• COMPUTER 4

    Instructor: Mrs. Anderson

Videos and Podcasts

Web Pages

  • NeSA prep
    This will provide you a chance to practice reading from a computer screen, in preparation for the NeSA reading test.

Announcements

  • PSA Cyberbullying Project

    All 4th grade students created PSA (public service announcement) videos about the dangers of cyberbullying.
    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLDFCsZJRFEGEMJninMJ5H7uUSrUIw1lZW

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  • Mannequin Challenge

    Third and fourth grade students explored the physics of bottle flipping during computer class this week.
    Check out our mannequin challenge!

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  • Apple Store Field Trip

    Mr. Kress's 4th grade class took a field trip to the Apple Store! The students built paper airplanes, video recorded their flight patterns using the CMV app on the iPads, and then put together a slideshow to showcase their experience. What a great experience!

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  • Computer Science - Coding

    Learning to Code! Plattsmouth Elementary students participate in courses designed to introduce computer science and show that anybody can learn to the basics.
    Here are a few FREE website and apps to learn the basics of coding:Code.org website, for all learners
    https://studio.code.orgTynker website, for all learnershttp://www.tynker.com/hourofcode/Kodable app for iOS, for youngest …

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  • GOOGLE DOCS

    All students, grades 2-4, are learning to use Google Docs for educational purposes. In computer class, we have discussed Internet safety and ettiquette.

    Google Docs is a cloud based application that allows users to share, edit, and collaborate on the same document from different locations.

    *REMEMBER to always supervise students while on the Internet.

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  • Internet Safety Tips for Parents

    Internet safety will be taught, reviewed, and discussed throughout the school year during computer class.

    Keep your kids safe online!

    When elementary-aged children first start exploring
    the Internet, most parents are concerned about “stranger
    danger” — the chance kids will meet a dangerous adult.
    While parents do have to be aware of online strangers —
    and teach kids how to avoid them …

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  • Nebraska Language Arts Standards using Technology

    4th Grade:
    MULTIPLE LITERACIES (Electronic Communication)
    I can identify, locate, and form an opinion about
    information.
    I can find and use information in a variety of ways.
    I can select and use resources to answer questions.
    I can cite my sources to give credit to the authors.
    I can practice safe behaviors when I am
    communicating on the computer.
    I can use technology to communicate with …

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  • Nebraska Language Arts Standards using Technology

    4th Grade:
    MULTIPLE LITERACIES (Electronic Communication)
    I can identify, locate, and form an opinion about
    information.
    I can find and use information in a variety of ways.
    I can select and use resources to answer questions.
    I can cite my sources to give credit to the authors.
    I can practice safe behaviors when I am
    communicating on the computer.
    I can use technology to communicate with …

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  • Digital Resource Subscriptions

    Plattsmouth Elementary School has purchased three electronic subscriptions for all PES students and staff to use at school and at home. You will need to contact the school for usernames and passwords. Thank you.

    BrainPop Jr. >> Digital content that meets several of our Nebraska State Standards in all subject areas.
    http://brainpopjr.com

    World Book Encyclopedia >> Digital …

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  • EXPECTATIONS

    BE SAFE, BE RESPECTFUL, BE RESPONSIBLE

    Fourth grade students will learn computer skills (word processing, slideshow, internet safety, blogging, touch-typing method, distance learning, photography, multimedia).

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Contacts

  • Anderson, Melanie

    Business: 402-296-4173
    Email: manderson@pcsd.org