Windows Installation

Computer Maintenance
Allan Didier

  1. Take I: follow teacher, no notes
  2. Take II: follow teacher and take detailed notes
  3. Take III: on own
  4. Take IV: different computer or OS
  5. Take V: with Partitioning


Objective Standards and Benchmarks Teacher Will Students Will Materials and Resources Assignments & Assessments Timeline
Students will learn to how install Windows 2000 and Windows XP by installing them on an old computer.

partitioning, formatting, Fat32 vs NTFS, security, drivers, win2000 install, service packs, software install, start menu, printer install,

ISTE 1c,d; 5c 7c

  1. Lead demonstration of windows install
  2. Assist students with installs
  3. Verbally review day's work
  • Follow teacher demonstration on their own computers
  • Take notes
  • Install windowws on their own


old computers, windows XP CD Demonstration while students follow along. Students will install windows on a computer. 4 weeks

English Common Core Standards (in bold)

  1. Demonstrate independence
  2. Build strong content knowledge
  3. Respond to varying demands of audience, task, purpose and discipline
  4. Comprehend as well as critique
  5. Value evidence
  6. Use technology and digital media
  7. Understand other perspectives and cultures


Math Common Core Standards (in bold)

  1. Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them
  2. Reason abstractly and quantitatively
  3. Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others
  4. Model with mathematics
  5. Use appropriate tools strategically
  6. Attend to precision
  7. Look for and make use of structure
  8. Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning