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2nd Grade Computer Lessons

 

Computer Lab Rules in Pictures

 

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.

 

Download: proper-keyboard-finger-placement-on-the-keyboard.pdf

Proper Keyboard Finger Placement

 

 

Assign Typing Practice Stage 1 - 3 :

Assign 25-30 minutes or until done.

 

Typing Level One Typing Level Two Typing Level Three

 

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.

 

Typing Rocket Keyboard Climber

 

More Typing Practice Here:

 

Assign Enrichment: Students work on enrichment activities after typing.

 


 

Word Processing - "All About Me" | Enrichment

All About Me

 

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

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Autobiographical Poem Generator

Write your own autobiographical poem by filling in the text boxes.

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.

  1. End the first and last lines with a period (. )
     
  2. End all other lines with a comma (, ).
     
Autobiographic Portrait Poem - Boys
Write your first name...
Write four words about you...
(Capitalize the first letter of the first word).
(Put a period after the last word).
Brother of...list your brother or sister's name, (If you don't have brothers or sisters, write no one.)
Lover of...three (3) things you love,
Who feels...three (3) things and how you feel about them,
Who needs...three (3) things you need,
Who gives...three (3) things you give others,
Who fears...three (3) things that scare you,
Who would like to see...three (3) things you want to see,
Resident of...the city you live in, then your street name,
(Put a period at the end of this line).
Write your last name...

 

            

 





 

  1. End the first and last lines with a period (. )
     
  2. End all other lines with a comma (, ).
Autobiographic Portrait Poem - Girls
Write your first name...
Write four words about you...
(Capitalize the first letter of the first word).
(Put a period after the last word.)
Sister of...list your brother or sister's name, (If you don't have brothers or sisters, write no one.)
Lover of...three (3) things you love,
Who feels...three (3) things and how you feel about them,,
Who needs...three (3) things you need,
Who gives...three (3) things you give others,
Who fears...three (3) things that scare you,
Who would like to see...three (3) things you want to see,
Resident of...the city you live in, then your street name.
(Put a period at the end of this line).
Write your last name...

 

            


 

 

 

Example:

 

 

Danielle
Happy, sporty, friendly, huggy.
Sister of Nicole,
Lover of puppies, rollercoasters, traveling,
Who feels sad when it rains, happy when it' sunny, sleepy when it's cold,
Who needs love, friends, family,
Who gives hugs, love, friendship,
Who fears snakes, darkness, earthquakes,
Who would like to see the Grand Canyon, a whale, no wars,
Resident of Porter Ranch, Lullabye lane.
Erickson

 


Write your own "If I Were President Poem" by filling in the text boxes.

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.

http://oakdome.com/k5/lesson-plans/word/if-i-were-president.php

If I Were President

I would help
I would make
I would start
I would give
I would stop
I would listen
I would think
I would reduce
I would increase
I would be

 

            

 

 


 

 

Example:

 

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.

 

Friendly Letter Graphic Organizer Punctuation Practice - Word Processing

 

Assign Enrichment: Students work on enrichment activities when finished.

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