies and Their Inventors
Modern Technologies & Inventors
Parts of a Computer
SurfNet Kids Computer History Sites
Computer History Websites
Click on the parts inside the computer to learn more about them.
Basics of using Word 2003
HTML Code Tutorial
Topics Covered: Moving a mouse and clicking
Word tutorial and tasks to practice new skills
How To Articles for Microsoft Office Applications
NetSquirrel - Random Stuff from Patrick Crispen
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