Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Halloween, Thanksgiving & Christmas...oh my!



Simplify your seasonal and holiday lesson planning with these inexpensive, creative and practical technology materials. These products are part of the "Fun for Little Ones - MS Word & Internet Activities" series. To learn more about an activity, click on it's image below:


Here comes Halloween...

followed by Thanksgiving...

and then Christmas sneaks up on us!

Saturday, October 5, 2013

It's a Brain Thing!


Product Description

"Teaching kids about their brains one little lesson at a time!" This activity pack is a creative combination of computer activities for grades 3-5 sure to provide students with a great learning experience!


Included in this pack:

1. A PowerPoint presentation which provides a simple look at the 3 major parts of the brain—the cerebellum, cerebrum and brain stem. It also explains the drawing activity students will complete in either Microsoft Paint or KidPix.

2. A step-by-step Microsoft Word tutorial explaining how to create a 3-column chart to hold facts about the 3 brain parts.

3. An internet link is included directly in the MS Word file above which allows students to access a webpage designed specifically for this product. The webpage has:

• A chart with facts students can use to fill in their charts (this is good if you want students to have quick access to info).

• links to other sites with information (provides opportunities for students to practice online search skills)

• fun brain links to a fascinating video and online coloring picture.

http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Its-a-Brain-Thing-3-Major-Parts-of-the-Brain-Activity-Pack-911994

Friday, October 4, 2013

Fire Safety MS Word & Internet Activities

  It's Fire Safety Week next week...do you need some resources for your computer students?

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Young students in grades K-2 will enjoy typing, putting together a puzzle, and accessing online fire safety activities all within the same Word document!

This product contains teacher instructions along with a student file which you may download on as many computers in your classroom as you like. The student file is a protected document allowing kids an easier experience as they type the words "FIRE TRUCK" and click and drag shapes into the image of a fire truck. First and second graders can be instructed to change the font, text box, and text box border colors.

At the bottom of the document is a small fire truck image that links to a "Fire Safety" online activities page created just for this product!