Lesson Information

Third Grade Lesson

Week: 1 -- lessonID: 4

Essential Questions:

What is the vocabulary of the computer? What is inside of a computer? How does the computer know what I want and how does it show me what I want.


1. Understand the vocabulary of computers,
2. Introduce the concept of input and output devices.
3. Introduce the interior components of the computer.


Don't forget your Mini-Mission!


Important Docs

documents for this lesson:

  1. Vocabulary Worksheet

The Standards

Lesson Standard:

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.3.7 Conduct short research projects that build knowledge about a topic.

Technology Standard:

3. Research and information fluency Students apply digital tools to gather, evaluate, and use information. a. Plan strategies to guide inquiry b. Locate, organize, analyze, evaluate, synthesize, and ethically use information from a variety of sources and media c. Evaluate and select information sources and digital tools based on the appropriateness to specific tasks d. Process data and report results