Kindergarten Computers:

June 9th:

June 7th:

June 2nd:

May 31st:

  • Whole Class:
    • What is this word and what does it mean?
    • What did you do to get ready for school today?
    • What steps do we need to do to plant a seed?
    • How to complete slides 15-17
  • Go to Google Classroom and complete assignment 008 Real Life Algorithms (Slides 15-17 in Kindergarten Code.org Course 1)
  • Go to Code Studio, sign in, and complete through Maze Debugging
  • ABCMouse - Learning Path

May 26th:

  • Whole Class:
    • Review Algorithm and Program
    • Review how to sign in to Code Studio
    • Show where to stop in Code Studio and how to complete through Maze Debugging
  • Go to Code Studio, sign in, and complete through Maze Debugging

May 24th:

  • Whole Class:
    • What was the word we learned last time?
    • Learn a new word: Program
    • Reminder on completing Move the Flurbs
    • How to sign in and complete levels in Code Studio
  • Go to Google Classroom and complete assignment 007 Move It, Move It! (Slides 8-13 in Kindergarten Code.org Course 1)
  • Go to Code Studio, sign in, and complete through Maze Sequence

May 19th:

  • Whole Class: What was the word we learned last time?
  • ABCMouse - Learning Path

May 17th:

  • Whole Class: Happy Maps
    • Learn a new word: Algorithm
    • Can you give me instructions to get to the board?
    • Can you give me instructions to draw a smiley face?
    • Meet the Flurbs
    • What did we learn?
    • What does the new word that we learned mean?
      • Breaking something into exactly two pieces
      • A list of steps that you can follow to finish a task
      • The plastic coating on the end of a shoelace
    • What word did we learn?
    • How to complete Happy Maps
  • Go to Google Classroom and complete assignment 006 Happy Maps (Slides 3-7 in Kindergarten Code.org Course 1)
  • Complete Happy Maps Online Activity

May 12th:

May 10th:

  • Whole Class: How to record in ScratchJr & how to create speech bubbles in ScratchJr
  • Finish Butterfly Life Cycle animations in ScratchJr

May 3rd & 5th:

  • Whole Class: Review in ScratchJr
    • How to make characters move
    • How to make characters change size
    • How to switch scenes
  • Work on Butterfly Life Cycle ScratchJr projects

April 26th & 28th:

  • Whole Class:
  • Work on Butterfly Life Cycle ScratchJr projects
  • ABCMouse - Learning Path

April 7th:

  • Whole Class:
  • Draw an Easter egg picture in Tux Paint

April 5th:

March 29th & 31st:

  • Whole Class:
  • Make your vehicle drive across the scene

March 22nd:

February 24th - March 15th:

February 22nd:

  • Whole Class: Bugs & Debugging
    • What is a bug?
    • What is debugging?
    • Why is debugging important when coding?
    • When does a programmer debug their code?
    • How does a programmer debug their code?
  • Complete Who Has the Correct Code?
  • Continue in Kodable

February 16th:

February 15th:

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February 3rd & 8th:

  • Whole Class: How to complete your Teach Your Monster to Read poster
  • Go to Google Classroom and complete assignment 005
  • Done? ABCMouse - Learning Path
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January 4th - February 1st:

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December 14th:

  • Whole Class: Introduction to Binary
  • Make Binary Ornaments
  • Christmas Games
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December 9th:

  • Finish Cubetto's First Day
  • Work with Cubetto OR Robot Mouse

December 7th:

  • Whole Class: What is a Robot?
  • Whole Class: Introduction to Cubetto
  • Cubetto's First Day

November 30th:

November 18th:

  • Complete your thankful picture in Tux Paint
  • Go to Google Classroom and add your picture to Our Thankful Book
  • Done? Thanksgiving Games:
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November 16th:

November 9th:

  • Whole Class: Introduction to Leaves on My Tree
    • How to open the picture and add leaves to the tree
    • How to create the graph
    • How to enter the number
  • Go to Google Classroom and work on assignment 003 Leaves on My Tree

November 4th:

  • Whole Class: Review how a tree grows and why leaves change color
  • Whole Class: Review on drawing an autumn tree
  • Finish drawing Autumn Tree in Tux Paint
  • Do one of more of the following, when you are done:
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November 2nd:

  • Whole Class: Why do leaves change color?
  • Whole Class: Be a Tree
  • Whole Class: Introduction to Tux Paint & how to draw a tree in Tux Paint
  • Draw an Autumn Tree in Tux Paint

October 28th:

  • Whole Class: Reminders on how to draw with shape tools in Google Slides/Google Drawings
  • Go to Google Classroom and open 002 Jack-o-Lanterns. Use shape tools to "draw" a Jack-o-Lantern. Mark as Done when finished.
  • Halloween Games
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October 26th:

  • Whole Class: What is your favorite type of costume? For 2nd Grade survey
  • Whole Class: How to draw with shape tools in Google Slides/Google Drawings
  • Go to Google Classroom and open 002 Jack-o-Lanterns. Use shape tools to "draw" a Jack-o-Lantern

October 21st:

  • Talk about/see photos from Spaghetti/Marshmallow Challenge

October 19th:

October 14th:

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October 12th:

  • Go to Google Classroom and open 001 My Pumpkin Book. Complete Pumpkin Glyph slide together.

October 7th:

October 5th:

  • Whole Class: Read the book "Pumpkins in Fall"
  • Whole Class: Hints on drawing a Jack-o-Lantern in Tux Paint
  • Draw a Jack-o-Lantern in Tux Paint

September 28th & 30th:

September 23rd:

  • Whole Class: Introduction to My First Clicks
  • Whole Class: Reminders on how to use Tux Paint to create your self-portrait
  • Finish your self-portrait in Tux Paint, if not done
  • My First Clicks

September 21st:

  • Whole Class: How to draw a portrait in Tux Paint
  • Draw a self-portrait in Tux Paint

September 16th:

  • Whole Class: How to use Quiver App
  • Sign your dots!
  • Make your dots 3D with Quiver App
  • Dot Games:
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September 14th:

  • Whole Class: International Dot Day
  • Whole Class: Tools to use in Tux Paint - Paintbrush, Fill Bucket
  • Draw your Dot picture

September 9th:

  • Whole Class: Review how to hold and use a mouse
  • Mouse Practice:
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September 7th:

  • Whole Class:
    • Review Class Rules
    • Demonstrate and practice how to hold a mouse and move & click it
    • Assign Seats & show how to use headphones
  • Practice Using the Mouse in Tux Paint