Computer - Electronic device for storing and processing data.
- Central Processing Unit, this is the main part of the
computer where the processing takes place. The brain of the computer.
- Resources -
- E-mail -
messages sent by electronic means from
one computer or device user to one or more recipients via a network.
are small pictures or images that give the computer/device a command like to open programs.
Thumbnails Small images
- are used to organize data, files, presentations, programs,
other folders. It is an empty shell container like a real folder.
Drive = Storage Place for Data, files,
pictures hard drives are stationary and portable drives like flash drives
Hard Drive is the C: Drive - Storage
Place for Data, files, pictures on the computer you are sitting at where
the Desktop & Library Documents Pictures are located.
- Is another word for
(Information) can be text and/or numbers,
examples of data: names, dates, places, addresses, phone numbers and
database is a collection of data or
Flash Drive -
Stores Data (information) a way to move
more data from one computer to another it is a portable drive. DVD's & CD's Store
data and move it from Computer
to computer. Portable Drives.
When Computers are
connected with wires, cables, or satellites that provide wireless
connection to share information & data. The Internet is a global word
that is uppercase all the time a proper noun.
URL - A web address or
Uniform Resource Locator.
http://bcsberlin.org/ Web Address
Network = Computers connect to each other
to share data. The Internet is a large network computers around the world
connected to share.
A server is a
provides data to
other computers on a network. A server provides a service to other
computers on a network.
H: Drive - Network drive a
Place for Data, files, pictures on Network a network drive.
Upload or Downloading
Digital Files- transferring files, pictures, games etc. from one
computer to another.
Acceptable Use Policy
Agreement of conditions and rules regarding use of technology devices,
computers and online Internet resources.
Netiquette - Internet and etiquette Online Computer
manners appropriate use.
- Plagiarism is taking
someone else's work, words, graphics, or sounds and presenting it as your
own. It is considered cheating and stealing. Copying and pasting sentences
and paragraphs from the Internet as your own words is plagiarism.
Let's Explore Enrichment Activities:
Open New Internet Page = Tabbing
COMMAND = Ctrl & Click, or Ctrl & T, or Click Using Scroll Button
Open New Internet Browser = Ctrl
& N (Do you Know the difference between New Internet Page and New
Internet Browser? Try the commands out!
Triple click = Selects
Paragraph Double Click = Selects