Mrs. D's Computer Class

Try the preview game for the Hour of Code


graphic from Design Lab at Graphic Communication Sacramento City College
Watch  the 2 ppt slideshows for class rules



Welcome Back to Computer Class
  1. Make a Silly Turkey
  2. Build a Scarecrow
  3. Matching letters alphabet game
  4. Internet Safety Cyber Safety Five

  5. PEARSON SUCCESS NET

  6. Find the Hidden Pictures Fall Fun

  7. ​​Sheppard Software Autumn
  8. Higlhlights kids Welcome 2014
  9. Highlights Kids Book Mark Maker
  10. Highlights Kids - Find the Hidden Pictures 
  11. Double Check

  12. Double Check again

  13. What is Wrong?

  14. Color Columns

  15. Hidden Pictures - Words from A to Zd
  16.  

  17. Grade 1  Bobby's Busy Bakery

  18. Catch the Fireflies - addition and motor skill

  19. Find the Technology

  20. PET SHOP    Help the People pick their pets

  21. Starfall Common Core 1st Grade

  22. Enchanted Learninng Animals

  23. Syllable Factory

  24. Catholic Toolbox: Pope Francis
  25. Sheppard Software
  26. Smart teenies Shape Store
  27. PBS Kids - Shapes Games 
  28. Grade 1 Math Websites
  29. Highlights Kids
  30. Color Columns
  31. Squirrel Match
  32. Puzzel Mania Kids
  33. Construct A Word
  34.   Learning Coins
  35. Dolphin Feed - counting money
  36. March Madness Math  Shoot Out
  37. Storyplace Shapes
  38. Solid Figure Factory
  39. Funbrain shapes
  40. Fishy Fractions
  41. Fractions
  42. Jelly Golf
  43. Addition Games
  44. LISTEN AND READ Scholastic
  45. Computer Components
  46. Computer Puzzle
  47. Compound Words
  48. Learning Games for Kids
  49. Contractions
  50. Spelling City Contractions
  51. Spelling City Contractions Which Word
  52. Basketball Contraction Game
  53. Contraction Worksheets
  54. OPPOSITES
  55. Opposites
  56. Opposites Concentration 1
  57. Opposites Concentration 2
  58. Opposites Concentration 3
  59. Opposites Concentration 4
  60. Opposites Concentration 5
  61. Grade 1 Miss Glynn's Weekly Reader page   - Winter in the Wild
  62. Grade 1 Weekly Reader - Holiday Lights
  63. Grade 2 Weekly Reader - Home in a Hole
  64. Grade 2 Weekly Reader - We Can Give
  65. Highlights Kids November 2012
  66. Highlights Kids Tell Us Your Thoughts
  67. ABC Match
  68. Fraction Flags
  69. Bees and Honey
  70. Alphabet Goop
  71. Letterella
  72. Tumble Books
  73. Storyline
  74. Cinnamon and the April Shower
  75. Cinnamon and April shower PUZZLE
  76. Cinnamon and April Shower - CROSSWORD
  77. Duck Rabbit
  78. Duck Rabbit - Games
  79. The School Bell
  80. Early Math and Time and Money Sheppard Software
  81. Counting Money
  82. Money Flashcards
  83. National Geographic Kids - Photo Fill Ins
  84. Skillwise English Games
  85. Skillwise Math Games
  86. Time to Move
  87. American Saints
  88. Saint Stories for Kids
  89. ABCYA Grade 1
  90. ABCYA Grade 2
  1. Cells Alive
  2. Cells Jeopardy
  3. Rags to Riches Cell Game Eukaryote and Prokaryote
  4. Spongelab Build-A-Cell
  5. Cell Biology Animation
  6. Finished Early?
  7. Complete assignment below Finished Early - Computer Humor
  8. Rubric - for Grading a PowerPoint Presentation
  9. Changing the Layout of your Organizational Chart
  10. VIRTUAL VACATION download the directions for this project on the bottom of this page.
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  1. Rhyming Words Video
  2. IXL Kindergarten Math Practice
  3. ABCYA  Money Bingo
  4. GBGKids - Count on it Kindergarten
  5. Sheppard Software - Fruit Shoot Coins
  6. Sheppard Software - Compare Money Amounts
  7. Sheppard Software - Do you have enough money?
  8. Turtle Diary - Counting Coins
  9. Kindergarten Math Web sites
  10. Aquarium
  11. Starfall Valentine's Day
  12. Find a Four Leaf Clover
  13. Computer Basics
  14. Mousing Around Headsprout
  15. Use the Mouse and Keyboard
  16. Feed the Monster
  17. Bobby's Busy Bakery
  18. Internet Safety Cyber Five
  19. Peppers Only Pizza
  20. Sheppard Software
  21.  Kindergarten
  22. Reading Fun K-3
  23. PBSKIDS Curious George Busy Day
  24. ABC Order
  25. PBSKIDS.ORG Create Your Own SuperHero
  26. PBSKIDS Count Your Chickens
  27. PBSKIDS Monkey Match
  28. PBSKIDS All Game Topics
  29. Kindergarten games
  30. Kindergarten Fun with Math
  31. Animal Homes II
  32. Storyline Online
  33. Tumble Book Library Access button
  34. MAKE A STORY
  35. POISSON ROUGE
  36. BOOWA AND KWALA
  37. Preschool & Kindergarten SHEPPARD SOFTWARE
  38. TWEENIES
  39. Clock Talk
  40. Make a Face 
  41. NUTRITION GAMES FOR KIDS
  42. Rainforest Animals   Wildlife of the Amazon Rainforest (video)
  43. Amazon Rainforest (video)
  44. Kathie Mitchell Rainforest links
  45. Enchanted Learning Rainforest Animals
  46. Rainforest Alliance
  47. Tropical Rainforest
  48. Science Kids Rainforest Facts
  49. CHICKS AND CHICKENS
  50. Click for  Tumble Book Access
  51. Chicken Big
  52. Chicken Scratches
  53. Learn About Teeth
  54. Our Teeth
  55. Learning About Coins
  56. Nutrition      Make Your Own Milkshake
  57. Ben and Smalls Baking Game
  58. Quintricious
  59. Nutrition Games ages 2-5
  60. Nutrition - Food Groups Game

