Please open Microsoft Front Page
by going to Start--Programs--FrontPage
There are three "views" in FrontPage:
Normal, HTML and Preview. You will use the first one to write and the last
view to see how it looks on the
Internet if published.
Step 1: MAKING TABLES AND CELLS
Go to the word Table on the top and click on it and then move to insert
Write in the number 1 for row and 1 for columns.
For width write in 100 percent
Go to Table again.
Go down to table properties.
Choose a background color using custom or colors already there. Make
sure the colors are light so dark print shows up.
Put the cursor inside this table and hit enter several times to enlarge
To make another table inside this main table, place your cursor inside
the first table and repeat .
To make a new table put your cursor under the first table. Make the
second with 3 columns and one row.
Make the next table with two columns and 4 rows.
Step 2: WRITING YOUR TEXT
Please write the headlines for your newspaper articles in the appropriate
You can change fonts by going to format.
If you have finished your newspaper articles copy them from nicenet or
in Microsoft Word and paste them at the bottom of the page.
Step 3: INSERTING PICTURES FROM THE
Open Internet Explorer (a browser) or Netscape Navigator
Go to theweb site by typing in the address space THE URL- http://teachersnetwork.org/teachnet-lab/fklane/pmaslow/marlene.htm
Position your arrow on the picture and click with the right side of the
Select save picture as and send it to your 3 1/2 floppy drive. Save
it as Romaine.
Go back to your FrontPage program and put cursor in the cell where you
want the image.
Click INSERT--PICTURE--FROM FILE
The dialog box select file appears. Select the picture file Romaine saved
on your disk.
You can center the picture or reduce it by going to cell or table properties.
Step 4. CREATING HYPERLINKSWith
Write somewhere on your page that the newspaper is based on the play Witness
for the Prosecution.
Highlight the play title.
Select the button INSERT--HYPERLINK
EDIT HYPERLINK dialog box appears. In the space URL, type http://stmarymead.com/eng/e_witness.html,
then click OK .
Within the page create a hyperlink by highlighting the headline of your
Name the bookmark, news and click okay.
Go to the top of the news article and high light the first words.
Name the bookmark, news article and click okay.
Highlight the headline again and go to INSERT-HYPERLINK.
Select the place where you want the link to go which is news article
and type it in also. ( You will have to find the correct dialog box
Step 5: SAVING THE PAGE
Click on the SAVE AS and save
the document on your floppy drive A. Call your file Index.
Step 6: ADDING DIFFERENT FEATURES
Go to FORMAT-THEME and select a theme. Try several themes.
Insert HORIZONTAL LINE
Step 7: VIEWING YOUR PAGE
Close your FrontPage program
Go to MY COMPUTER and then to 3 1/2 floppy drive
Select the file INDEX and double click on it
Click on the hyperlink to see if it works.
To edit your page again with FrontPage, open FrontPage Program again, and
click on FILE--OPEN WEB.
Select 3 1/2 floppy drive and click OK
Wait to see the files and folders on the right side. Click on the INDEX
file to open and edit your main page.
Step 8: CREATING A FEEDBACK FORM
You should be in FrontPage, normal view
Go to FILE-NEW-PAGE
Select Feedback form and click OK.
You may edit the text and/or different questions
Save the page
Create the link from your index page to your feedback form
See how the page looks by clicking on the preview or going to the floppy
drive and clicking on your index page.