Technology Curriculm Objectives:
The technology curriculum for grades K, 1, and 2 loosely follows the overall kindergarten, first, and second grade curriculum. Computer lessons are prepared to reinforce lessons taught in language arts, science, mathematics, etc., This close integration between the classroom lessons and technology helps the children learn to use the computer as an additional tool for learning.
In addition, the second graders are exposed to coding concepts through the use of a programmable robot and iPad apps.
Students do not receive a grade in computer class until third grade.
They will have their first introduction to word processing and will be editing a poem using Microsoft Word. In addition, they will be learning all about money!
Websites used in Computer Class:
Money Game #1
Thinkin' Things 1
Mindy's Constellation Exploration
Rocket Ship Creator
The Tooth Defenders
Hour of Code games
Bad Guy Patrol
Create a Story
Mouse Practice Websites:
13.Pop the Bubble
14.Build a House
15.Tidy the Classroom
16.Bees and Honey
17.Take a Trip