# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Computer Information Systems Task 1706535608

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Proofread and edit a multimedia presentation.

Definition

Proofreading and editing includes reviewing a presentation, marking errors and undesirable items or effects, and modifying the presentation. Possible items to be edited include

  • misspelled words
  • repetition and redundant language
  • incorrect grammar
  • undesirable formatting
  • confusing slide sequence
  • inappropriate or excessive graphics, animations, or transitions.

Related Standards of Learning

English

9.7

The student will self- and peer-edit writing for capitalization, punctuation, spelling, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English.
  1. Use parallel structure across sentences and paragraphs.
  2. Use appositives, main clauses, and subordinate clauses.
  3. Use commas and semicolons to distinguish and divide main and subordinate clauses.
  4. Distinguish between active and passive voice.
  5. Use a variety of sentence structures to infuse sentence variety in writing.

10.7

The student will self- and peer-edit writing for capitalization, punctuation, spelling, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English.
  1. Use parallel structure across sentences and paragraphs.
  2. Use complex sentence structure to infuse sentence variety in writing.
  3. Distinguish between active and passive voice.
  4. Use colons correctly.
  5. Analyze the writing of others and suggest how writing might be improved.

11.7

The student will self- and peer-edit writing for capitalization, punctuation, spelling, sentence structure, paragraphing, and Standard English.
  1. Use complex sentence structure to infuse sentence variety in writing.
  2. Use verbals and verbal phrases correctly to achieve sentence conciseness and variety.
  3. Distinguish between active and passive voice.

12.7

The student will self- and peer-edit writing for Standard English.
  1. Use complex sentence structure to infuse sentence variety in writing.
  2. Edit, proofread, and prepare writing for intended audience and purpose.
  3. Use a style manual, such as that of the Modern Language Association (MLA) or the American Psychological Association (APA), to apply rules for punctuation and formatting of direct quotations.

Other Related Standards

FBLA Competitive Events and Activities Areas

3D Animation

 

American Enterprise Project

 

Business Law

 

Business Presentation

 

Business Procedures

 

Community Service Project

 

Desktop Publishing

 

Digital Design & Promotion

 

Digital Video Production

 

E-Business

 

Electronic Career Portfolio

 

Mobile Application Development

 

Partnership with Business Project

 

Public Service Announcement

 

Sales Presentation

 

Social Media Challenge

 

Web Site Design

The topic for this event changes from year to year. The annual topic may or may not correlate with this particular course. Please refer to the current Virginia FBLA State Handbook.