Suggested Big Ideas:

Grades 1–2 (Ages 6–8) Q1

The following experiences with technology and digital resources are examples of learning activities students might engage in during PK–2 (ages 6-8):
  1. Communicate about technology using developmentally appropriate and accurate terminology. (6)
  2. Demonstrate the ability to navigate in virtual environments such as electronic books, simulation software, and websites. (6)
  3. Demonstrate safe and cooperative use of technology. (5)

Please teach at least one lesson to every grade level using iSafe curriculum this quarter.

Technology Operations and Concepts

1. Communicate about technology using developmentally appropriate and accurate terminology. (6)
2. Demonstrate the ability to navigate in virtual environments such as electronic books, simulation software, and websites. (6)

Lesson Title
Description/Learning Target
Application
Files
Be A
Computer
Technician
Students will learn how to
set up a computer focusing
on the parts and their functions.
None





Internet Safety

3. Demonstrate safe and cooperative use of technology. (5)
Lesson Title
Description/Learning Target
Application
Files
Going Places Safely
Students will learn rules for being
safe on the Internet. Free Common
Sense Media account needed to
download materials.
Internet:
Going Places Safely

Basic Internet Safety
Router's Birthday Surprise
Students watch Router’s Birthday Surprise and discuss what kinds of fun things they can do online. They take a website tour of www.NetSmartzKids.org while learning about the four rules of Internet safety.

This is also available in Spanish.
Internet:
http://www.netsmartz.org/Resources

http://www.netsmartzkids.org/LearnWithClicky
(Online videos but sometimes they do not stream smoothly. Try to download the videos instead. Also, the videos are on the U Drive
Go to the U Drive.
Click on DistData
Click on Intructional Resources
Click on Internet Safety
Click on Netsmartz)
. )
Download the videos the night before!!!! The videos take an hour or two to download. Another option is to email Netsmartz and they will send you then entire curriculum with a DVD. This will take 1 - 2 weeks to arrive.







Basic Internet Safety
Router's Birthday Surprise 2
Students watch Router’s Birthday Surprise where they are introduced to the Webville Outlaws. They will complete a matching worksheet and learn what to do when they meet an Outlaw online.


This is also available in Spanish.
Internet:
http://www.netsmartz.org/Resources



Netiquette
Bad Netiquette Stinks
Students will learn the definition of netiquette and discuss the importance of having good manners online. They will create a “netiquette net” to capture examples of bad online manners.
Internet:
http://www.netsmartz.org/Resources

http://www.netsmartzkids.org/LearnWithClicky
(Online videos but sometimes they do not stream smoothly. Try to download the videos instead.
Also, the videos are on the U Drive
Go to the U Drive.
Click on DistData
Click on Intructional Resources
Click on Internet Safety
Click on Netsmartz)


Download the videos the night before!!!! The videos take an hour or two to download. Another option is to email Netsmartz and they will send you then entire curriculum with a DVD. This will take 1 - 2 weeks to arrive.

Netiquette
Bad Netiquette
Stinks 2
Students play a board game to review what they have learned about netiquette.
Internet:
http://www.netsmartz.org/Resources

Passwords
UYN The Password Rap
Students discuss how passwords are like keys and why it is important to have a password that isn't easy to guess.
Internet:
http://www.netsmartz.org/Resources

http://www.netsmartzkids.org/LearnWithClicky
(Online videos but sometimes they do not stream smoothly. Try to download the videos instead.
Also, the videos are on the U Drive.
Go to the U Drive.
Click on DistData
Click on Intructional Resources
Click on Internet Safety
Click on Netsmartz)

Download the videos the night before!!!! The videos take an hour or two to download. Another option is to email Netsmartz and they will send you then entire curriculum with a DVD. This will take 1 - 2 weeks to arrive.

Passwords
UYN The Password Rap 2
Students discuss how passwords are like keys and why it is important to have a password that isn't easy to guess.
Internet:
http://www.netsmartz.org/Resources

Chat Abbreviation
Students discuss what abbreviations are. They watch "UYN: The NetSmartz Chat Abbreviation" and discuss the abbreviation UYN. Next they clap while chanting "UYN" and then shout "UYN" in response to Internet scenarios. They complete a worksheet reminding them to "Use Your NetSmartz."
Internet:
http://www.netsmartz.org/Resources

http://www.netsmartzkids.org/LearnWithClicky
(Online videos but sometimes they do not stream smoothly. Try to download the videos instead. Also, the videos are on the U Drive

Go to the U Drive.

Click on DistData

Click on Intructional Resources

Click on Internet Safety

Click on Netsmartz)

Download the videos the night before!!!! The videos take an hour or two to download. Another option is to email Netsmartz and they will send you then entire curriculum with a DVD. This will take 1 - 2 weeks to arrive.

Chat Abbreviations2
Students watch "UYN: The NetSmartz Chat Abbreviation." They discuss what it means to "Use Your NetSmartz." They play a game where they figure out how to use their NetSmartz in various situations.
Internet:
http://www.netsmartz.org/Resources

Basic Internet Safety
This is one of a series of 6 Flipcharts based in the iSafe Curriculum. Each Flipchart is grade specific &
based on the lessons included in the iSafe Teacher's Guide.
Internet:
http://www.brainpop.com/


Use an adapted version of the Flipchart for 1st grade. Not all of the flipchart will be relevant for 1st grade.

Also, the BrainPop movie will not play unless you have a subscription.