 



iPad Quick Reference Card


How to add email to your iPad

Hardware Info
  1. Airserver
  2. Free trial Airserver link
  3. 7 Ways to Display Your iPad on a Projector Screen
  4. How To Connect the iPad To A Projector: No Tech Skills Required
  5. How to Create Screencast Demos of  iPad Apps
TEACHER RESOURCES
 
  1. iPads in Education
  2. iPad Apps for School

  3. Technology in Early Childhood - iPad Covers for the PreK and K Classroom
  4. Technology in Early Childhood - Seven Tips to Get Started with Your Classroom iPad
  5. Heidi Songs -  iPad
  6. I Teach Technology: Educreations Math for Kindergarten

  7. Edudemic The Teacher's Guide to the One iPad Classroom
  8. We Are Teachers - 15 Apps for the One iPad Classroom
  9. A Printable Acceptable Use Policy for iPads
  10. EdTech's  Teacher's iPad As.......
  11. Kathy Schrock's Guide To Everything
  12. Catholic Schools Foundation iPad Academy
  13. A Practical Guide for Teachers Who Just Got iPads

  14. POSTER - Common Sense Media 1 to 1 essentials iPad Care and Maintenance for younger kids
  15. POSTER - Common Sense Media 1 to 1 essentials iPad Care and Maintenance for Older Kids
  16. POSTER - Common Sense Media Sharing Photo's  Should I Share?
  17. *Free* posters for the Classroom - iPad Use Soaring Through Second Grade
  18. 50 QR Codes for the Classroom
  19. The Daring Librarian presents QR Codes in the Classroom
  20. The Daring Librarian QR Codes Slideshow
  21. The Daring Librarian - QR Codes at A Glance Sheet
  22. The Daring Librarian - QR Codes in 3 Easy Steps
  23. Free QR Code Generator online KAYWA
  24. A Sea of iPad Apps
  25. Live Binder iPad &LCD Projector
  26. DIY iPad Stand Transform Your iPad into a Document Camera
  27. iPad as Doc Camera
  28. The Best K-12 Education Technology Blogs
  29. How to Create An Apple Idea Without Credit Card Info
  30. Digital Story Telling using Book Creator
  31. Free Halloween APPS
Welcome Back to Computer Class, 
I hope you enjoyed your summer vacation.
We'll start this year by reviewing some important things, like our Computer Lab Rules and Internet Safety.
Correct Posture when you use the computer

