Computer

  • Computer Lab Learning

    This year in computer lab, we will be covering a wide range of skills and topics. All grades (K-8) will have monthly Internet safety lessons based on the International Society for Technology Education (ISTE) Standards. Grades 1-8 will also be exposed to typing and coding.

    For Kindergarten and First Grade, the emphasis will be on mouse skills and keyboard letter awareness. We will spend significant time discussing Digital Safety. We will also learn some basic coding concepts.

    Second Graders will begin early typing and word processing before moving on to safe Internet searching and introductory coding.

    Grades 3, 4 & 5 will be learning typing, word processing and slideshow skills. We will also explore finding reliable Internet research sources, and proper citation. 

    Grades 6, 7, & 8 will be learning word processing, spreadsheet and slideshow skills. We will spend significant time on discerning reliable Internet sources, and how to properly cite these sources.