Having introduced and talked a little about Object Oriented Programming before and where its namesake comes from, I thought it's time we go through the absolute basics of computer programming in a non-language specific way. This is the kind of stuff compu
If you're looking to learn a programming language that's cross-platform and easily accessible, Java is one of the most practical languages out there. This handy cheat sheet helps you keep track of the basics while you begin to learn.
Cheat Sheet To Using Google Search More Effectively
Google has a lot of hidden tricks which allow you to use it a lot more effectively than you think. These tricks aren't obvious because Google doesn't want to confuse basic users with an overload of info on how to use their search engine. But if you're the type who wants to learn some cool…
Has the role of "Computer Teacher" been thrust upon you? Here is a list of computer skills that I, a regular classroom teacher, developed for my fourth graders. There is a mix of basic keyboarding skills, internet know-how, and navigating Windows. These are the basic skills that many students will already know (which lends itself very well to peer teaching) but students who have limited computer access might not have mastered. FREE!
Help your students master basic computer skills in a digital world. Technology is becoming fully integrated into educational curriculum, these activities will build the foundation. Learn the components of a web browser, mouse, and keyboard (and keyboard shortcuts). *NOW BOTH MAC AND PC KEYBOARDS!National Educational Technology Standards for Students (NETS-S)6.
An introduction to coding for complete beginners, this friendly and accessible book will teach children the basics of Scratch (a free, online program developed by MIT which is widely used in elementary schools), allowing them to get inside the code of their computer and create simple games and animations on screen.