RRP Technology - Where Knowledge is Power!
In 2nd Grade we work on parts of the computer & keyboarding/typing during the first nine weeks. During the second nine weeks, the students will continue to learn typing and will work on Common Sense Media Digital Citizenship lessons. (Link to Common Sense Media is below). During the third nine weeks, students will work on writing and publishing a piece in Microsoft Word. They will also begin research and a PowerPoint presentation. During the final nine week period, second graders will finish their PowerPoint and will do a photography project.
In 1st Grade we begin the year by working on parts of the computer, mouse skills, and internet safety. We will work on Common Sense Media Digital Citizenship lessons. (Link to Common Sense Media is below). We then will spend most of the second nine weeks working on graphing skills. Starting on the third nine weeks, the students work on keyboarding skills as well as writing a letter. Lastly, first grade students will learn how to make a PowerPoint Presentation.
In Kindergarten we begin with the very basics of how to move the mouse, click, click and drag, and double click. We will also begin the year with learning the parts of the computer and how to correctly use the mouse. During the fall, we work on learning about the different things that happen during fall and we will work on Common Sense Media Digital Citizenship lessons. (Link to Common Sense Media is below). After that, we continue with our season study with winter. Starting in the third nine weeks, students work on typing the ABCs and their name. During the 4th nine weeks, students work on a spring unit and discuss internet safety as well as stranger safety.