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Kindergarten- Kindergarten is working on beginning coding skills using code.org.  We will start with learning about basic algorithms and programs, then work on building on these concepts with Code Studio, Course 1.

Grade 1- First grade has received their login names and are working in class to learn how to properly login and log off the computer.  We are discussing the importance of the sequence of steps, and why we always are sure to log off after using the computer.

Grade 2 is learning how to log in to their school Google accounts.  We will be working in these accounts in computer class for the rest of the year.  We will be using Google Docs in the coming weeks to type their musical instrument project paragraphs, and their Young Authors stories.

3rd Grade
- Third grade did an excellent job on their Animal Project presentations!  We are so proud of all of you for the hard work!

4th Grade:
   Fourth grade will be working on building their typing skills this year using the program Typetastic.  Additional work will be done on how to edit work using spell check functions, coding with both Code Studio and Scratch, and creating a Google Slides presentation on one of their classmates. 

5th Grade: Fifth grade has begun work on a research project pertaining to our nation's national parks.  Each student has been assigned a park to conduct research on.  We will be working during computer/ library time to gather the information for their project, then complete a Google Slide show which will be presented to the class.  Guidelines and expectations are listed in the Google Classroom.

6th Grade: Students have several projects to work on this month.  We will be focusing on writing the rough drafts for Young Authors that are due March 20, and on their Adventure story ELA project.

7th Grade: Seventh grade will be working on their passion projects this month.  Each student has selected a topic and received guidelines relating to the expectations.  All information is posted in the Computer Grade 7 Google Classroom page.  

8th Grade:  Eighth grade will be starting their technology trimester on Monday March 18, 2019.  We will be focusing on machines and on creating Rube Goldberg machines for presentation in mid-June.