Technology

We will be focusing on keyboarding, research strategies, digital citizenship, and creative design. In the computer lab we use digital tools to learn about the world around us and share our ideas with each other. It’s going to be an exciting year!

Grade 1, 2 and 3 Typing Games: Click Here.
Grade 4 Typing Games: Click Here.
Grade 5 and 6 Typing Games: Click Here.
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Kindergarten is practicing pointing, clicking, and becoming acquainted with the keyboard. They use KidPix and go to websites such as Starfall and ABCya.com. 

The 5th graders are creating a book about the 13 colonies using Book Creator.
The 13 colonies facts  - click here.
13 colony activities - click here

Our first graders continue to improve their keyboarding skills by creating seasonal word lists, writing stories, and completing simple research projects such as weather.
https://www.pebblego.com/

The 6th grade is examining ancient civilizations and creating a website about a fictional ancient civilization that has just been discovered.

In second grade keyboarding skills transition to word processing skills. Students are currently learning about service animals and how they help people. We started with the story of Owney, the post office dog.

Grade 7  is currently working on a presentation for the younger students about RESPECT. This includes self-respect, respect for others, and respect of property.


Third graders focus on research skills and fact-finding missions. They use a variety of presentation mediums to share their findings. The area we are now focusing on is digital citizenship.
https://www.digitalcompass.org/game/

Grade 8 is currently working with Mrs. Goodwin

The fourth grade is currently working on their keyboard skills to help them be confident for our state tests in the spring. They can use the links located at the top of this page to practice any time!

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Stay tuned!