Grade Level 1 Instructional Technology
IT.1.1.1a Demonstrates the correct care and use of a CD-ROM.
IT.1.1.1b Opens and closes software programs.
IT.1.1.1c Demonstrates correct mouse skills (select, click, double click, drag and draw tools)
IT.1.1.1d Demonstrates the correct care of a computer.
IT.1.3.1 Identifies letters, numbers and other basic keys on the keyboard.
IT.2.1.1 Demonstrates knowledge of appropriate use of passwords and authorized use of computers.
IT.2.2.1 Shares computer access with others.
IT.3.1.1 Uses a word processor to enter text.
Grade Level 2 Instructional Technology
IT.1.1.2a Starts up and shuts down a computer.
IT.1.1.2b Logs on and logs off the network.
IT.1.3.2 Creates a simple drawing with a paint program (i.e. KidPix).
IT.2.3.2 Uses technology productively and in an appropriate way.
IT.3.1.2 Uses a word processor to save and print information.
IT.3.4.2 Creates a multimedia page for a presentation with PowerPoint.
Grade Level 3 Instructional Technology
IT.1.1.3a Prints multiple copies and prints selected pages.
IT.1.1.3b Uses drop-down and select menus appropriately.
IT.1.1.3c Selects and prints to a network printer.
IT.1.2.3 Reads and follows technical directions.
IT.1.3.3 Uses the home row keys.
IT.1.3.3 Identifies the placement of letters and numbers on the keyboard.
IT.2.2.3 Works in teams to create products that one student could not complete alone.
IT.3.1.3 Edits text, including font, size and style.
IT.3.4.3a Creates a multimedia presentation with PowerPoint.
IT.3.4.3b Creates a graphic organizer with appropriate software.
Grade Level 4 Instructional Technology
IT.1.1.4a Renames and deletes files.
IT.1.1.4b Saves to a floppy disk, hard drive and the network.
IT.1.1.4c Creates a folder.
IT.1.1.4d Creates a sound recording using a microphone and computer.
IT.1.2.4 Reads and follows technical directions.
IT.1.3.4a Creates a complex drawing with a paint program.
IT.1.3.4b Types 15 words per minute.
IT.1.3.4c Uses correct posture when typing.
IT.2.1.4 Demonstrates knowledge of safety and ethical issues related to sharing personal information.
IT.2.3.4 Follows the district's acceptable use policy.
IT.3.1.4a Opens and modifies a saved word processed document.
IT.3.1.4b Uses a word processor to copy and move text within one document.
IT.3.1.4c Uses specialized word processor utilities (i.e. spell check, thesaurus)
IT.4.2.4 Uses hyperlinks to navigate the World Wide Web.
IT.5.2.4 Uses graphic organizer software to process and organize data (i.e. Inspiration).
IT.6.1.4 Demonstrates an awareness of how technology can help resolve problems.
Grade Level 5 Instructional Technology
IT.1.2.5a Recognizes and uses basic technology terms correctly (Cheney USD 268 Basic Technology Vocabulary List)
IT.1.2.5b Reads and follows technical directions.
IT.1.2.5c Understands the basic operation of a computer (i.e. input / output, storage).
IT.1.3.5a Improves basic keyboarding skills and words per minute.
IT.1.3.5b Types 20 words per minute with 80% accuracy.
IT.2.1.5 Respects the informational privacy of other students and staff.
IT.2.3.5a Demonstrates an awareness of avoiding viruses and other harmful technology issues.
IT.2.3.5b Understands the legal ramifications of sexual, racial, political, and religious harassment.
IT.3.1.5 Uses a word processor to compose original works.
IT.3.4.5a Creates a hypermedia presentation with eZedia.
IT.3.4.5b Creates a hypermedia presentation with special effects (i.e. animations, transitions)
IT.3.6.5 Creates a basic video.
IT.4.1.5 Interacts via email with experts and students at other sites.
IT.4.2.5a Composes email.
IT.4.2.5b Sends and receives email.
IT.4.2.5c Replies to email.
IT.4.2.5d Adds bookmarks/favorites to a web browser.
IT.4.2.5e Organizes bookmarks/favorites in a web browser.
IT.5.1.5 Saves information from online sources to a local file.
Grade Level 6 Instructional Technology
IT.1.1.6 Checks a floppy disk and hard drive for viruses.
IT.1.3.6a Enters text using the correct reaches and techniques for all keys.
IT.1.3.6b Types 25 words per minute with 80% accuracy.
IT.2.1.6 Demonstrates knowledge of issues related to software piracy.
IT.3.1.6a Uses text and imported graphics to organize information effectively (i.e. simple reports)
IT.3.1.6b Uses centering, tabs, margins, bullets and page numbering in a word processed document.
IT.3.1.6c Identifies the terms and functions associated with word processors.
IT.3.3.6 Demonstrates an awareness of spreadsheets and searches a prepared spreadsheet.
IT.3.4.6 Integrates graphics from the Internet into a multimedia presentation.
IT.5.1.6 Uses online encyclopedias effectively.
IT.5.2.6 Uses a word processor to create an outline and organize information.
