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Learning About the Basic Parts of the Computer

Learning About the Basic Parts of the Computer

Author: Verna Stone

Student will learn the top five parts of a computer are monitor, keyboard, CPU or "brain," mouse, and headphones.

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The student will use this slideshow to become familiar with the main five parts of the computer. The student will know the term, definition, and image to match the word before the end of this unit.