7th Grade Technology is a 32-week 7th grade tech curriculum that addresses Common Core requirements and the diverse needs of Middle School tech classes. Authored by the Structured Learning IT Teaching Team, each lesson is aligned with both Common Core State Standards and National Educational Technology Standards, including Scope and Sequence. step-by-step weekly lessons, articles on tech pedagogy, emphasis on comprehension/problem-solving/critical thinking/preparing students for career and college. Focus is on transfer of knowledge and blended learning, collaboration and sharing. Online support is offered FREE through a help blog Each lesson in 7th Grade Technology includes: Common Core Standards, ISTE Standards, essential question, big idea, materials required, vocabulary, problem solving for lesson, time required to complete, teacher preparation required, steps to accomplish goals, assessment strategies, troubleshooting, how to extend learning, additional resources, examples, grading rubrics. Learning is organized into units that are easily adapted to the shorter class periods of Middle School. They include: Digital CitizenshipDigital ToolsExcel AssessmentGamification of Ed.Google EarthGraphicsKeyboardingLogical thinkingPre-ProgrammingProblem SolvingRoboticsSearch/ResearchVisual LearningWeb Comm. ToolsWord Assessment Additionally, Units are collected under Themes. Teachers can adopt several themes per grading period or break them up throughout the year. Themes include: BasicsCollaborate/Publish/PresentDigital citizenshipLogical thinkingProductivityProgrammingSearch/research Teachers can organize their classes by these 16 units or more broadly by the 7 themes. Note to readers: Color shown in the sample image gallery for____Discuss essential question: How do I gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, use search ... to select reliable websites How can you use websites to answer a question if you dona#39;t know website is reliable?
|Title||:||Seventh Grade Technology|
|Author||:||Ask a Tech Teacher|
|Publisher||:||Structured Learning - 2013-08-05|