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Learning Exercise

Material: LangMedia Foreign Language Media Archive
Submitted by: Nicole Cinader on Apr 15, 2013
Date Last Modified: Apr 15, 2013
Title: How to Budget a Trip using Google Spreadsheets StAIR creation
Description: A PowerPoint presentation teaching students how to use Google Spreadsheets to create a budget for a trip.
Type of Task: Core Activity, Group, Student-centered, Supervised
Time Required 10-40 minutes
Topics: Google Spreadsheets, budget, organization
Course: French Language Culture class
Audience: High School, Middle School
Prerequisites Skills: Students need to have a Google account (or be able to create one).
Learning Objectives: Students will be able to budget for a trip. They will be able to use Google Spreadsheets in the following ways: A. create a Google Document, name it, and be able to share it B. create a new Sheet and rename it C. use functions such as SUM and TRANSPOSE
Technical Notes: Students need to have access to a computer which can run Google Documents and access the internet.
Text of Learning Exercise: Teachers need to guide the students, but the interactive presentation is designed so the students can move at their own pace and learn how they need to learn: at their own pace and using the notes that make sense to them.
Additional Information URL:!forum/docs
Assessment: The assessment is the final project, which needs to be combined with research to create a true trip itinerary, which the budget will help organize and determine their trip schedule.
Content Builder page/site description: PowerPoint Presentation
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