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Beaverton School District
Beaverton School District

Beaverton Schools

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.