Introduce 1:1 iPads, a small class set or just one iPad to your class with this pacing guide! I have learned from experience the importance of teaching your students the skills to be able to handle the iPad BEFORE using apps to engage them in lessons. This is the perfect way to get started wi
Complete set of 3 video courses--over two full hours of video tutorials--teaching you and your students how to use Google Drive and three of its most academically useful tools: Docs, Slides, and Forms.
Excel Skills for Beginners. Do you need your students to master the basics of Microsoft Excel so that they can use it independently? This set of lessons will get them there. 5 lessons to teach the skills of filling in a chart, making graphs, working with cells, formulas, and creating charts and graph
Internet safety interactive notebook pages for 5th grade.
Supplemental note-booking pages for the Common Sense Media internet safety lessons. I created these pages to fit into my students' composition notebooks. Lessons included in the 5th grade file:
1. What is Cyberbullying?
NETS•S: 2a, 2b, 5a, 5
PowerPoint Skills for Beginners Version 1. Do your students need help with adding slides, changing their layouts, working with text boxes, adding pictures, and changing the slide designs? This resource will make them experts in just 3 lessons.
This version of PowerPoint Skills for Beginners
Word Skills for Beginners. Do you need your students to master the basics of Microsoft Word so that they can use it independently? This set of lessons will get them there. 5 lessons to teach the skills of changing fonts, adding pictures, layering, spell check, and making bulleted lists. Each lesson i
Internet safety interactive notebook pages for 4th grade.
Supplemental note-booking pages for the Common Sense Media internet safety lessons. I created these pages to fit into my students' composition notebooks. Lessons included in the 4th grade file:
1. Strong Passwords
NETS•S: 2a, 2b, 3b, 5a, 5b
PowerPoint Skills for Beginners Version 2. Do your students need help with adding slides, changing their layouts, working with text boxes, adding pictures, and changing the slide designs? This resource will expose them to these features in PowerPoint and give them an opportunity to practice each skil
Teach yourself and your students to make the most of Google Docs with this 14-lesson video course, including printable Quick Notes and a differentiated Skills Challenge, to apply what you learn right away!
This series of assignments will take students (8-12th grades) through Word 2010. Each assignment is accompanied with an instruction video, a starter assignment, and instructions. The video will teach the student how to use each feature, but will not necessarily take them through the actual assignment
Scratch is a programming language designed by MIT which allows young people to learn the important programming concepts in a media rich environment.
This booklet is part of a pack which is designed for teachers to have an 'off the shelf' resource which will run for 16 lessons.
Included in this pack
VERY POPULAR webquest with Students! Do you want to visit Washington DC on a virtual tour? Map out where the historic sites are.
Go to websites to find out facts on the sites you are visiting. Students enjoy learning facts about famous places in Washington D.C.
Some of the sites visited on the tou
A semester of Photoshop lesson plans for high school students - graphic design made easy!
Teach Photoshop CS4/CS5/CS6/CC with these specially designed and tested lessons with 1000's of students!
***Added new lesson as listed below, I have one more file to add soon and the price will be increa
This is a 24 page booklet with 14 Spreadsheet tasks for use with Microsoft Excel including the following features:
Simple +, - , * and /
Sum, Max, Min and Average functions
I have used this booklet with my own classes and it has engaged them and the students
In need of an introduction to your Native Americans unit? Looking for a quick lesson on tribes in your region?
This PowerPoint discusses five major Native American tribes from the Northeastern United States, and includes slides on the Iroquois, Huron, Dakota, Algonquin, Chippewa, a
OBJECTIVE: Create a Front Page Newspaper Story from a past event, present event or fictitious event.
DURATION: 1 week
Software used: Microsoft Word 2007 and the Internet for research.
The step-by-step directions include pictures for each step. The project could be done independently or as a class pr
This is an informational reading sheet that is 3.25 pages long containing information to help the student understand how to keep a computer running more smoothly. This reading can be used along with the work sheet called Basic Computer Maintenance which is free from my site.
