Pupils work together on computers to practice measuring for navigation. They discover that errors in their calculations can lead them in the wrong direction. They examine the need of computers by engineers.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 8 Downloads
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...
6th - 12th English Language Arts
Using Picture Books to Teach the Habits of Mind
Foster a healthy and kind classroom community with a series of literary lessons focused on the habits of mind. Each instructional activity features a picture book that shares a literary theme with one or more of the habits of mind.
K - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Fun Activities for Teaching Keyboarding
Accelerate the development of young learners' keyboarding skills with this collection of fun typing lessons. Whether it's having relay races or playing a game of keyboarding baseball, these activities are perfect for adding some variety...
K - 6th 21st Century Skills
Z-Type Concepts: typing, basic computer skills, keyboarding
Your students will be typing faster than you in no time with the help of this fun game. Similar to the classic Atari game Space Invaders, students must type words to prevent space ships from attacking as they move from the top of the...
K - 8th 21st Century Skills
Computer Literacy in the ESL Classroom: An Introduction to Formatting
Students use word processing on a computer. In this computer literacy lesson plan students practice in the computer lab using Microsoft Works to create a text document. The students use a tongue twister to practice font features, etc.
6th - 8th 21st Century Skills
A new form of standardized testing? Learners evaluate arguments for and against the use of computer-based standardized tests in schools. They express their views through discussion and explore the views of others through the creation and...
6th - 12th 21st Century Skills CCSS: Adaptable
Advanced 5: Evaluating Credibility of Sources
How do discerning readers determine bias and credibility? Ask small groups to figure it out! First, each group is provided with either articles or videos that contain bias. They examine the resources, respond to included questions, and...
6th - 12th Technology & Engineering CCSS: Designed