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The following is a list of Lesson Plans and Faculty Recommended Websites available to enrolled students. We are continuously adding to this list so what you see today will be even more impressive tomorrow. Our campus is evergreen. Click on the "What's New" link to see what we just added and what we will soon be adding.

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Computer Learning Center

Computer Learning Center

  • Computer Basics
    • Computer Roles
    • Computer Parts
    • Using the Keyboard
    • Using the Mouse
    • Introduction to Hardware
    • Operating Systems
    • Programs and Data
    • Introduction to Networks
    • Computer Memory
  • Microsoft Windows 10.
    • Getting Started with Windows 10
    • The Task View Button
    • Virtual Desktops
    • Microsoft Edge Browser
    • Meet Cortana
      • Cortana's Menu
      • Set Up Cortana Talk
      • Speaking with Cortana
    • The Desktop
      • Customize Computer
      • Using Screen Saver
      • Your Desktop Background
      • Using Themes
      • Create Your Own theme
      • Enlarging Text
    • The Start Screen Menu
      • Resize, Move, Delete Tiles
      • Personalize Lock Screen
      • Add an Account Picture
      • Pin Website to Start Screen
      • Pin Folder to Start Screen
    • The Taskbar
      • Taskbar Toolbars
      • Taskbar Options
      • Pin Programs to Taskbar
      • Jump Lists
      • Volume, Notifications
    • Windows File Explorer
      • Get Organized
      • Ribbon Options
      • Explorer Libraries
      • Using Search Tools
      • File & Folder Options
      • View Settings
      • Using the Recycle Bin
      • Creating Shortcuts
      • Creating Zip Files
      • The Recycle Bin
    • The Power User Menu
    • The Weather App
      • Create Weather Gadgets
    • The Maps App
    • The Sports App
    • Going to the Store
      • Download an App
    • Three Clocks & a Calendar
    • The Snipping Tool
    • The Magnifier
    • Sticky Notes
    • Keyboard Shortcuts
    • Sleep, Shut down, Restart
  • Microsoft Windows 8 & 8.1
    • Getting Started with Windows 8
    • The Windows 8.1 Upgrade
      • Customize the Start Screen
      • The Start Button-Sort of
      • Search Everything
      • Boot to Desktop & Snap Views
    • The Start Menu
      • Switch Apps
      • Move & Resize
      • Personalize Lock Screen
      • Personalize Start
      • Add Account Picture
      • Pin Website
      • Pin Folder or App
    • The Desktop
      • Customize Computer
      • Desktop Background
      • Using Themes
      • Your Own Theme
      • Using Screen Saver
      • Enlarging Text
    • The Desktop Taskbar
      • Taskbar Toolbars
      • Taskbar Options
      • Pin Programs
      • Jump Lists
      • Volume, Notifications
    • Windows File Explorer
      • Get Organized
      • Ribbon Options
      • Explorer Libraries
      • Using Search Tools
      • Folder & File Options
      • View Settings
      • Using the Recycle Bin
      • Creating Zip Files
      • Creating Shortcuts
    • The Power User Menu
    • Going to the Store
      • Download a Free App
    • The Weather App
      • Make a Weather Gadget
    • The Travel App
      • Let's go to Chicago!
      • Two More Tips
    • The Maps App
      • Off to Boston!
    • Add Your Team to the Sports App
    • Three Clocks-Three Time Zones
    • The Snipping Tool
    • The Magnifier
    • Sticky Notes
    • Keyboard Shortcuts
    • Sleep, Shut down, Restart
  • Microsoft Windows 7
    • The Desktop
      • Customize Desktop
      • Desktop Background
      • Using Themes
      • Your Theme
      • Slide Shows
      • Using Screen Saver
      • Enlarging Text
    • Aero Features
    • The Start Menu
      • Customize the Start Menu
      • Pinned Programs
      • The Search Box
    • Start Menu Folders
      • Docs, Pics, Music, Games
      • Recent Items List
      • Computer, Control Panel, Help
    • The Taskbar
      • Taskbar Toolbars
      • Taskbar Options
      • Pin Programs
      • Jump Lists
      • Notification & Action Centers
    • Windows Explorer
      • Getting Organized
      • Explorer Libraries
