Grade One Technology Integration

Technology Goals

Language Arts

Math

Science

Social Studies

Communication

Technology will be utilized as a tool to improve communications skills at all grade levels and in all curriculum areas.

  • Kidspiration
  • WiggleWorks
  • Lexia
  • Reading Counts

Students strengthen reading skills and writing skills through practice exercises, writing and organizing ideas.

  • The Graph Club

Students communicate information on a variety of data via graphs.

  • Kidspiration

Students create concept maps on science topics.

 

  • Kidspiration
  • Timeliner

Students demonstrate their understanding of concepts through timelines and multimedia projects.

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Problem Solving and

Decision Making

Technology will be used as a tool to improve problem-solving and decision-making at all grade levels and in all curriculum areas.

 

  • Tenth Planet Literacy Series

Students develop phonemic awareness through practice activities.

  • Shapes (grade 1 Investigations)
  • Quilt Squares and Block Towns (grade 1 Investigations)

Students strengthen their understanding of Math concepts through practice activities.

 

  • Neighborhood Map Machine

Students develop map reading skills and directionality through activities.

Research

Technology will be used as a tool to improve research skills at all grade levels and in all curriculum areas.

  • Early Connections Encyclopedia CD-ROM

Internet Resources

(See Curriculum Connections Webpage for appropriate grade level links)

Internet Resources

(See Curriculum Connections Webpage for appropriate grade level links)

Internet Resources

(See Curriculum Connections Webpage for appropriate grade level links)

Students participate in web-based activities with teacher guidance.

Internet Resources

 

(See Curriculum Connections Webpage for appropriate grade level links)

 

Productivity

Technology will be used as a tool to enhance productivity for students, teachers, and administrators.

  • Kidspiration
  • EasyBook

Students brainstorm and organize ideas in Kidspiration.

Students create authentic books using EasyBook.

  • The Graph Club

Students organize and graph data gathered.

  • KidPix
  • The Graph Club

Students create multimedia projects using digital cameras that document the results of science experiments.

  • KidPix
  • Timeliner

Students create:

Multimedia projects.

Timelines of related to SS topics.