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 #5: Technology Research Tools

Students will develop research skills using technology to locate, evaluate and collect information from a variety of sources.

 

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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. Use CD-ROM references to develop research skills for content area learning.

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2. Use online encyclopedias and Internet web sites to access information for research assignments.

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3. Develop Internet search strategies which will enable efficient access to online information.