Computer Science Focus for 2nd Grade:

    • Touch Typing through TypingClub
      • Touch typing emphasizes typing without looking at the keyboard. Students learn to type using TypingClub's colorful on-screen keyboard that indicates which finger to use.

    • Mouse skills through game-based learning
      • Students will learn valuable technical skills in mouse control through fun games like ThisisSand and Connect the Dots!
      • 2nd grade students practice mouse skills such as pointing, clicking, double-clicking, and dragging.
    • Work respectfully and responsibly with others online
    • Describe & identify common computer hardware
      • Students will be introduced to a variety of technology. In their homerooms, they utilize tablets. In computer lab, they use desktop computers and will practice identifying the parts of a computer: mouse, keyboard, monitor, and computer tower.
    • Keep login information private, and log off devices appropriately

Typing Practice

Coding Practice

Mouse Practice