Grade Two 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/ Inspiration
  • WiggleWorks
  • Lexia
  • Reading Counts

Students strengthen reading skills and writing skills through practice exercises, journal writing and outlining and organizing information.

  • The Graph Club

Students communicate information on a variety of data via graphs.

  • Kidspiration/ Inspiration

Students create concept maps on science topics.

 

  • Kidspiration/ Inspiration
  • MapMakers Toolkit
  • Timeliner

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

 

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, Halves, Symmetry
  • Geo-Logo How Long How far?

(Grade 2 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.

Internet Resources

WebQuests

(See Curriculum Connections Webpage for appropriate grade level links)

Internet Resources

(See Curriculum Connections Webpage for appropriate grade level links)

Internet Resources

WebQuests

(See Curriculum Connections Webpage for appropriate grade level links)

Internet Resources

WebQuests

(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
  • Word

Students brainstorm and organizing ideas in Inspiration then write in Word.

  • The Graph Club

Students organize and graph data gathered.

  • KidPix/ PowerPoint
  • The Graph Club

Students graph and report information using multimedia.

  • KidPix/PowerPoint
  • MapMakers Toolkit
  • Timeliner

Students create multimedia projects and timelines on SS topics.

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