Computer Literacy Teacher Resources
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Basic Computer Skills for Students with Emotional/Behavior Disorders
Create journal entries and basic internet searches to show that they know basic computer skills. Children diagnosed with emotional or behavioral disorders demonstrate computer skills such as typing and following directions.
4th - 6th Technology & Engineering 10 Views 50 Downloads
Keys on a Keyboard
Begin developing basic computer and typing skills early on with your youngsters and introduce them to the keys on a keyboard with this simple instructional activity! Learners begin by identifying the appropriate key (i.e. enter, shift, space bar, etc.
K 21st Century Skills 52 Views 29 Downloads
Scholars of all ages can use the various tools of technology to construct and illustrate a story. Utilizing this resource, learners work with a partner to brainstorm and draft a story based on personal experience. They use computer skills that combine text, images, and voice recording to create a final draft of their story.
3rd - 12th Language Arts 21 Views 393 Downloads
An Animal Report
Third graders create reports in the fashion of small books. They write brief descriptions for a variety of topics and answering a variety of questions. They create a picture book for their individual animals. They utilize basic computer skills such as word processing and typing.
3rd Language Arts 7 Views 26 Downloads
Britain2 is a desktop publishing tool that one can use to introduce basic computer skills. For this lesson, 6th graders are walked through the step needed to create and publish a document on their computer. This is basically a computer lesson with a social studies element thrown in.
6th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 0 Downloads
Art is a thoughtful and beautiful to motivate students in so many subjects. This lesson has students practice basic computer skills while examining a famous piece of art. They consider the color, style, and feeling of the piece. A rubric, directions, and jpg are included.
3rd Technology & Engineering 3 Views 1 Download
Tech Integration Project: Resume Creation
Having a good resume is the first step to getting your foot in the door for a job interview. Teach high schoolers how to wow their future employers with a well-organized, tailored, and grammatically correct resume. The lesson includes a project launcher for Word to make this task as simple as possible.
9th - 12th Language Arts 14 Views 30 Downloads
Name Parts of a Computer and Terms for Interface Elements
Familiarize your young learners with the parts of a computer and some basic key terms relating to technology. As the teacher demonstrates using an LCD projector, class members practice moving a mouse, opening the Internet, typing in a web address, and using an online interactive game.
K - 2nd 21st Century Skills 61 Views 49 Downloads
Whether you're teaching ELD or language arts, young learners can always use a tip or two on writing with description. They discuss adjectives as a class and read Many Luscious Lollipops by Ruth Heller. They get into groups where each kid takes a picture and describes it with an adjective-heavy sentence.
2nd Language Arts 13 Views 67 Downloads
Students practice their writing and spelling skills by dictating an assignment in WordPerfect. Lesson can be adapted is several ways to address different learning levels as well as varying levels of computer skills. Once dictation is completed, they compare to a printed handout of the dictation for any error correction.
7th - 9th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 12 Downloads
Esperanza Rising - Anticipation Guide
Learn about Mexican culture while simultaneously strengthening reading, writing and computer skills. In order to get the most out of Esperanza Rising, pupils should have prior knowledge of Mexican culture. Therefore, there are links to a website included, and an anticipation guide designed to prepare your class.
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 19 Views 81 Downloads
Spring Time Trees/Flowers
Plan ahead! Integrate science and language arts! Schedule your reading of C.S. Lewis’ The Lion, the Witch, and The Wardrobe to coincide with the arrival of spring. As pupils read Chapter 11 of the Lewis classic, they are assigned one of the trees or flowers mentioned, as well as vegetation found on the school grounds, to research.
5th Language Arts 6 Views 21 Downloads
Tech Integration Project Lesson Accelerator: Project Overview
Prepare middle schoolers for life in the tech world with a lesson on entering, storing, sorting, and creating database collections. They use a database tool, such as excel, to record the contents of their CD collections. They then practice using different database layouts, fields, and options.
7th - 8th Technology & Engineering 5 Views 13 Downloads
Computer Whiz Certificate
As computer skills become more and more relevant, it is important to celebrate individuals who show promise in this area. Express this sentiment with a certificate for the computer savvy. You can use some computer skills yourself as you type the student's name, the date, and your own name straight into the document, and then print it out.
1st - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Poetic Math Greeting Cards
Fourth graders work in groups; collect data in a survey; depict in tables, charts, or graphs the results of the survey; and make predictions. They use creative writing skills and computer skills to generate a greeting card of their own.
4th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Writing with Technology - Publish a Story or Report
Many schools allocate time for the computer lab each week; this lesson would be a great use of that time. Students complete a graphic organizer to decide what they'd most like to write about: a report, short story, fiction, non-fiction, personal narrative.
4th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 12 Downloads