Kindergarten students will experience the following skills with assistance:


  • Use standard technology vocabulary
  • Develop proper care of handling technology hardware and software
  • Identify parts of the computer
  • Using a mouse for pointing, clicking, double-clicking, and dragging
  • Develop opening, using, closing and quitting a program
  • Manipulate windows with teacher direction


  • Develop keyboarding skills
  • Locate numbers, letter, and symbols on a keyboard
  • Develop proper use of the space bar, punctuation, and shift keys
  • Observe ethics and respect when using computers
  • Demonstrate appropriate behavior while working independently
  • Develop ideas about respecting one's own work as well as others


  • Continue to develop keyboarding skills
  • Continue to develop skills using various computer programs
  • Develop Internet skills with adult assistance
  • Follow the school Safety/Acceptable Use Policy


  • Develop skills used in navigating a web page with adult assistance
  • Begin to use cut and paste skills using graphics found on the Internet with adult assistance
  • Begin to use technology resources to locate information with adult assistance


  • Begin to use a multimedia presentation tool with adult assistance
  • Develop their own ideas using multimedia presentation tools