      • Toolbars & Options
      • Browse & Search
      • Folder Options
      • View Settings
      • Using the Recycle Bin
      • Creating Zip Files
      • Creating Shortcuts
    • The Snipping Tool
    • The Magnifier
    • Sticky Notes
    • Turn Off or Sleep
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
    • Microsoft Vista Videos
    • The Desktop
      • Personalize Your Computer
      • Change Your Desktop
    • The Taskbar
    • The Start Menu
      • Customize the Start Menu
      • Pinned Programs
      • The Search Box
    • Use the Mouse
    • Customize the Mouse
    • Turn Off or Sleep
    • Memory & Terminology
  • Microsoft Windows XP
    • Getting Help
    • The Desktop & Taskbar
    • The Start Menu
    • Desktop Icons
    • Change Desktop
    • The Recycle Bin
    • Using the Mouse
    • Getting Around
    • Playing Solitaire
    • Turn it Off
  • Microsoft Word
    • Microsoft Word 2013
      • Quick Access Toolbar
      • Write & Save a Letter
      • Open Letter/Select Text
      • Fonts, Bold, Italic
      • Creating an Envelope
      • Creating Border Art
      • Header, Footer, Page #
      • Using the Thesaurus
      • Keyboard Shortcuts
    • Microsoft Word 2010
      • Quick Access Toolbar
      • Write & Save a Letter
      • Open & Edit a Letter
      • Fonts, Bold, Italic
      • Creating an Envelope
      • Insert & Resize Picture
      • Wrap Text Around Photo
      • Special Photo Effects
      • Shapes & Callouts
      • Creating Border Art
      • Creating a Table
      • Creating Templates
      • Creating Gift Tags
      • Header, Footer, Page #
      • Using the Thesaurus
      • Keyboard Shortcuts
      • Mail Merge
        • Creating the List
        • Merging Lists & Letters
        • Create Labels from List
        • Mail Merge with Excel
        • Editing an Existing List
    • Microsoft Word 2007
      • Quick Access Toolbar
      • Write & Save a Letter
      • Open & Edit a Letter
      • Fonts, Bold, Italic
      • Aligning Paragraphs
      • Line-Paragraph Spacing
      • Creating an Envelope
      • Creating Templates
      • Creating Gift Tags
      • Insert & Resize Picture
      • Wrap Text Around Photo
      • Special Photo Effects
      • Shapes & Callouts
      • Creating Border Art
      • Creating a Table
      • Headers, Footers, Page #
      • Using the Thesaurus
      • Keyboard Shortcuts
      • Mail Merge
        • Creating the List
        • Merging Lists & Letters
        • Create Labels from List
        • Mail Merge with Excel
        • Editing an Existing List
  • Microsoft PowerPoint
    • Microsoft PowerPoint 2010
      • Viewing Slides
      • Insert Text & Save
      • Using Design Templates
      • Slide Transitions
      • Insert Picture & Text
      • Creating WordArt
      • Adding Sound
      • Convert Text to AutoShapes
      • Grayscale to Color
      • Internet Gifs & Clip Art
      • Halloween Invitation
    • Microsoft PowerPoint 2007
      • Viewing Slides
      • Insert Text & Save
      • Slide Design Templates
      • Slide Transitions
      • Insert Pictures & Text
      • Clip Art Animations
      • Creating WordArt
      • Adding Sound
      • Grayscale to Color
      • Convert Text to SmartArt
      • Halloween Invitation
    • Microsoft PowerPoint 2003
      • Add Text & Save
      • Slide Design Templates
      • Slide Transitions
      • Insert Picture & Text
      • Clip Art Animation
      • Creating WordArt
      • Fill Text with Picture
      • Grayscale to Color
      • Auto Content Wizard
  • Microsoft Publisher
    • Microsoft Publisher 2013
      • Start With a Postcard
      • Create a Nifty Flyer
      • Great Greeting Cards
      • Create Unique Calendars
      • Write Up a Resume
    • Microsoft Publisher 2010
      • Start With a Postcard
      • Create a Nifty Flyer
      • Great Greeting Cards
      • Create Unique Calendars
      • Write Up a Resume
      • Bookmarks for Gifts
    • Microsoft Publisher 2007
      • Start With a Postcard
      • Create a Nifty Flyer
      • Great Greeting Cards
      • Create Unique Calendars
      • Write Up a Resume
      • Bookmarks for Gifts

