Lesson Information

Kindergarten lesson:

Week: 1 Lesson ID:420

The Big Questions:

How can computers help me learn? What are the rules of the computer lab? How do I use the equipment?


  1. How to identify and use a mouse, scroll, and back button
  2. Practice moving the mouse, dragging and dropping.
  3. Locate tunaruna.com on the desktop.

Important Docs


None for this lesson.

The Standards

Lesson Standard:

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.K.6 With guidance and support from adults, explore a variety of digital tools to produce and publish writing, including in collaboration with peers. *Note - While this standard references ELA outcomes, the foundation of the standards can be more efficiently learned through activities presented in this lesson.

Assessment Tool:

  1. NETS 3 - Research and Information Fluency - Students apply digital tools to gather, evaluate, and use information. [Note - The activities used in this lesson are used to build skills to attain the standard's end. Specifically, students will use a mouse or a touch pad. Start up and shut down a computer properly. Launch a program from an icon.