Primary School Computers/Media Literacy


2019-20 IT'S GOING TO BE A GREAT YEAR!!

COMPUTER LAB
We will be working on 
Kindergarten- colors, letter sounds and mouse skills
First grade -typing, story writing, Word processing
Second grade- typing on home keys,Excel, story creation, letter writing

    I am  Ms. Biroc and I am the Computer/Media Literacy Teacher.  My mission is to prepare your students to succeed in our ever changing technological society.  I will utilize age appropriate software to expand their knowledge, competencies and skills.  We will create,write and draw various projects throughout the year. We are learning to use Microsoft Word,PowerPoint, as well as, Google and  numerous other programs. 

   

I have listed below a few of the typing websites we use in class.   Please  use these sites at home to improve your child's keyboarding skills.

 TYPING SKILLS WEBSITES


 http://www.annrymer.com/keyseeker/ - KINDERGARTEN KEYBOARD LETTER RECOGNITION

 DANCE MAT TYPING ---http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/    free typing program

http://www.learninggamesforkids.com/keyboarding_games.html

 http://www.funtotype.com

typing games- free typing games for kids

Hard at work on our typing skills

Eyes up, using two hands

Working hard on our typing skills.  Eyes up and using two hands!!

  MEDIA LITERACY

We will be using IPads and Chromebooks throughout the year in our new Media Literacy Program, as well as, reading and reviewing many books and stories.


MEDIA LITERACY-- STORY WEBSITES


WWW.STORYNORY.COM                    WWW.MAGICKEYS.COM           WWW.STORYLINEONLINE.NET                

READINGEGGS.COM               GETEPIC.COM               


WE HAVE CREATED A GREAT PAGE FOR YOU TO GO AND REVIEW ANY BOOKS YOU READ SO OTHERS MAY CHECK THEM OUT BEFORE READING THEM.

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW


BOOK REVIEW LINK FOR GRADES K AND 1

   https://docs.google.com/a/millstone.k12.nj.us/forms/d/1puR1s-9jZJiAXfTh6Q89hWB4t5ocP5y_8hB1fyW12Ck/edit?usp=sharing


BOOK REVIEW LINK FOR GRADE 2

https://docs.google.com/a/millstone.k12.nj.us/forms/d/17znbksbJN3LG2u-FGClbN6anzQIq5AFYISO4mhehvBY/edit


Feel free to e-mail me at birocj@millstone.k12.nj.us if you have any questions or concerns. I enjoy working with each and every student and watching as they grow and expand their computer knowledge.


Math Skills

     -download for math 2+2 a fun math site for children

        Reading Skills

Readingeggs.com - a great website to use at home for reading practice


K-2 page-  this page has a selection of websites we use in the primary school throughout the year. feel free to use these sites with your children at home.





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