Tabs & Indents when used properly help make your document easy to read and give it a professional look. This resource is a complete lesson with no teacher prep necessary. It can be used for a paperless classroom. The slideshow instructable and the activities document can be digital or printed. Ideal for either teacher directed or self-paced learning for anyone who needs to develop Word skills. This lesson has both Letter and A4 size instructables and activities. My students say that they understand tabs and indents much better after completing these activities.
(Resource 30 pages)
A PDF slideshow instructable – an instructional reference for setting tabs and indents on the ruler
- What a tab stop is
- The tab selector
- The tab types and what they mean
- How to set and remove tabs
- What leader tabs are and how to create them
- What ruler indents are
- How to create the different types of indents using the ruler
- Using indents with lists
Activities – learner sets tabs and indents from an activity instructions document which can be digital or a printed task document
Provides practice with
- Setting left, centre, right, decimal and bar tabs. Setting leader tabs in multiple activities. Setting first line, hanging, left and right indents. An application menu activity.
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