Technology - Mr. Maldonado
Recommended websites for all grade are: PLEASE SCROLL BELOW TO SEE CLASSWORK AND ACTIVITIES FOR EACH GRADE.
www.xtramath.org Students should be using xtramath website every day to increase their addition, subtraction, multiplication and subtraction skills.
6TH, 7TH AND 8TH GRADE STUDENTS ENROLLED IN FOREIGN LANGUAGE ARE ENCOURAGED TO
GO TO WWW.BOOKBOX.COM AND READ THE ILLUSTRATED STORIES ( SELECT THE ITALIAN AS THE LANGUAGE ) AND THE STORIES ARE ILLUSTRATED AND NARRATED WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES. To go to the above listed websites, please type the web address into your browser's URL bar.
WEEK OF MARCH 19, MARCH 20
Week of March 19, March 20
1st Grade: Folder locating on desktop, File retrieval. Opening a file. Typing drills on word file of home row keys. Typingclub.com 20 minute drills. Typingtest.com: Keyboard builder intro. Next week ( log in username and password practice again on Microsoft Word.
2nd Grade: (Tuesdays)Typing drills on Word. Home row keys, FDSA, JKL; THEN BACKWARDS VARIATIONS. TYPING ACTIVITY WITH : TYPING INVASION, TYPING CHALLENGE, KEYBOARDING CHASE.
3rd Grade: File retrieval, Typing drills on Word. Several lines of the Home Row keys. Typingclub.com 20 minutes. Typingtest.com Keyboard builder.
4th Grade: (Tuesdays only) FINALIZED Excel Art project: 50 states in Excel spreadsheet. With Capitals. 4th grade was given extra time with this art project. Students were allowed the Buddy system to help each other out, but not to do anywork for someone else. No more time for art with flag, next session Flags will be graded.
5th Grade: 15 minutes for touch ups. Grading of Art Project utilizing Excel. Graded Flag art work. Listing of the U.S States and Capital in the Excel Spreadsheet underneath the flag. Video presentation: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MSvJ9SN8THE
6th Grade: Review of Excel and data recording. The sum formula to add up data. Students were challenged with typing racer to record their times ( WPM: words per minute ) record the date in excel and solve for the Excel program to calculate their typing average.
7th grade: Finished Flags on Excel. Independent introduction to Turtle Academy and programming.
8th Grade: Typed up Template for final project. Creative Writing Project. Students will draft up and format a future Resume. Forward thinking 20 + years in the future.
8th grade HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT: DUE on March 26th: Minimum of 6 Sentences describing yourself. Your best features, talents, skills, the best parts of your personality. Dedicate two or three sentences to the traits you see yourself having in the future as an adult. Avoid “I AM” statements. Use statements like “Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, such as Exel, Word and Powerpoint.” Avoid over using "and " with Run-on sentences.
6- 8 TH GRADE FOREIGN LANGUAGE
Google translate the following:
|Warm up at 17:17 Italian numbers ( 1 - 10)|
Utilizing the above link immerse yourself and translate the following below:
|How are you?:|
|I'm fine, thanks:|
|Hi I am ( name)|
|See you soon|
|Nice to meet you|
|Thank you very much:|
|Thank you (formal)|
|You're Welcome:||You're welcome as in "no problem":|
|Do you speak English?|
|Excuse me (formal)||A little:|
|Excuse me (informal)|
|Please:||where is:||I'm late:|
|I am sorry:||yesterday:|
|How much is it? (26:00)|
|Hom much is this|