This Month in the Computer Lab
Lessons in October:
Introducing Learning.com and keyboarding skills
Homerow song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p0DRAgUCWew&app=desktophttps://www.kidztype.com/dance-mat-typing-level-1-stage-1_f1117a537.html Dance mat typing practice for the home row and the space bar. Students complete and advance to the next level. Within Stage 1, there are 16 levels for practice (letters in the homerow and words in the homerow).http://www.abcya.com/keyboarding_practice.htm Great for beginners! 2 Game Modes: Letter Name or Letter Sounds. Students type each letter of the alphabet repeatedly. At the end of the practice they will hear either the letter name or the letter sound before they move on to the next letter.https://toytheater.com/type/ Fun site for keyboarding practice. Students can also change the font style, size, and color of their words.
https://www.abcya.com/games/uppercase_lowercase_letter_matching Students match lower and uppercase letters.
Just for Fun:
https://www.tvokids.com/preschool/games/caterpillar-count Simple practice for holding and moving a mouse! Students move the mouse to a make a caterpillar grow longer. Clicking skills are required for restarting the game. (MAP Extra)