5th Grade Tech Curriculum


Fulfillment by Amazon $25.99


5th Grade Technology Curriculum is the sixth in a series designed to teach technology by integrating it into classroom inquiry. The choice of hundreds of school districts, private schools and homeschoolers around the world and tens of thousands of students, this nine-volume tech ed curriculum is the all-in-one solution to running an effective, efficient, and fun technology program for kindergarten-eighth grade (each grade level textbook sold separately) whether you are the lab specialist, IT coordinator, or classroom teacher.

233 images

24 assessments

14 pedagogic articles

21 posters

32 weeks


  • Perfect bound/Digital: 250 pages
  • Publisher: Structured Learning (August 2024)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-13: 978-0978780050 and 978-1-942101-27-7
  • Purchase
      • Print–fulfillment by Amazon
      • Digital–credit card (via PayPal, as a guest or with a membership)
      • School Purchase Order (min. $100)–Contact zeke.rowe@structuredlearning.net for details.
  • License: Single user

Each lesson is aligned with both Common Core State Standards and  National Educational Technology Standards, and includes:

  • academic applications for lessons
  • additional resources
  • assessment strategies
  • big idea
  • class exit tickets
  • class warmups
  • Common Core Standards
  • domain-specific vocabulary
  • emphasis on comprehension/problem-solving/critical thinking/preparing for career and college
  • essential question
  • examples
  • focus on transfer of knowledge and blended learning, collaboration and sharing
  • grading rubrics
  • homework
  • how to extend learning
  • ISTE Standards
  • materials required
  • options for adapting lessons to a class or lab
  • options for adapting lessons to PCs, iPads, Chromebooks, or Macs
  • problem-solving for lesson
  • skills required for lesson and learned during lesson
  • steps to accomplish goals
  • teacher preparation required
  • time required to complete

Using a tested approach that promotes literacy, critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making, students learn the technology required to prepare for their future. The secret is providing the appropriate lessons at the right time.

The book/ebook includes:

  • K-5 wide-ranging Scope and Sequence
  • K-8 technology curriculum map
  • 32 weekly lessons
  • monthly homework (3rd-8th only)
  • student Certificate of Completion
  • articles that address tech pedagogy
  • posters ready to print and hang on your walls

With your tech curriculum purchase, you receive FREE access to a wealth of online resources including hundreds of teacher materials that differentiate instruction, websites that extend learning, and free help from professionals using the curriculum through the companion blogs.

5th grade scaffolded tech units include:

  • Blogs
  • Coding/Programming
  • Digital Citizenship
  • Digital Tools in the Classroom
  • End-of-Year Challenge
  • Google Earth
  • Graphs
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Graphics and Photoshop
  • Internet Search
  • Intro
  • Keyboarding
  • Keyboarding and Science
  • Organizing Ideas
  • Problem Solving
  • Slideshows
  • Spreadsheet formulae and summative
  • Tables
  • Trifolds, Newsletter, Calendar
  • Website Evaluation
  • What Have I Learned
  • Writing with Graphics

Curious? Here’s a sample

5th grade Tech Curriculum V.6.6 preview

Note: Color shown in preview are included in pdf only

Get this Teacher Manual FREE when you buy a class set of student workbooks

Want a video?

If you’re looking for more depth, here’s a three-minute video on unpacking the K8 technology curriculum in your classroom:

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