Creating Appropriate Graphics - Memo or Fax
By David Wehmeyer
In this learning activity you'll interpret phone messages to create a fax or a memo.
Students read guidelines for document design, format, and layout. They then type sentences into a textbox and use the techniques discussed to produce a well-designed document.
ElectroMagnetic Radio Waves
By Terry Bartelt
In this animated object, learners examine how magnetic waves are transmitted as radio signals.
Identifying Types of Powerless Language
By Mary Brignall
In this learning activity you'll match powerless language with it's example.
Organizing Sentences for a News Release
By Ann Del Ponte
In this learning activity you'll rewrite a news article into a news release.
By Martha Schwer
The Broadband Telco Services Subscriber Loop
Walk through the subscriber loop and learn how the signal travels from the central office to the subscriber.
The Law of Color
By Joan Kornitz
In this animated object, students examine the shades that result from mixing primary and secondary colors. Color tone and level are also defined.
What's the Point?
By Rosie Bunnow
Learners dissect a portion of a wordy document by summarizing and "chunking" related bits of information to find the important points.