6th Grade Computer Technology
3rd and 8th Periods
Computer Technology Introduction
Welcome to this year's 6th Grade Computer Technology class. Students will be learning a variety of things that will help them be responsible, productive, as well as creative! In terms of student responsibility, students will learn copyright and ethics information that will help them learn to be responsible users of today's digital resources! Next, students will learn some basics of computers as they begin this course. Students will learn about a variety of programs that are found on the classroom computers as well as the internet. Some of the programs that students will work with this year are: Moodle, Quizlet, Edmodo, Evernote, Hyperstudio, Moviemaker, as well as many web 2.0 tools such as Wordle, Fodey, text2mindmap, Flickr, Fun Photo Box, Google Apps, Jing, Prezi, School Tube.com, cramberry, knowitall, powtoon, creaza, loogix, etc. and more. With the help of the many programs listed above, students will learn about the elements of art, photography, web design and much more.
Homework and Important Date Information
Week of August 19-23