Career & Technology

Lesson Plans: PreK-2

Making it Work
Making technology integration work at your school. All of the topics are presented in a brief, open-ended style to make them easy to adapt to many situations.
Click-N-Learn
Do you know what's inside your computer? Click on a photo of the insides of a computer to learn about the parts and what each part does. Very good site for children of all ages!
Computer Ergonomics for Elementary School
Computer Ergonomics is about things that you can do to make working on a computer more comfortable and better for your body. The Computer Ergonomics for Elementary School Students (CergoS) Web site will show you some simple and affordable ways to make sure that your body is safe and comfortable while using a computer.
Crayola.com
Crayola.com offers art and crafts projects and ideas for everyday or rainy-day fun. Students, parents and educators will love the art education link and lesson plans. Want to teach a fun math lesson? Visit teacher's lesson plans and click your theme.
CyberNetiquette Comix
Welcome to CyberNetiquette Comix, an entertaining, interactive way for families to learn valuable lessons about online safety. Join classic Disney characters for adventure, fun, and online awareness tips. Parents and children are encouraged to enjoy and discuss these interactive fables together.
Easy Web Tips to Teach Children
Web site provides tips for teaching children about the parts of the computer. Topics covered include computer and web basics, using a mouse, links on the web, resizing pages and much more.
GetTech
Technology is EVERYWHERE! The GET TECH KIDS can help you recognize the technology behind the everyday things in your life. GET TECH has fun tech stories and games for the future computer whiz in your family.
Internet Science and Technology Fair (ISTF)
This site is designed to encourage teams of middle and high school students and their teachers to explore Internet information resources. ISTF through it partnerships have found common ground to help K-12 students realize the technical career opportunities of tomorrow.
KidsBank.com
KidsBank offers a great tutorial that explains fundamentals of banking to children. Children can learn all about how money is made (not earned, actually made), how to save money, earning interest and all they need to know about check, EFT and ATMs.
Kids' Rules for Online Safety
A better strategy would be to instruct children about both the benefits and dangers of cyberspace and for them to learn how to be "street smart" in order to better safeguard themselves in any potentially dangerous situation.
Learn 2 Type
Learn 2 Type is the leading FREE Web site that helps you master the skills of touch-typing. Whether you're a typing expert or just a "hunt & peck" beginner, the interactive exercises you'll find here automatically adjust to your skill level. The better you get, the more challenging the exercises become. You can come and go as you please and pick up right where you left off.
The Learning Page
Learning Page offers a huge collection of professionally produced instructional material for parents and teachers to download and print. For the learning readers, alphabet, decodable, and read-aloud books are among some of the learning tools available on this site. Lesson plans, flashcards, worksheets and much more can also be found!
Little Explorers
Dictionary.html
Even the youngest children are fascinated with the Internet. Make their surfing sessions educational as well as fun with Little Explorers' online dictionary. The child simply points and clicks on a letter and a word starting with that letter pops up. Other language formats include Spanish, Japanese, German, French, Italian and Portuguese.
NetSmartz
The NetSmartz for Kids is committed to providing a fun, safe and secure age-appropriate website for children of all ages. NetSmartz for Kids is an interactive site where children learn how to be safer on the Internet.