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Technology Standards

Standards by Grade


  • Identifies letters and numbers on the keyboard
  • Uses a mouse to select items

 First Grade

  • Understands and operates computer hardware and related technology
  • Uses computer software
  • Uses basic commands and operations

 Second Grade

  • Understands and uses the Internet as a research tool
  • Understands home row keys and proper fingering on a standard keyboard

 Third Grade

  • Uses basic keyboarding skills
  • Uses online resources to research and communicate
  • Identifies phone books and library catalogs as commonly used databases

 Fourth Grade

  • Uses fluent keyboarding word processing skills
  • Understands the use of technology for creating multimedia
  • Identifies files, records, and fields of databases

 Fifth Grade

  • Chooses appropriate technology resources to create multimedia products
  • Searches databases for information
Internet Safety

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  • Cyber Citizenship
  • Personal Safety
  • Cyber Security
  • Intellectual Property
  • Cyber Bullying
  • Predator Identification