Technology

Blessed Sacrament is equipped with a 28 station lab.  We have 7 iPad carts which makes us 1:2 Kindergarten-4th grade and 1:1 5th-8th grade. We have iPads available in the Resource Room as well.

Each classroom has a SMART Board and has access to a Document Camera. 

We start in Kindergarten with basic mouse skills and move to more advanced Keyboarding skills Kindergarten through 8th grade. 

Students learn to use word processing programs,  they learn the basics of a spread sheet program, they learn to create and present using a presentation program. 

We introduce beginning coding skills.

Students create and present movies uisng green screens.

We are a Google School and we start using Google classroom in the lower grades. 

Kindergarten through 8th Grade students learn Digital Citizenship and how to navigate the internet safely with age appropriate lessons and tasks.

The skills learned in Computer class are reinforced by the classroom teacher when the classes use iPads or Computer Lab.

Technology is used to enhance and compliment the core curriculum--not replace it.