Microsoft Excel
Spreadsheet software


In this lesson you are going to learn the skills to use a spreadsheet effectively.  You will begin by learning basic skills for Excel, then extend your skills by completing a spreadsheet on sweets, creating your own interactive pocket money calculator and then putting your skills to the test by setting up a set of accounts for a record store.

The National Curriculum ICT skills you will develop in this lesson are:

Explore the effects of changing the variables in a computer model.

Check accuracy of data in order to organise and process using ICT.
Selecting appropriate ICT software.
Use ICT equipment and software independently.

Skills adapted from the Welsh IT curriculum 2002

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