Information Technology

Kindergarten-Grade 1
Big Ideas: 
Develop students' understanding of the Internet and school technologies and how these tools communicate information in different ways. Highlights include an introduction to keyboarding technique, interactive storybook creation, file management, and computer/network organization.

Grade 2
Big Ideas: Introduce students to sound/video editing and robotics. Through project-based work, students explore music creation and computer animation systems, and become familiar with logic and design processes. Highlights include an introduction to programming with visual programming tools, robot simulation design and function, and using loops and samples to create music.

Grade 3 
Big Ideas: Introduce students to Digital Passport, a key component in WPGA's digital citizenship program. Students complete five modules in the areas of communication, privacy, cyberbullying, search, and creative credit. Highlights include concept mapping and designing an interactive fiction story.