Computer Learning Center

  • Microsoft Excel
    • Microsoft Excel 2010
      • Creating a Workbook
      • Changing a Worksheet
      • Calculating a Workbook
      • Moving Around in Excel
      • Selecting Cells
      • Budget Set Up
        • Budget Add With Formulas
        • Budget in Dollars
        • Budget Copy & Paste
        • Budget Made Pretty
      • Formatting a Worksheet
        • Adjust Columns & Headings
        • Format Cell Contents
        • Enter Formulas & Prices
        • Relative Cell Addressing
        • AutoFormatting
        • Manual Formatting
      • Putting It All Together
        • Format Columns & Cells
        • Construct Formulas
        • Fonts & Borders
        • Enter Text in Worksheets
      • Improving Productivity
        • Freezing Columns & Rows
        • Hide/Unhide Cells
        • Protect Your Worksheet
        • Worksheet Views
        • Format Painter
        • Manage & Sort Data
        • Filter Your Data
      • Using Your Data
        • Creating Named Ranges
        • Using Pivot Tables
    • Microsoft Excel 2007
      • Creating a Workbook
      • Changing a Worksheet
      • Calculating a Workbook
      • Budget Set Up
        • Budget Add With Formulas
        • Budget in Dollars
        • Budget Copy & Paste
        • Budget Made Pretty
      • Moving Around in Excel
      • Selecting Cells
      • Formatting a Worksheet
        • Adjust Columns & Headings
        • Format Cell Contents
        • Enter Formulas & Prices
        • Relative Cell Addressing
        • AutoFormatting
      • Putting It All Together
        • Format Columns & Cells
        • Construct Formulas
        • Fonts, Borders & Colors
        • Enter Text in Worksheet
      • Improving Productivity
        • Freezing Columns & Cells
        • Hide/Unhide Cells
        • Protect Your Worksheet
        • Worksheet Views
        • Format Pointer
        • Manage & Sort Data
        • Filter Your Data
      • Using Your Data
        • Creating Named Ranges
        • Using Pivot Tables
    • Microsoft Excel 2003
      • Creating a Workbook
      • Formatting a Workbook
      • Calculating a Workbook
      • Sorting Lists
      • Budget Set Up
      • Budget in Dollars
      • Budget Added Up
      • Budget Copy & Paste
      • Budget Making It Pretty
  • WordPad Windows 7
    • The Interface
    • Write & Save a Letter
    • Open & Edit a Letter
    • Using Scrollbars
    • Selecting Text
    • Cut, Copy, Paste
    • Formatting Characters
    • Insert Picture & Date
    • Creating Lists
    • Text Align & Spacing
    • Find & Replace
    • Fundraiser Flyer
      • Format Flyer Text
      • Add Flyer Photo
      • Flyer Date & Set Up
  • WordPad Windows Vista & XP
    • The Interface
    • Write & Save a Letter
    • Open & Edit a Letter
    • Selecting Text
    • Cut, Copy & Paste
    • Format Characters
    • Create List/Insert Date
    • Find and Replace
  • Microsoft Paint
    • Microsoft Paint Windows 7
      • The Color Box
      • Clear Background
      • Draw Lines
      • Create Shapes
      • Happy Face
      • Color Clip Art
      • Building a House
      • Painting Simba
    • Microsoft Paint Windows Vista & XP
      • The Color Box
      • The Toolbox-Part 1
      • The Toolbox-Part 2
      • The Title & Menu Bar
      • Clear Background
      • Smiley Face
      • Building a House
      • Paint Clip Art
      • Painting Simba
  • Microsoft Works
    • Write & Save a Letter
    • Open & Edit a Letter
    • Alignment Features
    • Cut, Copy, Paste
    • Fonts, Bold, Italic
    • Creating Tables
    • Add a Picture
    • Create an Envelope
    • Create Letterhead
  • Photoshop Elements 14
    • The Interface
    • The Toolbox
      • The Move Tool
      • The Zoom Tool
      • The Hand Tool
      • The Color Picker Tool
      • The Cookie Cutter Tool
      • The Crop Tool
      • The Straighten Tool
      • The Selection Tools
        • The Marquee Tool
        • The Magic Wand Tool
        • The Lasso Tools
        • The Selection Brush
      • The Shape Tools
      • The Retouching Tools
      • Painting & Drawing Tools
      • Paint Bucket & Gradients
      • The Type Tools
    • Layers
    • Menu & Options Bar
    • The Histogram & Levels
      • Clipping & the Histogram
  • Elements 14 Projects
    • Quick Vignette
    • Oval Vignette
    • Picture to Watercolor
    • Text & Frame Beveling
    • Painted Layer Effect
      • Painted Layer-The Bard
      • Painted Layer-Queen's Men
    • Combine Photos
    • Frame to Focus
    • Black & White Charmer
    • Fill Text with Pictures
    • Pansy Text
    • Your Name Flambe
    • BEATS Animation
    • Ripple Animation
  • Elements 14 Collage
    • One on One Collage
    • Travel Photo Collage
    • Nine Square Collage
    • Pop Art Collage
    • Puzzle Collage
    • Picture Stack
    • Black Line Template
    • TV & iPhone Collages
    • Change Perspective
  • Elements 14 Photo Restoration
    • Develop Your Negatives
    • Washed Out Photo Fix
    • Shadows and Highlights
    • Using Auto Smart Tone
    • Fixing Jazzy Cookies
    • Repair Facial Glare
    • Wardrobe Repair
    • Lengthen Clothing & Get Thin
    • Restore Antique Photo
    • Restore with Matt & Filters
    • Remove Background Clutter
    • Fix Red Eye & Pet Eye
    • Retouch a Dull Sky
    • Color Black & White Photo
    • Color Skin Tone
    • Repair Glasses Glare
    • Photo Storage and Care
    • Scanning Photos
    • Public Domain Images
    • The History of Photography
  • Photoshop Elements 12
    • Lesson Plans for Version 12
  • Photoshop Elements 10
    • Lesson Plans for Version 10
  • Photoshop Elements 8
    • Lesson Plans for Version 8
  • Photoshop Elements 6 & 7
    • Lesson Plans for Version 6 & 7
  • Photoshop Elements 5
    • Lesson Plans for Version 5

