Curriculum

Is it Media Technology (Library) or Technology (Computers)?



Technology

Media Technology

  • Formating a Google Document, Word  and Publisher Document

  • Gathering Data and creating an Excel Spreadsheet

  • Collecting research and creating a Powerpoint Slide/Google Slides

  • Creating a digital device that can be programed for a specific need (Wonderville/EdHeads)

  • Coding (entire 4 MP)

  • Internet Safety in a Global Community

  • Parts of a Computer

  • Google Earth

  • Typing Warm-ups

  • PARCC tools

  • Scavenger Hunts and Webquests

  • Makey Makey Boards

  • Ozobot

  • Virtual Tours (Nearpod)

  • Art creation (paint programs Wixie)

  • Wordle

  • ABCmouse

  • Mr. Nussbaum- creating a map(insert text)

  • Google search strategies ( Brainpop.com “Search Shark”)

  • Online translator

  • Online calculator

  • Flow Charts - family tree project

  • Digital Citizenship












  • Read Alouds (Storytelling)

  • Library Skills --Dewey Decimal Classification (Grades K - 3)

  • Folklore, Fairytales and Fables, Fractured Fairytales

  • Biographies

  • National Poetry Month (April)

  • Google Slides/Docs with literacy component

  • Themes, Personification, Similes, Figurative Language

  • Reference and periodicals section (encyclopedias, dictionaries)

  • Read Across America (Dr. Seuss Day)

  • Research Skills (print and non-print)

  • Scholastic Book Fair

  • Book Talks

  • Books with Awards (Caldecott, Newbery, etc)

  • Orientation (Tour of the Library)

  • Basic Organization of the Library

  • Parts of a book (Title Page, Table of Contents, Glossary)

  • Reinforce ABC order

  • Fiction vs. non-fiction

  • Literature appreciation/response

  • Summarizing text

  • Critical reading

  • Works Consulted format (simple citation)

  • Authors & Illustrators