Springfield Adult Learning Center

Microsoft Word

1. Intro to Microsoft Word

DigitalLearn.org offers free self-paced tutorials in Microsoft Word. After selecting the above link, click on the "Start Course" button to begin the activity.

  • Intro to Word
  • Saving Your Work
  • Formatting
  • Cut, Copy, & Paste
  • Insert a Picture
Intro to Microsoft Word

2. Microsoft Word 2013 Tutorials

GCFLearnFree.org offers free self-paced tutorials in Microsoft Word 2013. After selecting the above link, begin with tutorial number four in the Word Basics section.

Microsoft Word 2013 Tutorials

3. Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013

Learn how to perform basic tasks in Microsoft Word.

Topics Covered:
  • The Ribbon
  • Enter Text / Select Text / Move Text
  • The Spellchecker
  • Fix Grammatical Mistakes
  • Copy / Cut / Paste
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013

4. Saving & Printing Documents

Learn how to save and print your work.

Topics Covered:
  • The Backstage View
  • Save
  • Print
Saving & Printing Documents

5. Formatting Documents

Learn how to make documents more visually appealing and easier to read.

Topics Covered:
  • Font Formatting
  • Paragraph Alignment
  • Styles
  • Bullets & Numbering
  • Line Spacing
Formatting Documents

6. Insert Images & Tables

Learn how to add pictures and data tables to your document.

Topics Covered:
  • Insert a Picture
  • Resize a Picture
  • Move a Picture
  • Picture Layout Options
  • Insert a Table
  • Format a Table
Insert Images & Tables

7. Page Layout & Design

Learn how to change the page layout and general design of your document.

Topics Covered:
  • Design Tab
  • Page Layout Tab
  • View Tab
  • Insert a Header
  • Insert a Footer
  • Margins
  • Page Orientation
  • Themes
Page Layout & Design