Typing Club

Digital Passport
DPS Google
BrainPOP Jr

MAY
Solar System Project

Objective: I will plan my solar system project by using resources to find information about my two celestial bodies.

Agenda:
1) Warm Up: Typing Club
2) SOLAR SYSTEM PROJECT
3) Websites to find information:
-Kid's Astronomy
-NASA for kids
-Planets for Kids
Example of a final project:

Using Google Slides:


MARCH/APRIL
STEM Challenges

Objective: I will design and construct a Straw Tower using the materials provided to build the tallest tower possible.

Agenda:
1) Engineering Design Process
2) Introduction to Straw Tower Challenge -- Begin Designing
3) DAY 2 -- Build
4) DAY 3 -- Test your Build/Reflection



MARCH
CMAS Preparation

Objective: I will demonstrate my understanding of the CMAS testing tools and types of questions by completing my graphic organizer.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) PARCC Tutorials

3) Tools & Questions Worksheet


January/February

Scratch

Objective: I will share my Scratch project to the Google Classroom and write a paragraph describing my project.

1) Typing Club
2) Share your project to Google Classroom
3) Play and comment on 3 projects


Objective: I will demonstrate my understanding of Scratch by completing the Dance Party Animation.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) SCRATCH
SCRATCH

-Logging in

-Creating a
new project

-Logging out

Adding
Sprites OR
Characters

Adding
Sounds

Changing
the
Background





Objective: I will write a response to the prompt about the Hour of Code in Google Classroom.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Expectations Review
3) Hour of Code Review
4) Google Classroom post


DECEMBER

HOUR OF CODE

Objective: I will complete lessons on Code.org to learn coding.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Coding video

3) COde.org



Culture Grams

Objective: I will be able to find information about my country using Culture Grams.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Culture Grams
3) Notes


NOVEMBER

Insect Project

Objective: I will find 3 pictures, save them to my desktop, and create a Thinglink account

Agenda:
1) Typing Club

2) Kidzsearch to find 3 images of your insect:



4) ThingLink

Creating Accounts:

Adding Images
and Tags to
ThingLink



Objective: I will have a better understanding of my insect by searching for appropriate websites.

Agenda:
1) Warm Up: Typing Club

2) Which website will you use? How can you find other websites?

-http://www.educationworld.com/a_sites/sites031.shtml

-http://www.kathimitchell.com/insects.html

3) Not finding what you want?

-Search your insect using

http://www.kidzsearch.com/

Google Images


FINDING FACTS: GOOGLE

Kidzsearch: Finding Facts about your Insect:

-How can we find facts about our Insects?
-How do we know which websites to use?

Kidzsearch Finding a Diagram of your Insect:

-What is your insect's life cycle?
-How can a diagram help you understand your insect's
life cycle?





LION


Objective: I will access LION, find a book, and view the Online Database to collect resources


Agenda:

1) Typing Club

2) Things you'll learn: Logging into LION/find a book:




BrainPOP Jr

-username = dpssteck

-password = dpsbrainpop


September:
Google

Objective: I will complete my About Me project and post the project onto our Google Classroom.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Things you'll learn: sharing your Google Slides & posting to Google Classroom
3) Step 1:
Sharing your Google Slides:


4) Step 2


Posting your About Me project in Google Classroom:




Objective: I will log into my Google Account and find Google Slides to begin my About Me presentation.

Agenda: DAY 4
1) Typing Club: Quiz
*At the end of class, complete the Google Form**

2) Log into DPS Google -- Slides

3) Join our Google Classroom:

McRae's class code = knbht7

Gould's class code = jbg2tx




Agenda DAY 3
1) Typing Club
2) Log into DPS Google
3) Things we'll learn: image editing, text editing, background editing
*When you finish Google Lesson 3, fill out this Google Form
4) Google Lesson DAY 3:


Agenda DAY 2**
1) Typing Club
2) Introduction to About Me Project
Things to include in your project:
  1. Things you like (unicorns, superheroes, puppies, etc)
  2. What you like to do in your free time (reading, hanging out w/ friends, skiing, riding bikes, etc.)
  3. Classes you like in school (Art, Literacy, Math, etc.)
  4. 1 thing you love about technology OR 1 thing about tech you hope to learn or now more about.
Need AT LEAST 5 images
For each image, include 2-3 sentences on why you included it

3) Log into Google
4) Watch Video:




Objective: I will understand the basics about Google Apps by logging into my account and accessing my Drive.

Agenda:
1) Typing Club
2) Setup Google Accounts--worksheet
3) Tape worksheet into folder
4) Google Presentation


Second Week:
Typing Club

Objective: I will have a better understanding of how to type using home row by completing two lessons in Typing Club.

Agenda:
1) Complete Computer Lab Expectations
2) Log into Typing Club--link above
3) Complete two Lessons
4) Book Checkout



FIRST WEEK:

Welcome Back!!!

Objective: I will have a better understanding of the Dewey Decimal System by completing a short quiz proficiently and finding a book to checkout.

Agenda:
1) Practice coming in silently
2) Review rules/expectations
3) Dewey Decimal Slides
4) Dewey Decimal Scavenger Hunt
5) Quiz & book checkout

Objective: I will have a better understanding of the rules & expectations of technology class.

Agenda:
1) Practice coming in quietly & finding your seat
2) Read through rules/expectations
3) Warning System
5) Class Dojo
6) Volume Levels
7) People Bingo
8) Sign Expectations