Kindergarten Technology Standards

PA State Standards

National Educational Technology Standards

3.7.4.C  Introduce parts of the computer


  • Mouse
  • Monitor
  • Keyboard
  • Speaker
  • Printer
  • Mouse pad
  • Computer Processing Unit (CPU)
  • Headphones
  • Master use of microphone


3.7.4.C  Demonstrate use of mouse, keyboard, monitor (basic)


  • Basic use of keyboard
  • Point, click, and double click using mouse
  • Turn monitor off and on


#6 Technology Operations and Concepts


  • Understand and use technology systems
  • Select and use applications effectively and productively
  • Troubleshoot systems and applications
  • Transfer current knowledge to learning of new technologies

3.7.4.D  Introduce operating system skills


  • Log on
  • Log off
  • Shut down
  • Select a program icon



3.7.4.D  Introduce instructional software


#1 Creativity and Innovation

  • Apply existing knowledge to generate new ideas, products, or processes
  • Create original works as a means of personal or group expression
  • Use models and simulations to explore complex systems and issues
  • Identify trends and forecast possibilities


#2 Communication and collaboration

  • Interact, collaborate, and publish with peers, experts or others employing a variety of media and formats
  • Communicate information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences using a variety of media and formats
  • Develop cultural understanding and global awareness by engaging with learners of other cultures
  • Contribute to project teams to produce original works or solve problems