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Inside Your Computer
Computers are amazingly powerful machines that we have come to take for granted. Starting with a simple click of the mouse, this animated video takes you on a trip through the inner workings of computers. Learn how programs allow the different components of a computer to communicate with one another, accomplishing multitude of tasks simultaneously.
4 mins 9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 44 Views 37 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Basic Computer Hardware and Software
Young scholars see pictures and learn vocabulary of basic computer hardware and software. In this computers lesson plan, students are shown pictures of a screen, mouse, keyboard, and other computer parts that they should know and fill out a worksheet in the end.
K - 4th Technology & Engineering 33 Views 86 Downloads
Computer Comparison Project
Students compare computer hardware and software by engaging in a PowerPoint presentation and looking at newspaper advertisements. They enter their data into handheld computers and share it with classmate by beaming it to their handhelds. They work in groups to design a poster of the computer they would chose.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 10 Views 41 Downloads
The Hot Dog Stand
Learners run a computer simulation. They collect data as they work and use the data to create an annual report for their business. Several different simulations could be used for this project. It is desirable for students to do this project individually, but it could be done as a class using a large screen monitor.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 10 Downloads
Arduino Blink Challenge
Emerging engineers read about how Arduino software and how it can be used. Then they follow a nine-step tutorial to connect an Arduino board to a computer and put it to work! The objective is to code a program that will cause an LED to consistently turn on for five seconds, then turn off for two.
9th - 12th Science 5 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
Entrepreneurship: Computer Made Easy
Students explore computer skills in the current job market by completing worksheet activities. In this modern technology lesson, students identify the importance of being technology savvy when it comes to running a business or embarking upon a career.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 49 Views 79 Downloads
What is a Computer Crime?
An important instructional activity on cybercrimes is here for you. In it, young computer users learn about how people commit crimes on computers by hacking into accounts, and stealing personal information from people. Some excellent discussion questions and activities are embedded in this plan, which should be taught to all children at some point.
2nd - 8th 21st Century Skills 10 Views 55 Downloads
Parts of a Computer: A Beginning Computer Lesson
Learners participate in an introduction to the computer and its parts. They examine correct positioning of their body and hands while working at the keyboard. They investigate the basic parts of a computer.
K - 2nd 21st Century Skills 29 Views 90 Downloads
Integrating Computer Literacy into ABE
Young scholars examine different parts of the computer and utilize the keyboard, mouse, printer drives, disks and CD's. They explore an Operating System which allows them to locate, open and close files and they are introduced to word processing and spreadsheets.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 10 Views 52 Downloads
A plan of action for ways to develop computer literacy skills with ABE students
Young scholars learn and practice using a computer. They complete a checklist as they complete each item on the list. During the first session, students demonstrate competency with a mouse, identify icons and menus on the desk top as well as launch programs.
3rd - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 7 Views 52 Downloads
Getting to Know the Computer
Learners examine the basic parts of a computer. They view and discuss a Mr. Computer PowerPoint presentation, cut out and glue the names of the computer parts to the correct picture on a worksheet, and discuss how to properly care for the computer equipment.
K - 2nd Technology & Engineering 19 Views 49 Downloads
Computer Applications - 6
High schoolers become familiar with the course requirements and class procedures. They develop a list of ways that the computer has changed modern society and review the Board of Education policies regarding computer and Internet use by students.
9th - 12th Language Arts 20 Views 28 Downloads
Respect in The Computer Lab
First graders practice behaviors that are acceptable to be used in the computer lab. They create their own rules that can be modified by the teacher to create a sense of ownership in the class. The class also creates the protocols for operating around computer equipment and various software applications.
1st Technology & Engineering 5 Views 17 Downloads