Technology


Computer Lab Activities

 

Objectives:

1.  Learn to login, open programs, and logout/shutdown.

2.  Work with programs like Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Paint, and Internet Explorer.

3.  Use these programs to create classroom projects, research, and complete assignments.

4.  Improve keyboarding skills.

5.  Refine search and research techniques.

               

 Favorite Web Sites:

Free online typing practice:  http://www.powertyping.com/#pt 

 
K - 2nd                    3rd & 4th                                 5th - 8th   

1. Starfall                1.  Sheppard Software            1. Typing practice

2. Coolmath            2.  ComputerLabKids               2.  Gaggle

3. Funbrain             3.  Zoopz                                 3. SwitchedOnLearning   

4.  Netsmartz           4.  CyberSmart                      4.  Math NCTM Illumin.

5.  Lil Fingers           5.  Fire Safety                         5.  Math Magician

6. Drawing               6.  Multiplication.com              6.  Interactive Math

7. LearningPlanet     7Math Mayhem

 8. Math Magician     8.  Math Magician                    7.  Map Quiz

 9. Pics4Learning      9.  Yahoo Kids                         8. Research
 10. KidsPlay                  10. Pics4Learning                            9. Pics4Learning 
  11. Hector's World            11.  Visual Fractions                             10. vocabulary workshop
12.  ReadWriteThink            12. Crayon Physics                                11.  MIT SKETCH
 
 Additionl Math Topics:
 

Special Monthly and Holiday Activities and Links:

January    February    March           April         May            June

July          August       September   October   November   December

 Grade Level Activities and Skills:

 

Standard               K-2nd Grade       3rd-4th grade      5th - 8th Grade

NETS Standard 1:  Use input devices (e.g., mouse, keyboard, remote control) and output devices (e.g., monitor, printer) to successfully operate computers, VCRs, audiotapes, and other technologies.

Growing with Technology L1

Keyboarding Lessons

Growing with Technology L3  

Growing with Technology L5

Computer Parts Jigsaw Puzzle

Computer Quiz


Typing Pal Keyboard Lessons BBC Dance Mat Typing  

 

NETS Standard 2:  Use a variety of media and technology resources for directed and independent learning activities. Technology at Home Brain Pop   Brain Pop  
 Starfall    
     

 

NETS Standard 3: Communicate about technology using developmentally appropriate and accurate terminology.  Webwisekids Internet Safety     Gaggle.net
  Cyber Smart    
    Rules for Internet Safety  

 

NETS Standard 4: Use developmentally appropriate multimedia resources (e.g., interactive books, educational software, elementary multimedia encyclopedias) to support learning. Fun Brain Math Activities

TVO Kids

TVO Math

5th Grade Skills Practice
Primary Games Holiday Toon University Bucky's Blueprints

 Woodlands

I Know That

Math Money Mayhem

Punctuation Paintball

I Know That

SpellingCity

 

NETS Standard 5: Work cooperatively and collaboratively with peers, family members, and others when using technology in the classroom.     Gaggle 
     
     

 

NETS Standard 6: Demonstrate positive social and ethical behaviors when using technology. NetSmart Kids Internet Safety Rules for Internet Safety
Computer Ethics Cyber Smart Surf Swell Island
Club Penguin Whyville

 

NETS Standard 7: Practice responsible use of technology systems and software.      
     
     

 

NETS Standard 8: Create developmentally appropriate multimedia products with support from teachers, family members, or student partners. KidPix  Powerpoint  Powerpoint 
    Photo Story 
     

 

NETS Standard 9: Use technology resources (e.g., puzzles, logical thinking programs, writing tools, digital cameras, drawing tools) for problem solving, communication, and illustration of thoughts, ideas, and stories. Mr. Elephant's Matching Game  Zoopz!  Rush Hour! 
Drawing for Kids     
Harold's Purple Crayon     

 

NETS Standard 10:  Gather information and communicate with others using telecommunications, with support from teachers, family members, or student partners.     Gaggle 
    Hotchalk 
     


 

Internet Acceptable Use Policy

 

Dear Parent,

I have exciting news... You can now place your Scholastic Book Club and Technology orders online!

Browse all the great monthly Club selections at low prices and order online. Plus, our class earns a FREE book and points towards software every time a parent orders online.

Here's how it works:


 

  1. Use the information below to access the Scholastic Book Clubs Web site.
  2. Browse the titles with your child, and place your order with your credit card.
  3. Your order will come to me, and your credit card payment will go directly to Scholastic's secure server. There's no need to send money to school.
  4. After I submit the entire class's order to Scholastic, your order will be delivered to our classroom for your child to take home.

www.scholastic.com/bookclubs

Class User Name:     TrinityLSH

Password:     Trinity

Ordering online is the most convenient way to use Scholastic Book Clubs. You can order anytime, right up until the online order due date. You'll also get instant access to over 500 additional titles plus online-only specials and discounts.

And don't forget: Every time a parent places an order online, we earn a FREE book for our classroom library!

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Sincerely,

BETH   BOESTER