Filing (Adapted)

Recipients of the Filing (Adapted) Digital Badge Credential have demonstrated concept proficiency and completed the following tasks:

Activity 1: Filing Alphabetically  By Name

1.     Gather materials you need.
2.     Look at the first card.  Find the name on the card.
3.     Determine first letter of the name.
4.     Find the tab with that first letter on it.
5.     Place the card behind the tab with the matching letter.
6.     Have your teacher check your work.
7.     Finish filing the rest of the cards behind the matching tabs.
8.     Have your teacher check your work.
9.     Clean up your work area.

Activity 2:  Filing Alphabetically By Last Name

1.     Gather materials you need.
2.     Look at the first card. Find the name on the card.
3.     What is the first letter of the last name?
4.     Find the tab with that first letter on it.
5.     Place the card behind the tab with the matching letter.
6.     Have your teacher check your work.
7.     Finish filing the rest of the cards behind the matching tabs.
8.     Have your teacher check your work.
9.     Clean up your work area.

Activity 3:  Filing By Color

1.     Gather materials you need.
2.     Get colored cards and mix.
3.     Place colored sorting templates on table.
4.     Place first colored card on sorting template of same color.
5.     Put cards on matching template until all cards are matched.
6.     Have your teacher check your work.
7.     Clean up your work area.

Activity 4:  Filing By Month

1.     Gather materials you need.
2.     Each card has a date. Look for the month.
3.     Use Activity 4 Template to see the correct order.
4.     Month 1 is January.  Find any cards with January.
5.     Now look for month 2- February.  Find any February cards.
6.     Put the February cards behind the January cards.
7.     Now look for the March cards. Put them behind the February cards.
8.     Use Activity 4 Template to put all the months in order.
9.     Have your teacher check your work.
10.   Clean up your work area.

Activity 5:  Filing By the Last Number in a Sequence

1.     Gather materials you need.
2.     Put the numbers from Activity 5 Template on the table.
3.     Look at the first green card. Find the last number.
4.     Match the last number on the card to the number on the table.
5.     Have your teacher check your work.
6.     Match the last number on the next card.
7.     Match each card until all the cards are gone.
8.     Ask your teacher to check your work.
9.     Put the materials away and clean up the work area.

Activity Six: Filing  By State Names

1.     Gather materials you need.
2.     Find the three yellow cards with only Iowa, Illinois, and Indiana on them.
3.     Look at one of the other yellow cards. Find the state name.
4.     Match the state name to the card on the table with the same name.
5.     Get your teacher to check your work.
6.     Match each card to the correct state name.
7.     Get your teacher to check your work.
8.     Put the materials away and clean up the work area.

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