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ESL Digital Literacy

ESL Digital Literacy Course Final Study Guide

Congratulations for making it to the end of this digital literacy course! In this class, I hope you all had fun and that you all had great conversations and learned new technology. This guide will help you navigate this final week of class. These are the classes that this round of the course covered. Here… Continue reading ESL Digital Literacy Course Final Study Guide

ESL Digital Literacy

Week 6. Internet Lingo and Final Exam

Hello everyone! Welcome to the final stretch of our digital literacy class. I highly enjoyed teaching you all the wonders of mastering programs like Google Slides, Google Docs and Google Classroom together. I also enjoyed helping you make using the Internet a lot easier with browser tabs, search engines, incognito mode and bookmarks. Finally, I… Continue reading Week 6. Internet Lingo and Final Exam

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ESL Digital Literacy

Week 3. Cybersecurity

Because of the potential of being hit by cyber-attackers and having your personal information stolen, it is important to stay safe online. It is important to watch out for Spams, scams and phishing. For more information, check out my other article on cybersecurity. During your time using the computer, you may be exposed to suspicious… Continue reading Week 3. Cybersecurity

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ESL Digital Literacy

Week 4. Tech Troubleshooting

Show what you know by taking the Week 3 Quiz. Click here if you need a refresh of the material first. You will often come up with problems when you use technology. It is important to be able to express those problems and to find ways to solve them. Common problems include freezing, Internet connectivity… Continue reading Week 4. Tech Troubleshooting

ESL Digital Literacy

Week 2. Internet and Web Browser Basics

In this lesson, you will learn how to identify and categorize common uses of the Internet, as well as use a web browser and search engine. First, if you haven't done so already, take the Tech Check Survey. Week 1 Kahoot Review Practice the content from Week 1 in this Kahoot! game. Next, show what… Continue reading Week 2. Internet and Web Browser Basics

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ESL Digital Literacy

Week 1. Basic Technology and Computer Components

Welcome! Today starts your journey towards becoming tech-savvy! In this series, you will learn about how technology can help you meet your English learning goals. You will also be able to identify the parts of a computer, use Google Forms and access digital learning resources. To keep up with updates to the SMMUSD ESL Conversation… Continue reading Week 1. Basic Technology and Computer Components