Standards for Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)

Grade 1

Social and Ethical Issues

Students understand the ethical, cultural and societal issues related to ICT. Students practice responsible use of ICT systems, information, and software.

Research and Inquiry

Students use and transfer ICT knowledge to locate, retrieve, organize, manipulate, analyze, synthesize, and evaluate information for specific research tasks.•

By the end of Grade 1 students will:

By the end of Grade 1 students will:

 

Communication and Collaboration

Students collaborate using ICT. Students use ICT to communicate knowledge in a variety of forms and media, for different purposes and audiences.

Productivity and Applications

Students understand how to use the range of ICT tools for research, inquiry, problem solving, decision making, creativity, communication, and collaboration.

By the end of Grade 1 students will:

By the end of Grade 1 students will:

 

Critical and Creative Thinking

Using ICT, students will enhance their critical and creative thinking skills, including problem solving and decision making.

 

Grade 1 ICT Resources

Managing Access to the Classroom Computer

Ontario Curriculum Web Resources

Using Electronic Portfolios with Students

Ideas for Connecting ICT with Grade 1 Math

Grade 1 Planner Units

Ideas for Connecting ICT with Grade 1 Literacy

Grade 1 Examples

KidPix Resource Guide (K-3)