First Grade Technology Applications
Session 35
KidPix: Students create a picture and sentence to reflect on Field Day. Save with teacher help and Print.

Session 34
SmartBoard: BBC Math Links followed by Independent Practice.

Session 33
Use MaxWrite to create a Mother's Day Letter.

Session 32
Mock- Animation Following directions, reading and drawing.
Draw a Stickman to work on basic skills for technology.

Then to work on addition, subtraction, money and time.

Session 31
Reading Bear


Session 30
Watch BrainPOP Reduce Reuse Recycle
Share statements for a class Wordle done in Shared Writing



Session 29 Green School Voting

Begin a Max Show Presentation

Session 28
Spring Peter Rabbit Activities

Word search
Egg Hunt

Session 27
Spring picture and sentence


MeeGenius eBooks
Session 26
Create a scene of wildflowers with KidPix.

Work with ABCya to work on skills.

Session 25
March 8th:

Show how fast you can you finish Keyboard Climber? Work to find the letters on your way up the coconut tree. Raise your hand to show the teacher you have made it to the top in space with the word Finished.


Practice Typing and Math with Skill Builders. Use CHES-- as your identifier.


Sections that are open:

Session 24

Show how fast you can you finish Keyboard Climber? Work to find the letters on your way up the coconut tree.

Once you get to the top you may explore Seuss-ish. First raise your hand so your teacher can make sure you reached your goal.

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Session 23
Learn how to log in with a student log in. Explore and Create words.

Session 22
How are email and postal mail same and different?
Watch a video on BrainPOP about email.
Compose a class email via shared writing.

Whole Class: Arthur's Valentine








February 9th:
Show how fast you can you finish Keyboard Climber? Work to find the letters on your way up the coconut tree.
Practice Typing and Math with
Skills to choose from need to be:
Typing Games

Session 21
View your penguin video from last week.
Show how fast you can you finish Keyboard Climber? Work to find the letters on your way up the coconut tree.

Work with ABCya to work on skills.

Session 20
View BrainPOP video on Penguins.
Draw and use animated letters to create your name in KidPix.
Save drawing in KidPix.
Student Examples. Students from Mrs. Cruce's class are split into the other 1st grade classes for special areas.

Mrs. Rabe's class

Mrs. Otto's class

Miss Kelsey's class

Mrs. Taylor's class

Friday Mrs. Wagstaff's class

Session 19


Session 18

Next students will create their own snowflake in Kidspiration and save the file.


Session 17
Max Write Creation and Save

Session 16 Assignments then:
View together:

Followed by student choice of sites from the Holidays Page. Each site opens in a new window so just click the X to change activities.

Session 15
Practice counting money at That Quiz.


Complete activities from that have not been finished.

Session 14
View the 12 Days of Christmas Video to be come familiar with the gifts from this song.

Then use the SmartBoard to go on a virtual Train Trip about Christmas Price Index as we learn about the price of these gifts.
Discuss if they are > = < when compared to the prices last year.


Session 13
Thankful For... Inspired by: What are you thankful 4

Session 12
Internet Safety: View Brain POP Jr.
Discussion about:
Usernames, Meeting people in Person, Videos, Games and Pictures, being a good digital citizen
Use the following game to practice math while also using a safe Username at school.
Addition Practice Arcademic Skill Builder

Session 11
SMARTBoard: math activites

Session 10

Session 9
Watch Where the Wild Things Are... Think about how Art, Music, Technology and Reading all came together to create!

Discussion: What happened at the beginning of the story? The middle? The end? Do you think Max really sailed to where the wild things are? Have you ever had a dream about a "wild thing"?

Super Hyper Spider Typer on CLICKS

Session 8
Finish letters
Navigating the desktop lesson
Discussion of troubleshooting if program freezes. Suggestions of what to do. How to reheard directions on the program click the "?"

Session 7 Introduction
Username/Password (Shhh do not share!)
Selecting,clicking and drag, double-click,

Session 6
MaxWrite More Tools
Font Tools
Paint Tools

Session 5
MaxWrite Introduction
Opening Program, Selecting Grade and Teacher
Typing Name
Curser, Backspace and Arrows
Word Art, Create, Resize, Move
Insert Clip Art, Resize, Move

Session 4
Mouse Skills to Open and Close links and the Internet
Review from Kindergarten how to open CLICKS
Navigate to the 1st Grade Technology Section of CLICKS
Continue Mouse skills with Gingerbread Man
Navigate to Super Hyper Spider Typer
Look for Letters on Keyboard
Utilize the back arrows to then choose the Pencil section of CLICKS
Use listening and mouse skills on Fuzzy Lion Ears - Missing letters

Session 3

Internet Safety: Brain POP Jr.

Kidspiration: All About Me Template Learn about the Program, Tools, Text, Clip Art


Session 2
Watch from YouTube It looks like Spilt Milk Book
Learn drawing skills from Kidpix.
Students will then independently go to KidPix to practice drawing while developing Mouse Skills.
Students will be given permission to Print so we can make class book.
Students will Continue working on Mouse skills with
Find the Technology

Session 1
Students will learn where they will sit in the computer lab.
They will learn the behavior expectations.
The Hays Acceptable Use Agreement lesson will be taught and discussed.
A shared writing activity will be done using Wordle to exhibit Technology Vocabulary learned during this first session.