Monday, September 11, 2017

Computer Classes with Mrs. Nye (1 - 6 grades)

Computer Classes at OPA
Quarter 1



  • First Grade:  We will be practicing using the mouse and keyboard with the abcya.com website (1st grade choice). We will play games with letters and numbers and students should begin to feel comfortable clicking and moving with the mouse and selecting with the  mouse.  They can get on this website at home as well.  WORD OF THE MONTH for September:  Mouse
  • Second Grade:  We will be practicing using the mouse and keyboard with the abcya.com website (2nd grade choice).  We will play games with letters and numbers and students should begin to feel comfortable clicking and moving with the mouse and selecting with the mouse.  They can get on this website at home as well.  WORD OF THE MONTH for September:  Monitor
  • Third Grade:  We will practice and learn how to log-on to the computers using their Google Accounts.  Students will begin practicing correct finger placement with the typing program "Typing Club." WORD OF THE MONTH for September:  Format
  • Fourth Grade:  We will practice and learn how to log-on to the computers using their Google accounts.  We will review and practice correct finger placement with the typing program "Typing Club."  We will also review and practice formatting paragraphs and basic word processing features with Google Docs.  WORD OF THE MONTH for September:  Format
  • Fifth Grade:  We will review correct finger placement typing with the program "EDUtyping."  Students will review and learn new word processing features with Google Docs.  
  • Sixth Grade:  We will review correct finger placement typing with the program "EDUtyping."  Students will review basic word processing features with Google Docs and learn to apply graphic features (wordart, images, textboxes, symbols, shapes) using a variety of documents