Teach yourself and your students how to use Google Slides with this 10-lesson video course, with printable Quick Notes and a Skills Challenge to apply what you learn right away!
If you and your students are not work
Creating A Website Made Simple eBook makes learning how to create a website and integrating it into your curriculum easy and fun! This eBook gives you friendly, step-by-step instructions on how to create a free website with Google Sites, resources that can be posted on it, and how to integrate into
This is the accompanying database files to the Database work booklet which is available for free download from my resources.
It contains the digital files needed for the pupils to work through and complete the tasks in the task booklet.
It contains 8 partially completed database files which pupils
This is the unit plan for Effects of ICT. The objectives of the unit plan are as follows:
(a) The student will be able to explain what is meant by software copyright and why it is
(b) The student will be able to describe what a computer virus is, what hacking is and
explain the measures
This unit was created for my middle school students who really did not have any basic computer and internet skills. It goes over everything a beginning computer user should know. Also this product is easily editable.
Here is what topics are covered:
• Power Button
This 21 slide Power Point Lesson on Latitude and Longitude is part of a comprehensive lesson that coordinates with a worksheet packet. The Presentation provides a number of question and answers that are reinforced through the worksheets and can be used as an introduction or as a review.
This Guide is
See the entire "Designing An App" lesson by downloading the preview.
This lesson is smart and so much fun. It invites students to be visionaries and develop the next BIG app.
What is an app?
Understanding and applying a quote
Brainstorming app ideas
I designed this project for beginner programmers 7-10 years.
It introduces nearly all of the Scratch Jr programming blocks, interface and paint editor in a fun and "hands on" way as well as key CS concepts; parameters, sequencing, algorithms, parallel programming.
The resource contains QR codes which
These EV3 video tutorials are designed to teach students the basics of using the Lego Mindstorm EV3 robots. This set includes 19 video lessons that will start with the basics and cover how to use the motors, the ultrasonic, color, touch, and gyro sensors. Each video will demonstrate a specific task t
A fun an interactive way to teach what can be a very long and dry subject...
This file includes all materials needed for a full 2 week unit on Computer Basics, including:
4 Kahoot! Reviews
1 Student Packet
1 Computer Basics Exam
In this unit, students will learn e
Please consider downloading the separate file (available from my downloads) containing the actual electronic databases which pupils require to complete the activities.
An activity booklet to help pupils learn the practical side of creating databases. Learn to create the correct field types, the corr
This Real World Math course includes STEM, RTI Math, Measurement, Area, Perimeter, Volume, Scale Drawing / Graphing, Oral Presentation, Engineering, Technology, Planning and Preparation (Entrepreneurship), etc. as learning outcomes.
This course looks at various landscaping issues associated with you
STEM. 3D Printing. Learning by Making. Makerspace. Fablab. Essential Questions.
Purchasing this product will allow you access to my mentorship with regards to implementing this unit plan. You may ask me questions and watch video of me teaching the unit.
You don’t need to have a 3D
Scratch is an awesome and easy way to introduce students to the world of programming and coding. This drag and drop program is simple enough for young elementary students and advanced enough for middle and high school students. You will be amazed at what your students will be able to show you. Ass
10 Programming Truths
Ten programming fundamentals common to all languages.
This tutorial highlights ten of the most important programming fundamentals students need to be aware of as they begin to explore programming. These are the areas that students were o
Students and teachers can spend a lot of money on software for their Macs or apps for IOS devices, such as iPhone and iPad. However, one can greatly mitigate this cost by using open source, free software & apps. These slides are highly visual in content and show exactly what software and apps to
Web 2.0 Tools for the 21st Century Classroom is an essential guide that shows all educators how to use Web 2.0 tools in the 21st Century Classroom. This innovative eBook discusses how to transform the traditional curriculum into the 21st Century curriculum with the integration of web-based learning,
This is a Database Booklet of Tasks for Access 2003. It contains 10 tasks and gives learners the chance to practice the following tasks relating to databases.
