Windows Basics

Windows Vocabulary

Students will build a vocabulary for understanding the Windows operating system.

Switch Applications in Windows

Students will learn how to identify applications that are open on the computer and how to switch between open applications.

Create Shortcuts

Students will learn how to create shortcuts on the Windows 7 and 8.1 Desktop, as well as how to pin a program to the Quick Launch bar in Windows 10.

Using the "Start" Button

Students will learn the purpose of the Start button and how to use it to navigate and perform tasks on the computer.