Get Connected

Get Connected

  • Search Engines
    • Search with Google
    • Wolfram Alpha
    • Search with Bing
    • Find it with Zuula
    • Search with Metacrawler
  • Find it with Yelp
  • Maps and Directions
  • Google Earth
    • Install & Open Google Earth
    • Let's Try It!
    • Using Navigation Controls
    • Video Tutorials & Help Menu
  • Online Greeting Cards
  • Internet Explorer
    • Browser Overview
    • Using Toolbars
    • Using Favorites
    • Set Up a Home Page
    • Internet Addresses
    • Tab Browsing & Closing
  • Using Email
    • Set Up Free Email
    • Send an Email
    • Attach Pictures
    • Download Animations to Attach
    • Email Settings, Themes & Help
  • Microsoft Outlook
    • Microsoft Outlook 2013
      • The Outlook Interface
      • Setting Up New Email
      • The Message Tab
      • Organizing Your Calendar
      • Meeting Setup/View Buttons
      • Setting up Tasks
      • Assigning Tasks to Others
      • Creating Notes
      • Reopen & Edit Notes
    • Microsoft Outlook 2010
      • Setting Up New Email
      • Adding New Contacts
      • The Message Tab
      • Organizing Your Calendar
      • Using Tasks
      • Making Notes
    • Microsoft Outlook 2007
      • Setting Up New Email
      • Adding New Contacts
      • The Message Tab
      • Organizing Your Calendar
      • Using Tasks
      • Making Notes
  • Facebook
    • Facebook Sign-Up
    • Facebook Profile
    • Facebook Friends
    • Facebook How to Post
    • Facebook Privacy Settings
    • Facebook Help & Support
  • Pinterest
    • Pinterest Settings
    • Pinterest Boards
    • Pin from Internet
    • Pin from Web Search
    • Pinterest Repins
    • Pinterest Comments & Help
  • Back to Work Tips
    • Catholic Charities
    • Community Action
    • Veteran Affairs
    • Jobs Over 50
    • McDonald's
    • NCOA
    • Public Libraries
    • Salvation Army
    • Senior Job Bank
    • Target
    • Unemployment Lifeline
    • Using Email
    • United Way
    • Walmart

