6th Grade: Keyboarding and Basic Word Processing
This is an introduction to keyboarding class that is required for students in the 6th grade. The students will demonstrate mastery of touch keyboarding using correct keying techniques including correct posture and finger placement. The student will improve speed and accuracy in keyboarding by using appropriate drills and timed writings. Emphasis of the class is placed on letters, numbers, symbols, numeric keypad, and basic word processing applications.
7th Grade: Computer Science Discoveries
Computer Science Discoveries
CS Discoveries is an introductory computer science course that empowers students to create authentic artifacts and engage with computer science as a medium for creativity, communication, problem solving, and fun.
Semester 1 - Exploration and Expression
The first semester of CS Discoveries introduces students to computer science as a vehicle for problem solving, communication, and personal expression. As a whole, this semester focuses on the visible aspects of computing and computer science, and encourages students to see where computer science exists around them and how they can engage with it as a tool for exploration and expression.
8th Grade: Introduction to Office Productivity