First Grade Technology Activities : First grade students learn how to use a keyboard, mouse, and to navigate websites.

 

September ~ October ~ November ~ December ~ January ~ February ~

March ~ April ~ May ~ June ~ 

 

http://libraries.state.ma.us/login?db=ITKE&locid=mlin_n_staesl

Use the Kids InfoBits database for information on weather, landforms, erosion, animal adaptations, and more.

http://libraries.state.ma.us/login?db=eb_es&locid=mlin_n_staesl

The Encyclopedia Britannica is a good all purpose encyclopedia with articles written for elementary students.

Follet Destiny Library Catalog

Use the library catalog to find books in the school’s collection or to browse kid-friendly and grade appropriate websites.

Britannica Escolar

Spanish edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica has articles written for Spanish speaking elementary students.

First Grade 
Stanley 1st Grade Students’ Blog

First Grade Blog

http://stanley1stgrade.blogspot.com/

 

 

September
1. Computer Lab Rules and Expectations
2. Mouse Skills: Drag and Drop, Point and Click, Click and Double-Click
3. Opening / Closing Programs
4. Starting / Shutting Down Computer
5. Dewey Scavenger Hunt

Draw Pigeon!

Draw Pigeon

Mo Willems Website

Mo Willems

Kahoot
Kahoot

Keyboarding Zoo 2

Keyboard Zoo 2
http://www.abcya.com/keyboarding_practice_2.htm

Adventure Man

Adventure Man Counting

http://www.abcya.com/adventure_man_counting.htm


October 
1. Internet Safety
2. Mouse Skills: Click/Double-Click, Drag and Drop
3. Opening/Closing Programs
4. Starting/Shutting Down Computer
5. Global Read Aloud: Postcards!

Ghost Typing

Ghost Typing
http://www.abcya.com/ghost_typing_jr.htm

Alphabetical Order

Alphabetical Order

ABC Connect the Dots

Connect the Dots

Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carving

Halloween Word Search

Halloween Word Search

Router’s Birthday Surprise
Router's Birthday Surprise

Alphabet Bubble
Alphabet Bubble

 

 


November
1. Opening and Closing Programs
2. Parts of a Computer
3. Point and Click, Drag and Drop Mouse Skills
4. Finding Letters on the Keyboard

Alphabet Order

Alphabet Order

Cup Stacking

Cup Stacking

Typing Rocket, Jr.

Typing Rocket

Find the Technology
Find the Technology

Thanksgiving Word Search
Thanksgiving Word Search
http://www.abcya.com/word_search_thanksgiving.htm
December
1. Hour of Code
2. Write a Holiday Letter

Hour of Code: Kodable

Kodable

Hour of Code: Puppy Adventure

Puppy Adventure

Hour of Code: Candy Quest
Candy Quest

Hour of Code

Hour of Code
https://code.org/learn

Friendly Letter Maker
Friendly Letter Maker
http://www.abcya.com/friendly_letter_maker.htm
January
1. Use MS Word to Type a Note
2. Typing Practice
3. Letters on a Keyboard
4. Point and Click, Drag and Drop Mouse Skills
5. Finding Letters on the Keyboard

Keyboard Challenge

keyboard challenge

Word Clouds

Word Clouds

All About Me

All About Me

Type Rocket
Type Rocket
http://www.abcya.com/typing_rocket_junior.htm

Alphabet Order
Alphabetical Order

Number Bingo

Number Bingo

Word Bingo

Word Bingo

Money Bingo

Money Bingo


March
1. Brainstorming Words and Creating Word Clouds
2. MS Word Shapes
3. Point and Click, Drag and Drop Mouse Skills
4. Finding Letters on the Keyboard
Word Clouds

Type Rocket

Alphabet Bubble

Cup Stacking


Lucky Drops

 

 

April
1. Poetry Appreciation
2. Point and Click, Drag and Drop Mouse Skills
3. Finding Letters on the Keyboard

Theme Poems

Theme Poems

Recycling Game

Recycling Game
Type Rocket
Type Rocket

Connect the Dots

Connect the Dots

Scholastic Story Starter
Scholastic Story Starter

PBS Kids
PBS Kids
May
1. Charts and Graphs
2. Point and Click, Drag and Drop Mouse Skills
3. Finding Letters on the Keyboard

Create a Graph

https://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/
https://nces.ed.gov/nceskids/createagraph/

Make a Chart
http://chartgen.blogspot.com/
http://chartgen.blogspot.com/

Math is Fun! Make a Bar Graph
Bar Graph
June
1. Stories
2. Point and Click, Drag and Drop Mouse Skills
3. Finding Letters on the Keyboard

Make a Robot
Make a Robot

Type Rocket

http://www.abcya.com/typing_rocket_junior.htm

Theme Poems
Theme Poems
Word Search Creator
http://www.abcya.com/word_search_jr.htm
http://www.abcya.com/word_search_jr.htm

Story Maker

http://www.abcya.com/story_maker.htm
Remember to practice typing five minutes every day.