Unit 1 – Lesson 1: Getting Started with Excel
Objectives: SWBAT 1. Start Excel.
2. Navigate in a workbook.
3. Open an existing workbook.
4. Edit a worksheet.
5. Manage files.
6. Print Excel files.
Warm Up: Prepare workstation 1. Book bags/purses put away.
2. Pencil/pen and paper at desk.
3. Put textbook in keyboarding stand.
4. Turn on computer.
5. Read notes below.
NOTE: Follow the steps listed below to open an existing Excel file. (Exercise 1-8)
1. Double click on Glencoe Shared Folder.
2. Double click on Excel.
3. Double click on Student Folder.
4. Double click on the file name.
NOTE: When the textbook tells you to key [your initials] key your last name instead of
your initials. (Exercise 1-14)
NOTE: Save lesson folders for this course on your flash drive. (Exercise 1-14)
Assignment: Complete the following Exercises beginning on page 17 in your textbook.
Assignment: Read Using Help on pages 28-29.
Read Lesson 1 Summary on pages 29-30.
Using Microsoft Word, type and answer the Concept Review questions on
pages 31-32. Head your paper with your name, the date, and Lesson 1.
Make sure to number the questions. Do not answer the Critical Thinking
Assignment: Complete Lesson Application Exercises on pages 35-37.
1-22, 1-23, 1-24, 1-25 (DO NOT PRINT)
Assignment: Complete On Your Own Exercises on pages 37-38.
1-26, 1-27 (PRINT)
Congratulations! You have just completed your first chapter in Excel.
Arrange work in order, staple, and turn in for a grade.