• The world today is about being able to do what you were NOT taught to do!

    K-12 Technology
    National Education Technology Standards

    National Educational Technology Standards for Students: The Next Generation
    What students should know and be able to do to learn effectively and
    live productively in an increasingly digital world.

    1. Creativity and Innovation
    2. Communication and Collaboration
    3. Research and Information Fluency
    4. Critical Thinking, Problem-Solving & Decision-Making
    5. Digital Citizenship
    6. Technology Operations and Concepts

    Becoming familiar with technology
    Letter/Keyboard Recognition
    Learning to create/write/save
    Operating in a networked environment
    • A to Zap
    • Type to Learn Jr.
    • Kid Pix Deluxe
    • Kidspiration (graphic organizer)
    • Graph Club
    • Math software for Everyday math practice
    • Collaboration/wikis

      Putting it all Together

    Becoming familiar with technology as a tool- the right application for the task
    Writing process
    Operating in a networked environment
    • Microsoft Word
    • PowerPoint
    • Excel
    • Graph Club
    • Inspiration
    • iMovie
    • Math software for Everyday math practice
    • Collaboration/wikis
    Internet Safety - Guidance

    Putting it all Together
    Haiku - 4th Grade
    Good Morning Manoa!


    Feed the Hungry Fish


    Sixth - Keyboarding
    • Introduce and practice the keyboard using MicroType
    • Word Processing review
    • Inspiration
    • Slide Shows/Presentations
    Internet Safety - Guidance

    Seventh - Computer Applications
    Research skills - using the Internet (plan a 4 day trip to New York City)
    Create a podcast describing their "trip" to NYC
    Using iMovie & Internet researcht to create a public service announcement
    • Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel
    • Garage Band (used for creating podcasts and
    Internet Safety

    Science 6-8

    Science Probe Equipment

    Language Arts
    Podcasts as reports

    Web Design
    Business - Microsoft Office (Certified)
    Digital Recording
    Computer Animation
    Library Databases

    Samples of CFF Blogs, Nings, Wikis
    • Mrs. Ward- 10th grade students discuss books online (login as guest@havsd.net, password is fords)
    • Mr. Mullen's students read Kafka's In the Penal Colony and put together wiki pages, movies, and art critiques in response to their reading
    • Mr. Taraborrelli uses a blog with his students

    Technology Supporting Curriculum
    Science Probes
    Web Pages
    Discovery Education (video streaming)
    Research Databases
    Digital Cameras
    Digital Movie Cameras
    Web Applications (polleverywhere)
    Collaborative web based applications:
    Google Apps. (Shared Documents)
    Teacher Training
    • Monthy training in every buidling
    • Summer Workshops
    • In-Service Days
    • Online Tutorials

    How can (technology) learning be reinforced at home? Great question!
    1. Encourage and support all areas of interest (besides social networking)
    2. Learn together
    3. Find a place to gather this information PLN (iGoogle, delicious, wiki)
    4. Learn how to learn! Students should be challenged to problem solve....on their own!
    5. Get a Google Account - learn how to use these tools.
    6. Collaborate as a family (Google shared docs, calendar, Flickr, Animoto, VoiceThread)
    7. Use phone as a learning tool (calendar)
    8. Talk, talk, talk
    9. Encourage compassion for others... most important tool to combat online bullying

    Putting it all together!