Grades 2 - 5

I'd also like you to share information about your summer vacation. We will use the files below to record your stories in Word.  You will also compare Vacation and School.
Technology Survey
Answer some questions about how you use technology.
Computer Jeopardy

Computer Terms Jeopardy





Face Your Manga 8-)

 

How to Geek

Music and the Brain

Thinglink

KerpoofStudios

 

Create Accented Characters for Foreign Languages

MLK Jr

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Quotes

Scholastic.com Computer Lab Favorites

 

Va Kids K-5

K-5 Computer Lab Activities

Scholastic Computer Lab Favorites

Science

Live Periodic Table

Science Videoshttp://www.sciencekids.co.nz/videos.html

News

ClipArt/Art

Photo

Brochure

Comics

Story Book Creator

Read Write Think


  Time Line Teach-ology

 blubber.tv

TECHNOLOGY SITES

Computer Terms for Kids

 MemMemmmmMemUEN Hardware, Software Security (UEN Technology for Grades 3-6)

Computer Basics Videos 
Basic Parts of Computer Video
 

Tek Mom Buzzwords
Computer Literacy Lessons grades k-6

 

Mouse Exercises

Mousercise

Bees and Honey

Minimouse

Memorize.com Technology

 

 

National Geographic Kids - PHOTOS

MIT free online courses

CNN TECH

CNN Student News

Multiplication  from Cocoa

 

World Wide Web
 
 
 

 Sheppard Software

Other Stuff

SCHOLASTIC

 
Free Rice
 

 

Bubble Wrap Fun

Movies about Ancient Rome made by students in Computer Class.  Click on the files in the Class Downloads section to watch the movies in your browser.

 

Check Out the New Science  movies from HFS Grade 6 2013!

 

 

You can import a PowerPoint into Windows Movie Maker. 

  1. Open the PowerPoint file
  2. Select File Save AS
  3. Save the file as individual jpeg files.
  4. You can import these individual jpeg files into Windows Movie Maker and then add transitions and music.

Read About the Success of the Hour of Code


Hour of Code Week
December 9 - 15, 2013
http://csedweek.org/

We will go through some of the Tutorials on the Programming Page of this web site.


Hour of Code Tutorials

The Logic Lab
Cisco Binary Game
Cargo Bot


w3Schools Online Web Tutorials
Because your classes are combined this year, there will be many activities that you will share.  Let's collaborate and have fun in computer class this year!

Digital Citizenship is using technology appropriately.
Nine Elements of Digital Citizenship Web Quest   This web quest has several activities that address the nine elements of digital citizenship.

100 Search Engines

oolone   visual search
 

50 Digital Sources of Free STEM Education

Remind101

https://www.remind101.com/
Box of Tricks

BLOGS
Create and Manage a classroom Blog in 5 steps


AR-Augmented Reality
Two Guys and Some iPads - Augmented Reality
Aurasma App
Augmented Reality Brings new Dimension to Learning

Dropbox podcast tutorial
Dropbox Public Folder
Dropbox Shared Folder

Digital Passport sign up

Ed Tech Moment Ed Tech Moment gives classroom teachers easy-to-follow tutorials to integrate technology into the classroom
Tech resource middle hs.

Edreach

Inforgraphics as a Creative Assessment

NSA   MIT program Immersion for collecting email information

SOCIAL NETWORKS FOR EDUCATION

Pinterest - Build your PLN

(HFS )  Gradelink Tutorials

TEQ - Community

iLearn Technology

Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything

The Journal (Technology )
 

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

K5 Computer lab - lesson plans

Free Education for All

Bleeping Computers tutorials
K Cooking games

Common Sense Media -  Kids Websites

 http://www.edutopia.org/

http://www.livebinders.com/
Tech Chicks
 

 

