6-8th Grade Applied Arts Learning Targets
Applied Arts, 6-8
(EC) ALT 1 - Respect Self, Others, Digital Property
I can respect myself, other users, and digital property.
AST 1.1 - Use of Info, Tech Equip, Software : I can practice and advocate safe, responsible use of information technological equipment and software.
AST 1.2 - Potential Security Issues : I can identify, explain and analyze potential security issues and consequences of technology misuse.
AST 1.3 - Respect for Other Users : I can demonstrate respect for other users’ passwords, photos, and assignments and practice strategies for getting help when necessary.
AST 1.4 - Existing Desktop Configurations : I can demonstrate respect for existing desktop configurations and system preferences.
(EC) ALT 2 - Academic Honesty
I can demonstrate the use of academic honesty as it relates to technology.
AST 2.1 - Adhere to Copyright : I can adhere to copyright, licensing, and fair use laws, including providing accurate citations when referencing information from outside sources.
AST 2.2 - Unethical Use of Information : can use recognize the societal and personal consequences of unethical use of information.
(CTPSCU) ALT 3 - Solve Problems
I can use creativity and critical thinking skills to solve problems, using appropriate technology.
AST 3.1 - Use of Available Resources : I can choose and justify use of available resources to make informed decisions.
AST 3.2 - Project Plan : I can develop and follow a project plan to manage tasks related to project completion.
AST 3.3 - Use Technology Solve Problems : I can use technology as a means of solving problems and developing innovative products that reflect originality and self-expression
(CC) ALT 4 - Communicate - Collaborate
I can communicate and collaborate effectively in a variety of settings.
AST 4.1 - Collaborate : I can collaborate locally and globally, using a variety of communication tools to gather information, share ideas and respond to questions.
AST 4.2 - Create Presentation : I can collaborate locally and globally, using a variety of communication tools to gather information, share ideas and respond to questions.
AST 4.3 - Create Multimedia Presentation : I can create a multimedia presentation that is appropriate in design and content for the target audience.
(RE) ALT 5 - Information Variety of Sources
I can locate, organize, analyze, and cite information from a variety of sources and media.
AST 5.1 - Apply Advanced Search Strategies : I can apply advanced search strategies when using online library resources and public search engines to gain information on a topic.
AST 5.2 - Cite all Sources : I can cite all sources using correct bibliographic formats.
AST 5.3 - Evaluate Validity of Resources : I can critically evaluate validity of resources, including identification of bias.
(TO) ALT 6 - Operate Systems
I can effectively understand and operate systems and applications.
AST 6.1 - New Technology, Hardware : I can apply acquired skills to new technology, hardware and applications.
AST 6.2 - Transfer Work Across Platforms : I can transfer work across platforms and applications.
AST 6.3 - Access Different Documents : I can identify, store and access documents in different formats from various locations for specific purposes.
AST 6.4 - Solve Hardware, Network Problems : I can identify and apply strategies to solve common hardware, software, and network problems.
(KB) ALT 7 - Keyboarding
I can keyboard using the correct hand position and posture at 25 words per minute with 95% accuracy.