Book comprehension and vocabulary enhancement for this installment of Marc Brown's popular "Arthur" series. Arthur gets into trouble when he is unable to resist the lure of a computer game. What will his mother say?
Students read the comprehension activity about using Twitter to brainstorm an idea for a vocabulary project, create a word cloud, answer Twitter questions in 140 characters or less, and respond to a short essay question. Word Search & Crossword Puzzles are included.
Tyler and Hannah are overwhelmed by the number of search results they get for the word Internet, when trying to research for an assignment. Mother helps them start the paper by explaining some of the changes the Internet has brought.
Including an introduction to the history of algorithms as well as their more common contemporary uses, this mini-unit features short, easy problems and a few longer ones to help students understand the importance of algorithms in problem-solving.
Students can create 5 posters on internet safety using these templates. Digital Footprint, Personal Information, Stranger Danger and Internet Respect. Can be aligned with the Internet Safety poster set.