21 Things - Basics

Q3 Shortcuts

1. Basics

Introduction

Keep these up your sleeve like a magician and bring them out when you want to show off to others. You can help by sharing these tips with friends and family once you learn them. Scroll below for shortcuts and tips for the Mac, PC, Windows 10, and Chromebook


Key Vocabulary:

Shortcuts: keystrokes that command your computer and are a quicker way to move through tasks

Individuals: each distinctive person in your class


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Chromebook Shortcuts

Chromebook Shortcuts

Shortcuts for the Chromebook (a Google doc), pdf version

 

iPad Shortcuts and Tips

iPad Shortcuts and Tips

Steps

1. Open this shortcuts document (PDF, Google doc)

2. Open a word processing document on your iPad

3. Watch the video below and pause it while you try at least five of the shortcuts out

Video Document (direct link)

4. Complete the Quest using the directions at the bottom.

 

PC and Mac Shortcuts

Steps
 

PC and Mac Shortcuts

1. Open this shortcuts document (PDF, Google doc).

2. Open a word processing document (Word or Google doc)

3. Watch the video below and pause it while you try at least five of the shortcuts out

Video Document(direct link)

4. Complete the Quest using the directions at the bottom.


Windows 10 Shortcuts

Windows 10 Shortcuts

New (2016) Windows 10 Snap Shortcuts 


Completing this Quest

***Note to teachers: To track student progress we highly recommend you create your own Quizalize account (free) and copy these 3 quizzes into them. Then you can provide your own class code to students, and track their progress and provide retakes easily. Instructions are in the Basics Teacher Guide.
 

  • Try one of these Quick 10 question Quizzes - You will need to browse to http://zzi.sh AND enter the code: ngz348
     
  1. It will ask for your First and Last name. Please do NOT enter your full name for privacy. Use your First name and last initial or some other combination.
  2. You will then see 3 different quiz choices:
  3. Click on the one you wish to take. - Good luck!

 

  • Teach at least 3 shortcuts to two other individuals (a relative, classmate, friend...).
  • Write up a short Tip Report. Include the names of the individuals you taught them to, and which shortcuts you taught them. Explain any observations you made of the session (examples: was this new for them, did they like learning it, did you enjoy teaching it?). 
  • Save your Tip Report and share it with your teacher based on how your teacher directs you. 

 

Suggested Rubric for the Report (.doc file) or Rubric in Google docs


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ISTE and Common Core Standards

ISTE Standards•S

6.  Creative Communicator
b.  Create original works or responsibly repurpose or remix digital resources into new creations

7.  Global Communicator
b.  Use collaborative technologies to work with others, including peers, experts, or community members, to examine issues and problems from multiple viewpoints

Common Core Standards

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.2  Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.

CCSS.ELA.Literacy.CCRA.W.4  Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.