Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Office 2013 Series

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The new series that introduces students to the powerful features and interface of the Microsoft Office 2013 Suite.

Includes: Word 2013 | Excel 2013 | PowerPoint 2013 | Access 2013 | Publisher 2013

Bundle includes all 5 titles shown.


As the name implies, the Learn-by-Doing Microsoft Office 2013 Series gets students learning Microsoft Office 2013 by using its applications to do what is needed to communicate and share information in the real world of work and life. Designed for today’s interactive, visual learner, this series consists of graphical hands-on lessons that get students instantly engaged in applying Microsoft Office 2013 skills.

Rather than provide students with a traditional “click here, then do this” approach, the Learn-by-Doing Series is formatted and designed to get students using and applying Office 2013 skills and tools immediately.

The Learn-by-Doing Series includes the following Microsoft Office 2013 titles:

Word 2013 | Excel 2013 | Access 2013 | PowerPoint 2013 | Publisher 2013

  • Aligned to Common Core Standards
  • Designed and formatted for today’s interactive, visual learner
  • Teaches students basic to intermediate Microsoft Office 2013 skills
  • Lesson content is customized with school and workplace themes
  • Includes comprehensive Curriculum Guides for mapping skills
  • Written and Performance Unit Assessments included with the Instructor Resources
Table of Contents (Condensed)

Microsoft Word 2013


Curriculum Guide

Unit 1
: Document Basics

Unit 2: Formatting Text

Unit 3: Formatting Paragraphs & Editing Text

Unit 4: Working with Tables

Unit 5: Working with Tabs

Unit 6: Working with Columns and Page Setup

Unit 7: Using Headers and Footers

Unit 8: Working with Graphic and Visual Elements

Unit 9: Using Templates 


Microsoft Excel 2013


Curriculum Guide

Unit 1: Worksheet Basics

Unit 2: Formatting Dat

Unit 3: Page Layout Options

Unit 4: Working with Numbers & Formulas

Unit 5: Working with Shapes & Elements

Unit 6: Working with Charts & Graphs


Microsoft PowerPoint 2013


Unit 1:
 Presentation Basics

Unit 2: Customizing Presentations

Unit 3: Enhancing Slide Elements

Unit 4: Using Design Themes & Templates

Unit 5: Applying Transitions & Animations

Unit 6: Working with Presentation Views


Microsoft Access 2013


Unit 1: 
Creating Databases in Table View 

Unit 2: Formatting Databases

Unit 3: Creating Databases in Design View

Unit 4: Working with Queries

Unit 5: Creating Forms & Reports

Unit 6: Manipulating Data


Microsoft Publisher 2013


Unit 1: Publication Basics

Unit 2: Enhancing Objects & Text

Unit 3: Working with Master Pages

Unit 4: Designing Professional Publications

Unit 5: Working with Templates

FREE Online Instructor Resources

The Free Online Instructor Resources for the Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Office 2013 Series are housed on eReadiness.com.


Online Instructor Resources Include:

  • Lesson Source Files
    • To save students from using class time to key text, you may decide to provide these files containing the initial text required to begin each lesson; alternatively, you may require your students to key for extra practice.
  • Lesson Answer Keys
  • Written Assessments and Answer Keys
    • Written Assessments measure students' comprehension of the tools, terms, and ribbon features introduced in each unit.
  • Performance Assessments and Answer Keys
    • Performance Assessments measure students' ability to demonstrate the skills introduced in each unit.
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Instructor Resources: Included FREE for unlimited number of instructors; 5-year access.

Format/Delivery: eTextbook is delivered in PDF format. The eTextbook and student/instructor resources can be uploaded to any LMS or accessed through eReadiness.com.

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The Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Office 2013 Series meets several education standards. Select a title to review its standards correlations. 

Word 2013 | Excel 2013 | Access 2013 | PowerPoint 2013


Grade: 6-8, 9-12

Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Office 2013 Series (eTextbook 5 Yr. Student License) - Min. 15
ISBN: 9781626896390
Author: B.E. Publishing
© 2014
Print Color: Full Color

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