Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Word 2013

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Includes over 35 hands-on lessons and unit assessments designed for today's interactive, visual learner.

Part of the Microsoft Office Learn-by-Doing Series


Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Word 2013 is one of the five titles in the Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Office 2013 Series where students are introduced to Microsoft Word 2013 using a hands-on, learn-by-doing approach.

This textbook uses school and workplace themed lessons to introduce students to the powerful tools and features of Microsoft Word 2013. Each new set of Word 2013 skills are clearly explained using a step-by-step, illustrated format that makes learning come to life for the student.

Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Word 2013 (Level 1) is designed to be used by students enrolled in a computer applications course that includes word processing in its curriculum. The lessons in this book build upon one another. Skills and features are presented in an order ranging from basic to intermediate.

  • Aligned to Common Core Standards
  • Designed and formatted for today‚Äôs interactive, visual learner
  • Teaches students basic to intermediate Microsoft Word 2013 skills
  • Lesson content is customized with school and workplace themes
  • Includes over 35 easy-to-follow lessons
  • Includes a comprehensive Curriculum Guide for mapping skills
  • Written and Performance Unit Assessments included with the Instructor Resources
Table of Contents (Condensed)

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 



FREE Online Instructor Resources

The Free Online Instructor Resources for Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Word 2013 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 Word tools, terms, and ribbon features introduced in each unit of the book.
  • Performance Assessments and Answer Keys
    • Performance Assessments measure students' ability to demonstrate the Word skills introduced in each unit of the book.

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      CCTS: Common Career Technical Core Standards

      CCSS-R: Common Core: Reading Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects - Grades 6-12

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      Learn-by-Doing: Microsoft Word 2013 (eTextbook 5 Yr. Student License) - Min. 15
      ISBN: 9781626896406
      Author: Martha McGuinness
      © 2014
      Page Count: 184
      Print Color: Full Color

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