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 #4: Technology Communications Tools

Students will collaborate with peers and experts using multimedia and telecommunications tools to develop, publish and communicate information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences.

 

Grade
Level

Performance Indicators
K
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5
These indicators apply to all students and are often extended in subsequent grade levels.
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1. Use presentation software to develop slideshows that incorporate text, graphics and sound.

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2. Introduce e-mail as an application that facilitates communication, collaboration, discussion and debate.

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3. Use hypermedia software to create multimedia presentations with text, graphics, animation, sound & transitions.