Today you will being to learn features of word processing software and how to create different types of documents using a word processing program. We will focus on Google Docs but other word processing software such as OpenOffice Writer, LibreOffice Writer, Microsoft Word, and Corel Wordperfect work almost the same with paid programs such as Microsoft Word and Corel Wordperfect offering some very advanced features.
Head to http://www.gcflearnfree.org/googledocuments and go through the 14 lessons on using Google Docs. Also, go to http://www.gcflearnfree.org/word2010 to see lessons dealing with using Microsoft Word for those of you who have Word installed on your computers.
Next week you will have a project in which you will have to create a document for a grade so please try to learn as much as you can!