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General Computer Skills

Computer Tutor
Flash - animated touches on most transferable skills that could be used to learn most of the below skills
http://www.bbc.co.uk/computertutor/computertutorone/index.shtml

GCF  - wide range of tutorials
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/Tutorials/

Series of Short Animated Tutorials - mostly for younger audience, but some if handled properly might be used
http://activities.macmillanmh.com/Techknowledge/TKMacmillan.php

Calgary Public Library Tutorials
http://calgarypubliclibrary.com/library/tutorials.htm

Computer Basics

About Computers
http://www.elllo.org/02LGPages/21-LG-Computer.htm

Animated tutorial - for younger audience but might be workable for adults
http://activities.macmillanmh.com/Techknowledge/data/_shell/_global/files/_swf/tk.php?level=0K&unit=01&lesson=01

 GCF – includes various operating systems
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/Tutorials/Details.aspx?Tutorial=Computer+Basics&tutorialID=13

How to Use the Mouse
http://www.lawrencegoetz.com/programs/mousepractice/

Mouserobics!
http://www.ckls.org/~crippel/computerlab/tutorials/mouse/page1.html

Mouse Practice
http://abeged.com/MousePractice/mpage1.html

Internet

Animation about the Internet
http://www.learnthenet.com/english/animate/connect.html

Internet for International Communication – How to and practice
http://www2.gol.com/users/billp/course/ch1p1.html

GCF
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/Tutorials/Details.aspx?Tutorial=Internet+Basics&tutorialID=12

Web-at-a-Glance
http://www.learnthenet.com/english/web/000www.htm

Using Internet Explorer
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/on-line_ie.htm

WebWise - From BBC
http://www.bbc.co.uk/webwise/course/coursemenu.shtml

 Email

How email works
http://www.learnthenet.com/english/animate/email.html

More about Email
http://www.learnthenet.com/english/email/000mail.htm

GCF
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/Tutorials/Details.aspx?Tutorial=Email+Basics&tutorialID=15

How to sign up for and use Yahoo email
http://www.spcollege.edu/central/viewlets/email_viewlet_swf.html

 Keyboarding

Online Practice - recommended by teachers
http://www.sense-lang.org/typing/

 Keying Text - For younger audience but MIGHT be pulled off with adults
http://activities.macmillanmh.com/Techknowledge/data/_shell/_global/files/_swf/tk.php?level=0K&unit=03&lesson=20

Word Processing

GCF – Offers tutorials on various versions of Word,  some with video
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/Tutorials/

Text Modules with images, handouts and quizzes on content
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/on-line_word.htm

Word Tutorial Florida Gulf Coast University – text and image tutorial menu, files etc. of tasks with images
http://www.fgcu.edu/support/office2000/word/index.html

List of sites offering help on Word Processing
http://www.internet4classrooms.com/on-line2.htm#wd

Word 2007 Tutorial
http://www.pdfconverter.com/resources/articles/Word2007tutorial/


Last revised 12/09/09
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