Spiral Review technology lessons that teach presentation, word processing, and spreadsheet software over 36 sessions. These will make a great addition to your technology curriculum for the computer lab. The skills build on each other throughout this unit so it is important to do the lessons in order.
This product includes all 3 sets of 12 weeks of Software Lessons. Please check out their individual previews to get a closer look at the topics included.
Save 20% with the Grades 1-5 set
What is included:
4 weeks of lessons for each type of software
- Word / Docs / Pages
- PowerPoint / Slides / Keynote
- Excel / Sheets / Numbers
Customizable for whatever software version you have
Editable Lesson Plans:
•I Can Statements
•Space for reflection
Editable Daily Messages:
•I Can Statements
•Space for you to add screenshots of your software program
Student Templates Provided
•Templates are provided in BOTH Google Apps and Office 365 for your convenience.
*If you’re using Apple Software then the Office 365 will convert to it.
•Formative assessment questions provided as editable Google Forms
1. These lessons are the main activity for a class. I recommend planning a warm up activity (like 10 minutes of typing) and early finisher activities (here are sites you can use). You’re likely going to have some students complete the lesson in 5-10 minutes and others that will still be working when you say time is up.
2. In the lesson plans you’ll see me talk about screencasts you could make. If you’ve never made them before, check out this blog post to learn more about it. Screencasts are a game changer!
4. The assessments are optional but will be helpful if technology is a graded subject. If you’re new to teaching technology and curious about grading these skills, read this blog post.
Still have questions? Please ask them before purchasing.
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Tracy M. (verified owner) –
As a first year technology teacher, I have been very thankful, and happy with, Brittany’s resources. My students are enjoying the themes, and since we are on trimesters, we switch with each unit. The students are really learning the Microsoft Suite, and I have been showing them how MS Suite is similar to, and for the most part transferrable to, Google Drive. Thanks for awesome resources! I know this is copied from my review on the 3rd grade lessons, but it applies just as much to this set of resources, as well. 🙂
Jacqueline M. (verified owner) –
I used the Google Slide formatting lessons lessons to help students get comfortable with their chromebooks and get to know the different commands and shortcuts in Google Slides. They loved creating the animations and found so many creative ways to show off their new skills.
Jamika L. (verified owner) –
An excellent supplement to my 4th grade tech curriculum.
Ashley P. (verified owner) –
Great for distance learning while still engaging.
Amber D. (verified owner) –
I love her activities & lessons! As a first year Computers Teacher this bundle helps to make sure I have everything covered! THANK YOU for an amazing resource and making my life easier!