Grade Level Focus Areas

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                                  *** Curriculum Connections  ***

                                        FOCUS AREAS BY GRADE

Kindergarten

  • Parts of the computer and how to operate
  • Keyboard familiarity
  • Grouping and sequencing
  • Respect for the work of others
  • Responsible care of resources
  • Exploring multimedia
  • Observing online resources

Grade 1

  • Respecting computer work of others
  • Using technology at home and school
  • Gathering, organizing, and displaying data
  • Using word processing
  • Exploring multimedia
  • Responsible care of resources
  • Observing online resources

Grade 2

  • Using technology in the community
  • Respecting the computer work of others
  • Observing online resource
  • Using electronic database to locate information
  • Responsible care of resources
  • Building word processing skills
  • Collecting, sorting, and displaying data
  • Exploring multimedia tools
  • Using drawing tools

Grade 3

  • Awareness of Copyright Law
  • Responsible and safe use of resources
  • Exploring information technologies
  • Building word processing techniques
  • Using multimedia tools
  • Exploring spreadsheets

Grade 4

  • Using databases
  • Using spreadsheets
  • Responsible and safe use of online resources
  • Locating information on the Internet
  • Evaluating information found through telecommunications
  • Developing word processing documents
  • Exploring e-mail
  • Identifying ways technology has changed North Carolina