Computer Curriculum Frameworks



Elementary Computer
Curriculum Framework
Introduction

Standard #1
Basic Operations and Concepts

Standard #2
Social, Ethical and Human Issues

Standard #3
Technology Productivity Tools

Standard #4
Technology Communications Tools

Standard #5
Technology Research Tools

Standard #6
Technology Problem-Solving and Decision-Making Tools




Standard #2: Social, Ethical and Human Issues

Students will learn about ethical issues related to technology, develop positive attitudes that support collaboration and personal productivity, and learn and practice responsible technology use.

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Performance Indicators
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These indicators apply to all students and are often extended in subsequent grade levels.
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1. Work cooperatively and collaboratively with peers on technology-related projects.

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2. Understand appropriate online behavior, develop proper netiquette and learn basic Internet safety rules.

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3. Discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the Internet as a medium and learn how to use it in a productive manner.