Out & About in the World of Technology is an updated and revised for the Microsoft Office 2010, Internet browsers, and email upgrades, replaces the previous version, Out & About in the World of Computers, but it also serves as a stand-alone updated for Office 2010 and beyond. This innovative, practical textbook empowers beginning learners of English to succeed in the world of technology by developing their computing and internet skills and confidence while simultaneously reinforcing their English skills.
The dynamic, student-centered approach helps students to:
- build basic word processing skills;
- navigate the Internet and use email;
- master useful vocabulary related to everyday topics, while building a core of computer-specific vocabulary;
- acquire important life skills through practical, hands-on activities.
Each unit features step-by-step illustrated instructions and includes vocabulary-building activities, skill reviews, portfolio projects, reading and writing assignments, interactive pair tasks, and unit checklists. Key language, vocabulary, and computer skills are recycled and reinforced.
Designed for use with computers equipped with Microsoft Windows 7 and beyond, Office 2010, and Internet Explorer 9.