Explore the World

Explore the World

  • Internet Cafe
    • Pictures of the Week
    • Magazines & Newspapers
    • Encyclopedias
    • National Geographic
    • Weather Information
    • ESPN.com
    • AARP
    • Snopes.com
    • Answers.com
    • The Motley Fool
    • The Newseum
    • AllMyFaves.com
  • Photography Studio
    • Dave Berry Bio
    • Photography Tutorials
    • Canon
    • Dave Black Photography
    • dpreview.com
    • Leica
    • Lexar
    • Luminous Landscape
    • Moose Peterson
    • Nikon
    • NWP Photo Forum
    • Photograph America
    • PhotographyTips.com
    • Rob Galbraith
    • Sports Shooter
  • Lifelong Learning
    • Nancy Nordstrom Bio
    • The Brain
    • Top 10 Benefits
    • In the Classroom
    • Educational Travel
    • Community Service
    • Online Internet Learning
    • Blogging with Nancy
      • We Have a Choice
      • Later Life Philosophy
      • Hat Trick of Learning
      • Mind, Body, Spirit
      • Learning Opportunities
      • Lifelong Learning's History
      • Socialization
      • The Mind
      • Mind Exercises
      • Mind Research
      • Mind/Body Connection
      • Mind/Body Connection II
      • Balance
    • Nancy's Book
  • Good Ways to Write
    • Lynette Smith Bio
    • Spelling Tips
    • Using Punctuation
    • Word Placement
    • Word Usage
    • Clear, Concise Writing
    • Formatting in Word/HTML
    • Heartfelt Appreciation Stories
    • How to Write an Appreciation Letter
    • Fun Memoir-Writing Strategies
    • 12 Steps to Indi-Publish Your Book
    • The Four Agreements
    • Other Resources
    • Lynette's Book
  • Health & Fitness Center
    • Useful Websites
    • Academy of Nutrition
    • Aerobic-Strength Balance
    • Arthritis Foundatioon
    • Blood Pressure
    • CDC
    • Cholesterol
    • Cooper Aerobics
    • Doctor Talk
    • Eyesight
    • Health & Fitness Assn.
    • Heart Disease & Cancer
    • Know the Score
    • Natl Institute on Aging
    • Memory Loss
    • NIH Exercise
    • National Senior Games
    • National Woman's Health
    • Stress
  • Campus Kitchen
    • Patti Berry's Bio
    • PattiCake Fall Favorites
    • PattiCake New Favorites
    • PattiCake Potpourri
    • PattiCake Spring Sweets
    • PattiCake Summer Fun
    • PattiCake Winter Treats
    • PattiCake Lollipop Favor
    • PattiCake Pets
    • PattiCake Special
    • PattiCake Tips
    • Campbell Soups
    • Candyland Crafts
    • Cooking Light
    • Copykat.com
    • Eagle Brand Recipes
    • Energy & Snack Bars
    • Food Network
    • GE Applicances
    • Healthy Holiday Tips
    • Kitchen Krafts
    • Kraft Foods
    • Hersheys Recipes
    • Land O'Lakes
    • LowCalLowFatBreakfast
    • Pepperidge Farm
    • Rachel Ray
    • Salad Sensibility
    • Taste of Home
  • Government
    • C-SPAN
    • The Senate
    • The House
    • The Hill
    • NWYC
    • OurDocuments.gov
    • Politico.com
    • RollCall.com
    • Rush Limbaugh Show
    • The Huffington Post
    • USA.gov
    • The Washington Post
    • The White House
  • Travel Center
    • Tips for Boomers & Seniors
    • Traveling with Disabilities
    • Adventure Canada
    • Adventures in the U. S.
    • Anniversary Trips
    • Bed & Breakfasts
    • Elegant Glamping
    • Fishing Trips
    • Grandparents Travel
    • Museums & History
    • Riverboats
    • Shopping Trips
    • Travel-Roadscholar
  • Senior List
    • Amie Clark Bio
    • Top 10 iPhone Apps
    • Senior Housing Options
    • Adult Care Spotlight
    • Preparing-to-Move Tips
    • Family Meetings & Caregivers
    • Connect with Caregivers
    • The Cost of Care
    • Co-Housing Defined
    • The Hospital Visit