OpenOffice.org 3 is the leading open-source office software suite for word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, graphics, databases and more. It is available in many languages and works on all common computers. It stores all your data in an international open standard format and can also read and write files from other common office software packages. It can be downloaded and used completely free of charge for any purpose. Students may download at home for their use (be sure to have permission from your parents).

Click here to download Open Office


Click on the link below to complete a project that will allow you to explore the basics of using Open Office's word processing application "Text Document".



After the lesson is completed the class will be taking the following quiz.

Final OO Basics Quiz



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