5th Grade Lessons 1 - 10

Lesson 1: Classroom & Computer Lab Rules

You will be learning classroom rules, navigating GoKids, computer lab rules and logging into Typing Agent


Lesson 2: Digital Passport

This is a coarse of 6 Lessons that include passwords, sharing information, searching and more.

Teacher's Guide to the Lessons

Digital Passport Games

Lesson 3:

  • Login into Google drive and sign out of Google Drive

  • You can login to your Google Drive by clicking on GoKids Links

  • Learn how navigate Google Drive using your waffle.

  • access your Gmail account

Lesson 4: Writing Good Emails

  • Students will learn the 5 main parts of an email

  • how to write a good email

  • compose an email to their computer teacher

Lesson 5 Unplugged Coding Lesson; Graph Paper programming

Graph Paper Program Lesson

Teacher Video

Lesson 6: Typing Agent and Text Messages

You will practice typing to eventually achieve 25 W.P.M.

1. Type for 10 minutes in Typing Agent.

2. Go to Google Classroom, look for lesson on Texting.

3. Make copies of provided worksheets, complete them online. Then go over them as a class.

Lesson 7: You Won't believe This!

What is Clickbait & the Curiosity Gap? How to not be tricked.

In this lesson you will complete 2 Worksheets showing what you learned.

Teaching Materials

Lesson 8: Reading News Online

What are the important parts of an online news article? How to not be fooled by Fake News.

Online News Lesson

Lesson 9: Gathering & Presenting Data; Introduction to Google Sheets

You will be introduced to spreadsheets, using student gathered data.

You will create a spreadsheet using student gathered data

    1. Have students login Google Sheets

    2. Teach an Example of How to Merge cells, color cells, highlight the data & make a chart.

    3. Students will then gather information (ex. Favorite pet, sport, movies, video games, etc.) Each student will be allowed to choose their own topic as long as it is approved by the teacher.

    4. Teach how to create a Google Form & share it to their classmates Emails.

    5. Have students create a poll in Google drive using Google Forms, share with their classmates.

    6. Students need to collect their data from their classmates so they can create a spreadsheet with row and column headings.

Lesson 10: Creating a Spreadsheet; Introduction to Google Sheets

You will create a spreadsheet using student gathered data Part 3

    1. Students will input their data from lesson 9 with appropriate headings and columns using Google sheets.

    2. Students will need to display at least two comparable charts that can be used to identify their gathered data for interpretation purposes.