Setting up databases and chossing field types
Creating tables in Access and adding records
Searching and sorting databases
This is the 5th mini-course in the Computer Literacy series This Word file is the student manual that can be copied or used as an
E-book. The course provides an in-depth study of the Internet. It covers such topics as Internet Protocols, Service Providers, World Wide Web, how to locate information,
This is the 6th mini-course in the Computer Literacy series. This Word file contains the student manual. This course teaches all the basic concepts and how to use Microsoft Windows, It covers the History, the development of the mouse, icons, the clipboard, cursors, the functions of the start button,
I am an Adobe Certified Associate Educator.
This video introduces you to the Flash workspace, shapes, color, rotation, and layers.
If you don't have Flash, but would like to learn how to use it, you can get a free 30 day trial on the Adobe website.
Middle School Student Keyboarding Workbook–26 digital copies (enough for the entire class). Each has 75 pages with 49 illustrations and 12 aligned videos to support understanding. Aligned with free teacher handbook (Ultimate Guide to Keyboarding). Program enables students to self-pace, self-manage th
In this unit, I cover the creation of HTML webpages which make use of Cascading Style Sheets.
The unit covers a variety of different tags and rules with additional challenge which will keep advanced pupils on task.
The guide is fully colour with screen shots, fully explained with code exemplars.
A case study of how an hypothesis or theory in science is succeeded by better explanations -- how scientific knowledge accumulates or advances or grows.
Why no dinosaurs today? The case explains the succession of hypotheses going from (1) global catastrophe in the early 19th century to (2) Darwin's
Get students familiar with the important aspects of Excel.
They will be adding information into cells to begin graphing information for a younger grade. This practice introduces using the SUM and AVERAGE functions in Excel as well as showing how to build graphs. Screenshots are included to help stu
ICT Curriculum - Book 1 (30 Lessons & 30 Worksheets)
INCLUDES: Admin file, reports, lesson plans & worksheets
We have produced a fun Technology Curriculum for Primary & Elementary Students. The complete program consists of 90 Lessons spread over 3 Levels - 3 Books (3 terms per level).
This is the “Internet” version of my popular “Office" and "Google Docs" performance assessments. The package contains one performance assessment that works for Internet users of all ages (beginning in about fourth grade through adults who are new to computing). An optional script is included for admi
Students of (nearly) all age groups can learn the basics of PowerPoint with this fun autobiography project. They begin by collecting information about their lives using a “planning packet” as a homework assignment while they learn and practice the basic PowerPoint skills in class. An optional PowerPo
This is a complete lesson to introduce Dreamweaver. Although the basics do not change much from version to version, this was designed using Dreamweaver CS3. You need to have a basic working knowledge of Dreamweaver in order to be successful with these materials.
What is included?
1. Student pac
This introduces the students to the DATEDIF and CONVERT formulas. Students will calculate their age in years, months, day, and more. They then will convert days to hours and hours to seconds using formulas. An added item shows them how to cycle fonts.
This is student manual of the 4th mini-course in the computer literacy series. It discusses tha various types of E-Mail boxes and their function. It explains E-Mail addresses. It illustrates what happens when an E-Mail is sent and received It discusses the use of attachments. It teaches what happens
This is the 5th mini-course in the Computer Literacy series. This is a Power Point file containing the slides for the course.The course provides an in-depth study of the Internet. It covers such topics as Internet Protocols, Service Providers, World Wide Web, how to locate information, URLs, Domain N
This Moodle 2.x course features the following topics:
The Digital Literacy section features a web quest that will help your students learn how to distinguish between credible and non-credible sources of information on the Internet.
4th Grade Student Keyboarding Workbook–26 digital copies (enough for the entire class). Each has 77 pages with 38 illustrations and 12 aligned videos to support understanding. Aligned with free teacher handbook (Ultimate Guide to Keyboarding). Program enables students to self-pace, self-manage their
ICT Curriculum - Book 2 (30 Lesson plans + 30 Worksheets plus much more).
We have produced a fun Technology Curriculum for Primary & Elementary Students. The complete program consists of 90 Lessons spread over 3 Levels (3 units per level).
Give your child a head start in developing their techno