Grade Level 7 Instructional Technology
IT.1.1.7a Uses the scanner to capture graphics and text.
IT.1.1.7b Copies and moves files to and from different storage devises.
IT.1.1.7c Downloads images from a digital camera.
IT.1.1.7d Runs computer programs without the autorun feature from floppy disk or CD-ROM.
IT.1.3.7 Types 30 words per minute with 80% accuracy.
IT.3.1.7 Uses a word processor to copy and move text and graphics between multiple documents.
IT.3.3.7a Inserts and deletes columns and rows in a spreadsheet.
IT.3.3.7b Creates a graph using a spreadsheet.
IT.3.3.7c Identifies the terms and functions associated with spreadsheets.
IT.3.3.7d Creates, saves and prints a spreadsheet.
IT.3.5.7a Saves a word processed document as a web page.
IT.3.5.7b Posts a web page to a web server.
IT.4.1.7 Participates in an online project.
IT.4.2.7a Attaches a file to email.
IT.4.2.7b Opens and saves an attachment.
IT.4.2.7c Attaches a hyperlink on email.
IT.5.1.7 Cuts and pastes information from online sources with correct documentation.
Grade Level 8 Instructional Technology
IT.1.3.8 Types 35 words per minute with 80% accuracy on all rows.
IT.2.1.8 Demonstrates an awareness of legal issues related to technology.
IT.3.1.8a Uses the columns, headers, and footers in a word processed document.
IT.3.1.8b Integrates text and graphics into an informational document (i.e. brochure, newspaper).
IT.3.2.8a Demonstrates an awareness of databases and searches a prepared database.
IT.3.2.8b Uses a prepared database to enter, edit, sort and search data.
IT.3.4.8a Integrates video clips and graphics from digital cameras into a multimedia presentation.
IT.3.4.8b Uses imaging devices, including scanners, digital cameras and video cameras.
IT.3.6.8a Edits a video.
IT.3.6.8b Integrates special effects into a video.
IT.3.6.8c Create a video from a story board.
IT.3.6.8d Demonstrates an awareness of video and broadcast terminology.
IT.3.6.8e Creates a story board for a video.
IT.5.1.8a Locates information on the Internet effectively.
IT.5.1.8b Searches online databases effectively.
IT.6.1.8a Identifies problems that can be resolved with technology.
IT.6.1.8b Implements a proposed solution using technology.
IT.6.1.8c Creates a proposed solution and evaluates the design.
Grade Level 9-12 Instructional Technology
IT.1.1.9a Saves files appropriately, depending on size and type of files.
IT.1.1.9b Creates a CD-ROM with a CD-R burner.
IT.1.1.9c Compresses and decompresses files.
IT.1.1.9d Demonstrates an awareness of the functions available with right click and function keys.
IT.1.1.9e Uses content-specific technologies (i.e. calculators, electronic balances, scientific probes)
IT.1.2.9 Recognizes and uses basic technology terms correctly (Cheney USD 268 Advanced Technology Vocabulary List)
IT.1.3.9 Types 40 words per minute with 80% accuracy on all rows.
IT.2.1.9a Understands the harmful effects of viruses and tampering with the network.
IT.2.1.9b Distinguishes between violation and acceptable use of the copyright law.
IT.3.1.9 Integrates charts and graphs from other productivity tools.
IT.3.2.9a Identifies the terms and functions associated with databases.
IT.3.2.9b Creates a database report to display information.
IT.3.2.9c Creates a select query in a database.
IT.3.2.9d Performs calculations using a database.
IT.3.2.9e Integrates data from a database into other productivity tools.
IT.3.2.9f Creates, edits, sorts and searches a database.
IT.3.3.9a Uses formulas in a spreadsheet.
IT.3.3.9b Links data in worksheets of a spreadsheet.
IT.3.3.9c Copies formulas among cells of a spreadsheet.
IT.3.3.9d Integrates data from a spreadsheet into other productivity tools.
IT.3.4.9a Creates and edits graphics.
IT.3.4.9b Saves and converts graphics and sound files.
IT.3.5.9a Demonstrates an awareness of web creation terminology.
IT.3.5.9b Uses web page development software to create and post web pages.
IT.3.6.9 Broadcasts a video production.
IT.4.1.9 Publishes student-created projects on the World Wide Web.
IT.4.2.9a Uses the buttons, menus and functions of a web browser.
IT.4.2.9b Adds and removes contacts in address book.
IT.4.2.9c Understands the basic history, functions and uses of the World Wide Web.
IT.4.2.9d Understands how to sign on and off a list serv.
IT.5.1.9 Evaluates electronic sources for accuracy, relevance, appropriateness, validity, comprehensiveness and bias.
IT.5.2.9 Uses productivity software to report information.
IT.6.1.9a Interacts with grade-appropriate problem-solving software.
IT.6.1.9b Integrates three technology tools to solve and present a solution to a problem.
IT.6.2.9a Interacts with grade-appropriate simulation software.
IT.6.2.9b Designs a solution or product for a real world situation.
IT.6.2.9c Demonstrates an awareness of career opportunities with technology.
Approved October 20, 2004
Cheney USD 268 Technology Committee