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Mr. Balaguer's Computer Class Home Page



Computer Curriculum

Computer Lab Rules


College Readiness Starts NOW!

The Basics of Writing

The (advanced) Basics of Writing

Current New York State Educational Standards

Common Core Literacy Standards


Grading Rubrics

Homework Grading Rubric

Notebook Grading Rubric

Keyboarding Grading Rubric

MYON Grading Rubric

Internet Questions Grading Rubric

Powerpoint Grading Rubric



Looking for Typing Practice? Look no further!

The Basics of Touch Typing

Online Typing Practice

More Online Typing Practice

Still More Online Typing Practice

Even More Online Typing Practice

Oh My Gosh! More Online Typing Practice

And the Online Typing Practice goes on!


F.A.Q.s (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. We do not have a computer/Internet access at our home. How will this effect my child's grade?
2. My child says there is no homework for computer class. Is that true?
3. What software will my child be learning?
4. Why does the computer lab use Mac instead of PC?
5. What safeguards are in place to protect my child on the Internet?

1. I don't have a computer at home. How can I do my homework?
2. Can I use the typing program we use in class at home?
3. Can I complete my project at home?
4. Can I do a project for extra credit?
5. Can I print out my homework/exit projects/reports for other classes in the computer lab?