Standards and Benchmarks
Grade 5 Standards Used
Reading and Literature
|Technology Standards Used
Technology as a Tool for Productivity
3. Students use technology tools to enhance learning, increase productivity, and promote creativity. Students use productivity tools to collaborate in constructing technology-enhanced models, preparing publications, and producing other creative works.
*Use technology tools (e.g., multimedia authoring, presentation, web tools, digital cameras, scanners) for individual and collaborative writing, communication, and publishing activities to create knowledge products for audiences inside and outside the classroom environments, web tools) to support learning and research.
Technology as a Tool for Communications
4. Students use technology to communicate, to collaborate, publish, and interact with
peers, experts, and other audiences. Students use a variety of media and formats to
communicate information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences.
*Use telecommunications efficiently and effectively to access remote information and communicate with others in support of directed and independent learning and for pursuit of personal interests.
Technology as a Tool for Research
5. Students use technology to locate, evaluate, and collect information from a variety of sources. Students use technology tools to process data and report results. Students evaluate and select new information resources and technological innovations based on the appropriateness to specific tasks.
*Determine appropriate technology tools for accessing information and resources.
*Develop media literacy by identifying the source of information and the point of view presented for analysis of any bias (e.g., distinguishes whether material retrieved over the Internet is fact or opinion and whether the source is primary or secondary).