Welcome to BIM – B
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The purpose of this course is to teach how to use business software for presentations and database management. You will also learn concepts in marketing, financial, entrepreneurial, and business planning. All course materials and assignments will be located on this website.
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Monday, March 2, 2015 – About Me Google Form – Due Tuesday, March 3rd at 4:10 PM
General flow of the course
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 –
Warm up – Write in your Journal
3 Rules I like, 3 Rules I hate
As a class Develop Bylaws (Policies, Procedures, and Rules) for the class using Google Slides.
Click here to access the Bylaw slides.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Complete Class Bylaws group project
Monday, March 9, 2015
Warm up – Visit www.TheKey2FreeTX.org and explore
In your journal, write down 2 new things you take away from the website and address the question, How does it make you feel to know people your age are targets for human traffickers, even here in central Texas?
Class challenge – The Key2Free Letter
Master Project Document – Google Document contains Knows and Needs to Knows, Rubric, Group Contract, Project Calendar, and other information
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Continue project – Discuss Rubric, Break into Groups, develop group contracts, Brainstorm ideas
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
1. Develop Roles in each group and determine who is doing each task
2. Develop and sign a group contract
3. Brainstorm Ideas for Gifts
4. Begin developing Slide show
Thursday, March 12, 2015
- Work on Project
- Build outlines
- Build slide shows for gifts
Monday, March 23, 2015
- Build slides
- Finish outlines and gifts lists
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
- Finish rough drafts of slides
- Set up Storyboards for presentations
Monday, March 30, 2015 – Eng 1 STAAR EOC
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
- Polish up slides
- Begin Rough Draft of Presentation Script
Monday, April 6, 2015
- Complete previous work above
- Begin Video recording
- Everyone in each group should be involved
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Friday, April 10, 2015
- Presentations to TheKey2Free founders and board member
Monday, April 13, 2015
Advisory Stuff –
- Tutorials calendar and locations
- Review videos, texts, and slideshows
- Vocabulary support
- Practice Tests
The Key2Free Letter Database Project
Access Video Tutorials by Access Learning Zone
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Develop basic master document for Database Project
Watch Video Lesson 2 in Access Series
Monday, April 20, 2015
Designing Database Tables
Watch Video Part 4
Work on Tables Designs for each of the 4 tables on the project
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Designing Database Tables pt 2
Watch Video Part 5
Work on the Field Properties in each of your Tables.
Set Primary Key, phone numbers, zip codes, and others to correct masks
Monday, April 27, 2015
Watch Video 8 – Filters and Searches, Video 9 – Creating Queries
Finish Data entry on at least 10 places from 2 different zip codes on each of the 4 tables.
Set up a Query for each table.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Create Forms for entering data into each table. Don’t forget to watch the video lesson 10 if you want help creating forms.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Watch Video 11 – Creating Reports
Create a Mailing Label Report for each table. Don’t forget to watch video lesson 11 if you want extra help.
Capstone Project and Final Exam
Monday, May 11, 2015 – Capstone Project Begins
Day 1 – (May 11) – Meet Group, choose a cause, divide up work, sign contracts
Day 2 – (May 12)- Begin Research, develop your mission statement (how are you helping the cause), Name the non-profit, and develop Logo concept
Day 3 – (May 13) – Work on rough drafts (all word docs), develop mock information for databases, develop time sheets
Day 4 – (May 14) – Develop Fundraiser and Awareness Event Plan
Day 5 – (May 19) – Database, Budgets, Fundraiser
Day 6 – (May 20) – Make sure all is being worked on, Finalize Rough Drafts (Show iPad return video from Advisory)
Day 7 – (May 21) – Edit drafts, proof read, correct mistakes, typos, begin presentation development, and finish databases and budget
Day 8 – (May 22) – Complete all final drafts, loose ends? all done?
Day 9 – (May 26) – Practice presentations, make sure all is finished
Day 10 – (May 27) – Begin Presentations
Day 11 – (May 28) – Finish Presentations