Grade Three 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
  • Word
  • 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 and spreadsheets.

  • Kidspiration/ Inspiration

Students create concept maps on electric currents.

Students create study guides on science topics

  • Kidspiration/ Inspiration
  • PowerPoint
  • 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.

 

  • M-ss-ng L-nks

Students reinforce reading strategies through practice activities.

  • Tumbling Tetronimoes

(Grade 3 Investigations)

Students strengthen their understanding of Math concepts through practice activities.

 

 

  • Neighborhood Map Machine

Students develop map reading skills and directionality.

  • Pilgrim Quest II

Simulation, students make decisions which effect the outcome of the development of a colony.

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)

  • Field Trip to Rainforest CD
  • Explore Ecosystems: Desert CD

Internet Resources

WebQuests

(See Curriculum Connections Webpage for appropriate grade level links)

Students research science topics using a variety of multimedia resources.

Internet Resources

WebQuests

(See Curriculum Connections Webpage for appropriate grade level links)

Students research social studies topics using a variety of multimedia resources.

Productivity

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

  • Kidspiration/ Inspiration
  • Word

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

  • TheGraph Club

Students organize and graph data gathered.

  • KidPix/ PowerPoint
  • The Graph Club

Students Graph the growth of plants.

  • KidPix/PowerPoint
  • MapMakers Toolkit
  • Timeliner

Students create multimedia projects and timelines related to SS topics.