Technology and Handwriting
Technology is an integral part of success. Your child will use the technology available at GVS as often as possible. Students will learn to use various types of technology to show learn, enhance their understanding, and show their thinking. We will also work on proper keyboarding skills.
This link is to the NH Technology standards. Much of this will be embedded into our daily lessons, as your students learn to use technology appropriately in the classroom.
Students in sixth grade also learn to read and write in cursive. While this skill is less frequently taught, we believe that it is integral to maintaining communication skills.
Students in the sixth grade using the Loops and Groups program and will have cursive homework to practice their skills.