SCIENCE

NSTA lesson plans for videos

halloween

Halloween web sites

http://www.countessbloodshalloweenhorror.com/kidsonly/kidsonly.html

PBS
PBS Learning Media

Kids Front

Web 2.0 Edu
 

Infographics

  Easl.ly

  Infographics Resources
Students can easily create Infographics
10 Fun Tools to Make an Infographic
What About Me?   picture
PIKTOCHART



Animation Sites

Ask a Tech Teacher   (a favorite)
WatchKnow Videos
 

Google Search Education
 

25 "Techy" Tips for the not so "Techy" Teachers
The Teachers Corner.net Web Sites

Protopage

Live Binders Tech Tools for Teachers
 

Tech Partners Sites

Mrs. Jette          Mrs. GTT            Ms. Kenny                Mrs. Good

 

Other Tech Teachers' Websites
Mr Nussbaum's Learning and Games web site PK - 6

Blue Skunk Blog

Christy Taylor

Reading Fun, Grades K-2

Ed Tech Moment 5 minute tutorials for classroom teachers

iPads

Sue Holt's Public Shelf digital kindergarten and Teaching with Technology in ECE

iPad Workshop

LiveBinders.com  iPads

Simple K 20 free apps
Ask A Tech Teacher - Great Apps

102 Interesting Ways to use an iPad in the Classroom

Summer Teacher Academy Catholic Schools Foundation

Games

 Games you can create using PPT Excel and Word

PPT

Pete's PowerPoint

Homemade PPT Games

Election 2012

http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2012_02_12_archive.html

 

GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS

http://www.eduplace.com/graphicorganizer/

Interactive Graphic Organizer

Scholastic Graphic Organizers for Reading

Premier Voice Recording program

http://vocaroo.com/

 

Wallwisher

 

 Have fun creating and sending messages from your own Avatar
Go to voki.com to create an Avatar.  
You can send me messages this summer at jdangelo@hfsrockland.org or jdangelo@smshna.com.

 

PLEASE NOTE HFS

If you are having a problem saving Movie Projects to the network, copy your file to your flash drive and use the flash drive to save all files. 

 

HFS Grades 5 and 6 A and B  Movie must contain:

  1. A title slide which includes the name of the people in your group (first name, and first initial of last name)
  2. At least 6 pictures that are related to the topic.
  3. A text slide or overlay text that describes the content of the slides
  4. A clean version of a song.  The song should relate to your topic in some way and should be timed to the visual portion of the movie.
  5. Credits at the end of the movie which includes your sources of information in the proper MLA format.  Use easybib.com
  6. Use a storyboard to plan out your movie.  The storyboard template can be found in the download section at the bottom of this web page.

 

 

Movie Maker  Information

Windows Movie Maker Tutorial

Windows Movie Maker Forum - helpful information when you are making a movie

 

Windows Live Movie Maker Tutorial

Movie Maker Resources
Movie Maker Resources Batavia City Schools

PHOTOS
How to transfer Photos from an iPad to a PC in 8 steps

 

Music Sources and Converters

online-convert.com  (converts to different file types)

Media Converter    (convert to many file types)

YouTube mp3
 

Free Music
Planet Purple Royalty Free Music
Partners in Rhyme royalty free music
 

A
The following classes start with the letter A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
Learn to program using Basic for Middle and High School Students
BASIC - 256
Rainforest or Desert Animal
Find the following facts about your animal:
  1. Climate
  2. Habitat
  3. Food Supply
  4. Predators
  5. Interesting Facts


Here are some helpful links that students in your class have found:

Crazy Monster Frogs
a-z animals
Switch Zoo
Desert Museum
Oregon Zoo
National Zoo - Smithsonian
Desert USA
National Geographic Kids
Science Kids Rainforest Facts
Rainforest Alliance
Animals of the Rainforest
Widescreen Arkive

 

Grades 5 and 6

MS Word create a Thanksgiving Menu List
Create a Thanksgiving Dinner Menu in MS Publisher.
HFS Graphic Organizer

Thanksgiving

MS Word create a Thanksgiving Menu List
Create a Thanksgiving Dinner Menu in MS Publisher.

General Downloads

Instructions on how to use the research you gathered on iPads, iPad mini's and Tablets to create a PowerPoint presentation
Items to include in a Windows Movie Maker Graduation Movie