(1) Introduction to Computers and Routines/Mouse Skills    

(1) Rules and Routines - Mouse Practice /internet terms

Mouse Practice:

All Mouse Skills
Mouse Games

Bees and Honey
                                                                                   DRAG and DROP

ABCya Alphabet Order- Kinder
Starfall Shape Sort
Sorting Fuzz Bugs

(2) Star Reader and Math Assessment - Sept


 (1) Rules and Routines - Mouse Practice /internet terms
What is the Internet? (Learn that the Internet can help you learn) Navigating through a website and Internet Terms

(1)  - Review of Mouse Skills and computer terms (Web address)- Using a website to Learn new things - Navigating on Mr. Badger's website

 http://www.abcya.com/alphabet.htm  http://www.abcya.com/alphabet_bubble_letter_match.htm         http://www.abcya.com/alphabet_matching_game.htm  
 http://www.abcya.com/connect_the_dots_abc_order.htm  http://www.abcya.com/alphabet_puzzle.htm  http://www.abcya.com/letter_match_uppercase_lowercase.htm  
 http://www.abcya.com/sight_words_recognition.htm  http://www.abcya.com/dolch_sight_word_bingo.htm  http://www.abcya.com/dolch_sight_word_spelling.htm  
 http://www.abcya.com/addition.htm  http://www.abcya.com/counting_fish.htm  



(3) Keyboarding Skills (Mouse Control/Navigating in a Website) - Using two hands. Students will continue to be introduced to correct keyboarding technique.

(1) What is the Internet? and How can it help you learn? (Mouse Control/Navigating in a Website)

Starfall.com opened in September of 2002 as a free public service to teach children to read with phonics. It allows students to practice with sounds and much more. It also has fiction/nonfiction books for students to read.

(1) Be Safe online (Internet Safety) and Parts of the computer, what makes the computer run - Terms like Monitor.

Internet Safety Pledge

(4) Google Drive/ Collabrify Flipbook

Students will be introduced with Google Drive. They will learn all about Collabrify Flipbook. Students will use Collabrify Flipbook, which will allow students to write, draw, and even insert images within the file to create stories and other types of writing.

Students will be introduced to Google Drive. Logging in, creating a document, titling and saving. As part of this intro students will create three products.

Log into Google Drive for first time.

  1. Go to mrpearse.com
  2. Log into Google Drive.
  3. Create document 
  4. Click on "Untitled Document" and title it "Test"
  5. First and last name.
 Crazy Letters (2 classes)

Lesson 1
  1. Log in. 
  2. Create new document and title "Crazy Letters"
  3. Title, first and last name.
  4. Miss a line.
  5. Type students first name.
  6. Increase font to 60.
  7. Change font style of each letter.
  8. Change color of each letter.
  1. Same as lesson 1 but with first and last name.
 My Diary (2 classes)
Students will create a diary or personal journal. Each week they will date their journal and write a minimum of two lines.
  1. Go to mrpearse.com
  2. Log into Google Drive
  3. Click on "Create"
  4. Click on "Document"
  5. Click on "untitled document" and write "My Diary"
  6. Create title at top of page.
  7. Add authors name underneath title.
  8. Miss a line.
  9. Write today's date. e.g. Thursday
Folder time (1 Class)

(1) What is the Internet? and How can it help you learn? (Mouse Control/Navigating in a Website)


XtraMath is a free web program that teaches addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts which are critical to success in mathematics.

(3)   The World of CODING - students will be introduced using coding. Students will be using Code.org online and other online coding games to learn about the power and importance of coding in the world we live in.

Coding Sections per Grade Level/Class


(2) Star Reader and Math Assessment - Jan

(4) Google Drive/Google Docs

Students will be introduced with Google docs. Students will learn how to create and name a google Doc, format text, and even making lists.


(2) All About Research and citing your source - Students will research on the SUN and Moon. This is a topic that will reinforce what they are learning about the sun and moon in the classroom. Students will be using Brainpopjr to do collect their research.


(6) End of Year Project - Sun/Moon

Students will be creating a Flipbook file that will showcase the research they do on the sun and moon.

1st grade Academic games