Review of Typing Stage 1: Demonstrate how to use Dance Mat Typing stage one, level one ( ASDF,JKL; and G, H ). Review the homerow and proper finger technique.
Assign Typing Practice Stage 1 - 3 :
Assign 25-30 minutes or until done.
Assign 3 Minutes of: Typing Rocket Jr. Type with both hands, try to get a final score of 60 points or more.
Assign: Keyboard Climber 2. Type with both hands. Finish level two.
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Assign Enrichment: Students work on enrichment activities after typing.
Word Processing - "All About Me" | Enrichment
All About Me: Make the "All About Me" (Windows) (Mac / iPad) (iPad) file available to the students. Demo how to write in the editable text boxes.
Assign: "All About Me" writing. Students will save / print their finished work.
Assign Enrichment: Students work on enrichment activities when finished.
Autobiographical Portrait Poem Generator
When you are finished, click the button at the bottom of the form to generate your poem. Copy and paste the results into a word processing program, format it with the size and font style of your choice. Print.
When you are finished, click the button at the bottom of the form to generate your poem. Copy and paste the results into a word processing program. Format it with the size and font style of your choice. Add clipart or pictures. Add your name and save / print.
If I Were President
I would help all of the homeless people
I would make the wars go away
I would start finding ways to end hunger
I would give every boy and girl a college education
I would stop people from polluting the ocean
I would listen to children
I would think about how to make the world a better place
I would reduce all the trash going to the garbage
I would increase jobs for everyone
I would be the best president
Word Processing - Friendly Letter | Enrichment
Demo the Friendly Letter:
Make the "Friendly Letter" graphic organizer available to students. Demo how to use the friendly letter graphic organizer, or use The Friendly Letter Creator. If you have access to BrainPop Jr., show this "How To" friendly letter video.
Option 1 - Assign Friendly Letter Writing:
Write a friendly letter to your teacher. Tell about something that happened during summer vacation. Write 65-95 words or more about your summer. Save your work.
Option 2 - Punctuation Practice - Word Processing
Practice writing sentences with punctuation. Students use proper capitalization, spelling, word spacing, and punctuation. Students may change font size, color, and style. Students may add images / clipart if possible. Need more basic word processing? Here.