Inquiry

Inquiry Projects in Kindergarten

That’s the Truth

Subject: ELA
Class Periods: 3

Final Student Media: Digital Drawing

Technology and Core Area Learning Objectives:

  • Differentiate between fiction and nonfiction text
  • Print and save a file
  • Use tools in a drawing software program to label diagrams and create a picture

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Let’s Write!

Subject: ELA
Class Periods: 2
Final Student Media: Typed Story


Technology and Core Area Learning Objectives:

  • Use technology to generate and organize ideas
  • Write simple sentences or words for events in a story
  • Click a mouse and type using the keyboard

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Circles, Triangles, and Squares – Oh My!

Subject: Math
Class Periods: 3
Final Student Media: Poster


Technology and Core Area Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the attributes of, sort, and classify two-dimensional shapes
  • Use graphics software to create shapes, change fill color, and create text
  • Create, open, save, print, and /or upload files

Supporting EasyTech Lessons:


 

Needs and Wants

Subject: Math
Class Periods: 2

 

Technology and Core Area Learning Objectives:

  • Analyze a problem, and determine what is known and unknown
  • Distinguish between wants and needs
  • Use a mouse or touch pad to select pictures, select objects, and sort objects into groups

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Think Like a Geologist

Subject: Science
Class Periods: 1

 

Technology and Core Area Learning Objectives:

  • Compare two rocks and describe the similarities
  • Describe how scientists use different tools, including computers
  • Click a mouse and type using the keyboard

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Where Do We Live?

Subject: Social Studies
Class Periods: 3
Final Student Media: Picture

Technology and Core Area Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the natural and human characteristics of where they live
  • Compare the natural and human characteristics of two places
  • Draw a picture using drawing software

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