Word for Beginners

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Flyers, letters, and memos, oh my! Get an overview of Microsoft Word and learn how to create and edit documents using basic formatting tools.


  • Open the program and learn how to find basic program functions (Office button, ribbons, help menu)
  • Enter text into a document
  • Save a document
  • Practice using basic text and page formatting skills such as font size, style, and page justification
  • Practice using Cut/Copy/Paste
  • Insert an image into a document (optional)
  • Use the spell check tool (optional)
  • Print a document

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